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The 19th National Congress of CPC opens


The Communist Party of China (CPC) opens the 19th National Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Oct. 18, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]
 
BEIJING, Oct. 18 -- The Communist Party of China (CPC) opens the 19th National Congress at 9 a.m Wednesday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 18, 2017.

Xi Jinping delivered a report titled "Secure a decisive victory in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects and strive for the great success of socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era."

The theme of the congress is to "remain true to our original aspiration and keep our mission firmly in mind, hold high the banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, secure a decisive victory in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects, strive for the great success of socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era, and work tirelessly to realize the Chinese Dream of national rejuvenation."

"The original aspiration and the mission of Chinese Communists is to seek happiness for the Chinese people and rejuvenation for the Chinese nation," Xi said.

Also, live coverage of the opening ceremony of the CPC congress is provided by Chinese leading media organizations.
Journalists work at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 18, 2017. The Communist Party of China (CPC) opened the 19th National Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Wednesday morning. [Photo/Xinhua]
Delegates attend the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 18, 2017. The CPC opened the 19th National Congress at the Great Hall of the People Wednesday morning. [Photo/Xinhua]