The 19th Communist Party of China National Congress
The 19th Communist Party of China National Congress will convene in Beijing on Oct 18 in 2017.
According to the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, the 19th Communist Party of China National Congress will elect a new CPC Central Committee and Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.
The National Congress is "greatly important" at a time the country is undergoing the decisive stage in finishing the building of a moderately prosperous society in all respects as well as the crucial period of the development of socialism with Chinese characteristics.
The National Congress will hold high the banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, be guided by Marxism-Leninism, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory and the Thought of Three Represents, and the Scientific Outlook on Development.
The congress will put into practice guiding principles from Xi's major policy addresses as well as new ideas, thoughts and strategies regarding governance by the CPC Central Committee.
The National Congress will review the Party's work over the past five years and summarize the historical process and the experiences the CPC Central Committee with Xi Jinping as its core has gained uniting and leading people of all ethnic groups to carry on and advance socialism with Chinese characteristics.
The 19th Communist Party of China National Congress will thoroughly examine the current international and domestic situation, fully take into account new requirements for the Party and the country's development as well as new expectations from the people, draw guidelines for actions and major policies that meet the requirements of the times, call upon all members of the Party and all the people of China to fortify their confidence in the socialist path, theories, system and culture with Chinese characteristics.
The 19th Communist Party of China National Congress will continue promoting coordinated progress in economic, political, cultural, social and ecological areas, continue advancing in a coordinated manner the Four-Pronged Comprehensive Strategy, will continue promoting the Party building and working together to build a moderately prosperous society in all respects and striving to start a new situation of socialism with Chinese characteristics.