IN THE LATTER PART OF 2018, Chinaâ€™s State President and Communist Party (CCP) General Secretary Xi Jinping ä¹ è¿‘å¹³ made a series of widely reported public statements about Party support for the private sector. He appeared on television in an interview alongside Politburo member, VicePremier Liu He åˆ˜é¹¤ â€” a key architect of Chinaâ€™s current set of economic and financial policies â€” and convened what Hong Kongâ€™s South China Morning Post described as an â€˜unprecedented forumâ€™ to hear the views of business representatives.1 The Party, Xi reassured his audience, placed equal importance on private enterprises and state-owned enterprises (SOEs).
|Title of host publication||China Story Yearbook 2018: Power|
|Editors||J Golley, L Jaivin, P J Farrelly & S Strange|
|Place of Publication||Canberra, Australia|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|