Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to secure a third term during next year’s national congress. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to secure a third term during next year’s national congress. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s Communist Party is looking for a new generation of leaders. They’ll have to pass ‘the loyalty test’

  • Ahead of next year’s leadership reshuffle, personnel chief Chen Xi says ‘political quality’ is crucial for promotion
  • He says having the best and most loyal talent at the top will be critical to realising the goal of national rejuvenation

Topic |   Communist Party politics
Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to secure a third term during next year’s national congress. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to secure a third term during next year’s national congress. Photo: EPA-EFE
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