Communist Party

China’s New Leadership Led by Xi Jinping*

State media report that Xi Jinping is to take the reins of China's all-powerful Communist Party in a leadership transition that will put him in charge of the world's number-two economy for the next decade.

China Opens Communist Party Congress*

China's ruling Communist Party has launched its national congress, a pivotal event that ushers in a new set of top leaders for the next decade.