BEIJING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping will head the national security commission, the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee decided on Friday.
Premier Li Keqiang and top legislator Zhang Dejiang will be deputy head of the commission, according to a decision adopted at a political bureau meeting.
Xi Jinping expounds security commission role
BEIJING, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- Xi Jinping has explained the main responsibilities of the national security commission.
A national security commission will be established to improve systems and strategies for national security, according to a major decision by the Third Plenary Session of the 18th CPC Central Committee, which was held from Nov. 9 to 12. Full story
President Xi to lead overall reform
BEIJING, Dec. 30 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping will head a leading group for overall reform, the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee decided on Monday.
The political bureau decided to set up the group to lead the work to comprehensively deepen reform and appoint Xi as its head, according to a decision adopted at a political bureau meeting held on Monday. Full story
Commentary: China's new security commission conducive to world peace
BEIJING, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- The plenum of the Communist Party of China (CPC), which concluded last week, wasn't entirely about economic reform as expected, with the formation of a new national security commission turning out to be an eye-catching part of China's ambitious reform agenda.
The national security commission and its similar bodies can be found in scores of countries all over the world, including the United States and Russia. Full story
China to establish state security committee: communique
BEIJING, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) -- China will establish a state security committee, improving systems and strategies to ensure national security, according to a communique issued Tuesday after the Third Plenary Session of the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee.
China will improve social governance and safeguard the interests of the people, according to the communique. Full story