Clues towards China's future direction?

News   •   Oct 26, 2012 06:42 GMT

Some recent articles run by official state news agency Xinhua may give some clue as to the content of the party congress work report that will be presented at the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC).

Several articles have highlighted separately scientific development, democracy and economic-ecological harmony challenges as major themes for China's CPC.

According to Xinhua, the implementation of scientific development will be a long-term, arduous task, identifying housing and energy as key issues for the country.

The article notes that housing affects ordinary Chinese people's lives as well as society more broadly, with high property prices fuelling resentment. Also mentioned are land appropriation and the specific case of Wukan, while stating deepen its reform and opening-up.

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