China's presidential term limit: Impact abroad

China's presidential term limit: Impact abroad

What ‘Emperor Xi’ means for China and the world
Chinese President Xi Jinping can now stay in power indefinitely, after lawmakers nearly unanimously approved changes to the constitution.  Over the weekend, they agreed to remove term limits for the positions of president and vice-president. Xi, currently heading into his second five-year term as president, is now China's most powerful leader in decades. ​ What does his leadership mean for China and the world? Inkstone has invited Willy Lam, a veteran China watcher at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Zhu Lijia, a public affairs professor at the state-run Chinese Academy of Governance, to offer their views. What impact will this have on Chinese society? Xi has been tightening the Chi
What ‘Emperor Xi’ means for China and the world