China’s Big Leadership Reveal Will Show Extent of Xi’s Power
New Chinese leadership team set to be unveiled on Sunday
Xi expected to stay on, surround himself with key allies
China’s 1.4 billion people will only find out who’s running the world’s second-biggest economy when the Communist Party’s new leaders walk out on stage on Sunday.
It’s all but certain that President Xi Jinping, 69, will secure a precedent-busting third term in office. Whoever follows him on the Politburo Standing Committee will show how he intends to rule over the next five years.