Thai PM Srettha to visit China for talks with Xi Jinping

President of China Xi Jinping
Vladimir Putin had a meeting with President of China Xi Jinping and President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj. Photo: kremlin.ru.

Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin will visit China next week, to hold talks with President Xi Jinping and attend the Belt and Road Forum (BRF), according [Read More…]

Xi Jinping retains power for five more years and consolidates his position as China’s leader

Xi Jinping in 2019
Xi Jinping in 2019. Photo: Palácio do Planalto. CC BY-SA 4.0.

In a crowded hall and with overwhelming applause, the National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party received last October 16 the current leader and president [Read More…]

Chinese Lawmakers Rule to Abolish Presidential Term Limit, Enshrine Xi’s Ideas

President of China Xi Jinping in London
President of China Xi Jinping in London, England. Photo: Foreign and Commonwealth Office / flickr.

According to a new amendment to China’s constitution, the country’s president will no longer be limited to two consecutive five-year terms. Lawmakers also approved the [Read More…]