The Communist Party is making the final preparations for its national congress in Beijing next week. Photo: AP
The Communist Party is making the final preparations for its national congress in Beijing next week. Photo: AP

China’s top Communist Party leaders make final preparations behind closed doors ahead of 20th party congress as Xi Jinping looks set for third term in power

  • The Central Committee wrapped up the 4-day plenum where senior cadres will have been briefed about the major leadership shake-up to be announced next week
  • Next week’s set piece is also expected to see changes to the party’s constitution that will further cement Xi’s position and that of his political philosophy

The Communist Party is making the final preparations for its national congress in Beijing next week. Photo: AP
The Communist Party is making the final preparations for its national congress in Beijing next week. Photo: AP
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