China&#039;s 18th Party Congress http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22793/all en China: Where the Party's at http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/121109/communist-party-congress-hu-jintao-xi-jinping <p>On Thursday, China opened its week-long Party Congress, at which the Party will announce its leadership for at least the next five years. The Party Congress is a widely watched event, given that it is one the few windows into the opaque government of the world&#39;s largest nation, to say nothing of the small group of people who will attempt to control the world&#39;s second-largest economy. Here&#39;s a recap of the first two days&#39; events.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/121109/communist-party-congress-hu-jintao-xi-jinping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China's 18th Party Congress World Leaders China Political Risk Fri, 09 Nov 2012 17:33:00 +0000 Cain Nunns 5725475 at http://www.globalpost.com