Communist Party Congress: what happens after Beijing gathering

Date

September 1, 2017

Author

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Source

Macau Daily Times

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Subject

China

URL

http://macaudailytimes.com.mo/communist-party-congress-markets-find-happens-beijing-gathering.html

For most of the year, there’s been an oft-repeated refrain among China-watchers. Whispered in private meetings with clients or loudly spoken by confident brokers, it goes something like this: “Don’t worry about the economy or markets in 2017 – Beijing won’t let anything bad happen ahead of the Communist Party Congress.” Much less clear is what happens after the gathering, a once-in-five years conclave now scheduled to convene on Oct. 18 in Beijing.