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China sets growth target, set to end president term limit

China sets growth target, set to end president term limit

It's necessary and timely to include important theories, philosophies, strategies and policies adopted at the 19th CPC National Congress, turning China into a modern socialist country that is prosperous, strong, democratic, culturally advanced, harmonious and attractive, realising national rejuvenation, setting the leadership of the Party as the defining feature, revising the term limits for the Chinese President and Vice-President, and deepening the supervisory system reform. Xi is nearing the end of his first term as president. "We have a lot of great people, but certain things, we don't have the right people", he was quoted as saying.

China's People's Congress is large, and largely ceremonial.

President Xi Jinping's top economic aide, Liu He, met with USA officials at the White House this week to discuss the fraught economic relationship.

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The largely rubber-stamp parliament, known as the National People's Congress, is stacked with those who follow the word of the central leadership to the letter.

It ascribed the rise in the country's military budget to tensions in the South China Sea and plans by the US, Japan, Australia and India to form alliances.

Xi, already seen as the most powerful Chinese leader in decades, also heads the party and the military - two posts more powerful than the presidency with no term limits. Ma Baozi, from central Henan province, a source of numerous migrant workers who power the country's economy, said of ditching presidential term limits: "It's very good. Do you think she's happy?" They temporarily banned the use of the phrases "personality cult" and "my emperor", and also references to Winnie the Pooh (a character long used to mock Xi Jinping based on an apparent resemblance).

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Infrastructure connectivity building has yielded early harvests, policy communication is going deeper, cooperation mechanisms are being strengthened and collaboration is unfolding across the board, Zhang said. The 69-year-old was at the forefront of Xi Jinping's campaign against corruption, before stepping down as a Politburo Standing Committee member last autumn. As far as we know he's in excellent health.

Which makes CNN's latest report on Trump all the more worrying: the network obtained a recording of the president delivering unscripted remarks to Republican donors in Florida on Saturday.

The comments came in response to US President Donald Trump's announcement of plans to impose a 25% import tax on steel and 10% on aluminum - a move which China's Ministry of Commerce described as seriously damaging to the mechanisms of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). While this isn't the kind of event where there are tacky souvenirs celebrating Xi's life for sale, the official admiration of the president has been in overdrive in the run-up to the parliamentary session.

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