President Xi has visited the Rocket Force of the People's Liberation Army. Xi conferred military flags on the Rocket Force, which was established at the end of last year as part of an ongoing program of modernisation to China's military.
The sixth plenary session of the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee will be held from Oct. 24 to 27, the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee announced after a meeting on Tuesday.
China's industrial profits grew quickly in August. Automobiles, steel, and oil sectors led the gains. The National Bureau of Statistics says total profits hit 535 billion yuan last month, up 19.5 percent from a year ago.