Xi signaled his strength past year when he had his theories added to the Communist Party charter and he bucked the trend to designate a successor at the end of his first term.
The party loyalists who attend the annual session of parliament have said the decision is popular with ordinary Chinese people and asserted that China was lucky to have a leader of Xi's calibre.
The Communist Party's power-broking congress in October confirmed Xi's induction into the leadership pantheon alongside Mao and market reformer Deng Xiaoping by writing his name and political ideology into the party's constitution.
In another major constitutional change approved Sunday, a national anti-corruption agency, called the National Supervision Commission, was approved.
In late February, the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party proposed the removal of the constitutional provision implying that Chinese president and vice-president should serve no more than two consecutive terms.
Western China experts and Chinese liberals fear Xi's move sounds the death knell for China's system of collective leadership and returns the country to an era of repressive one-man rule.
The change in presidency aligns it with the other posts Xi holds, as head of the Communist Party and head of the military, neither of which have term limits, Kuhn says.
"It is an important measure to priorities the coordination between the party, the military and country, said Shen Chunyao, Chairman of the Commission for Legislative Affairs of the NPC Standing Committee".
China officially ended presidential term limits which in effect means that the current President Xi Jinping can remain in power indefinitely.
On Sunday, in a sign of the vote's sensitivity, government censors were said to be aggressively scrubbing social media of opposition to the historic move. The political mantra in Beijing is that only Xi's leadership can allow the Asian giant to become a global superpower by 2049, the centenary of the People's Republic of China.
While some scholars questioned the wisdom of the move, others said they saw value in sending the message that Xi would be setting policy for many years to come.
With the term limit gone, Xi can rule China until he retires, dies or is ousted. The reality is that constitutional amendments adopted at that meeting do not even allude to economic reforms, but it seems clear, given its draft, that y could have an indirect impact on m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's almost absolute control of his country's politics for nearly two decades may give a hint of what Xi's rising status could trigger both internally and externally.
"He wants to prevent power from falling into the hands of technocrats like Jiang (Zemin) and Hu (Jintao)", Wu said, referring to Xi's two predecessors.
The Justice Department is suing the state of California for laws it says unconstitutionally protect undocumented immigrants. Alejandra Sotelo-Solis, a National City Councilmember, said she felt "sad" and "infuriated" when she saw the video.
Shkreli is about to turn 35 years old", she said "He is a man who needs to take responsibility for his actions". The former pharma boss wept in the NY courtroom as he begged the judge not to sentence him to years in prison.
Microsoft expects that Windows 10 S-mode enabled devices will start shipping in the coming months from its partners. Joe Belfiore , Microsoft Vice President responsible for Windows, told about the upcoming changes.
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The facility has set up a call center for patients to arrange and appointment or calls to speak with their physicians. The storage tank had off-site monitoring and an audible alarm that would alert staff to such a temperature change.
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Gibson also adds another big body in the paint to help the Timberwolves crash the boards for second-chance opportunities. On Friday morning, it was reported that Curry will not travel with the team and will remain at home to rest and recover.
During the search operation, three unidentified dead bodies were found at chemical factory Arti Industries, said an official. The fire engulfed the factory at around 11.40 pm after a massive explosion inside a boiler, a senior police official said.
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