Post Tagged with: "NPC"

China: Journalist Jia Jia arrested as media climate darkens

State controls over the news media and internet have increased under Xi Jinping.

Repression increasing but splits also emerging within Chinese party-state

China: Massive job destruction has already begun

A steel mill in Anhui province.

China’s rulers are destroying ten times as many coal mining jobs as Britain’s ‘Iron Lady’ Mrs Thatcher

China: Twin meetings, mass layoffs and failed reforms

Meeting of the National People's Congress

A panel of socialists give their views on what’s happening in China

China’s NPC meets with the super-rich in the spotlight

China’s NPC meets with the super-rich in the spotlight

More than a third of China’s top 100 billionaires sit in the national ‘parliament’ David Hundorf, chinaworker.info China’s ornamental ‘parliament’ the National People’s Congress (NPC) opens its annual session on Thursday in Beijing. The meeting will be followed assiduously by global media for signals about future economic policy as the […]

Hong Kong: Student activists arrested as police step up repression

Hong Kong: Student activists arrested as police step up repression

For a new, enlarged school strike to fightback against the crackdown on student pro-democracy protests Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) Hong Kong’s week-long student strike in support of a democratic election system reached a climax on Friday night, 26 September, as thousands of democracy protesters gathered again outside the […]