CPC official stresses importance of ideological work

Global Times
June 19, 2017
A senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official Monday called for efforts to create a good atmosphere for the 19th CPC National Congress scheduled for later this year. 

Liu Qibao, a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, made the remarks when attending a meeting on ideological work. 

While stressing the CPC’s leadership over ideological work, Liu said efforts should be made to guide the ideological work with the outcomes of the Party’s theoretical innovation. 

Efforts should also be made to improve the influence and credibility of mainstream ideology and to consolidate the guiding status of Marxism in ideological work, according to Liu.