Latest News:  
Beijing   Sunny    6 / -4   City Forecast

People's Daily Online>>China Society

Lawmakers', political advisors' microblog highlights


08:22, March 06, 2012

BEIJING, March 5 (Xinhua) -- Amid China's microblog boom, a growing number of national lawmakers and political advisors have opened verified real-name microblogs to stay in touch with the country's estimated 260 million microbloggers.

Following are daily highlights from their microblogs, which are most active during the ongoing annual sessions of the National People's Congress (NPC), the top legislature, and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the top political advisory body.

----Li Dongsheng, an NPC deputy and the chairman of TCL Corp, posted this after the opening of the NPC session on Monday morning:

"I began to attend the Fifth Session of the 11th National People's Congress today. Premier Wen read the government report for one hour and fifty minutes in a robust voice, indicating his strong confidence in the economy."

----Sheng Lianxi, a political advisor and the Party secretary of Northeast Normal University, denied there are allowances for attending the session:

"There are no such things. To be honest, every political advisor is strictly self-disciplined. Two days ago, my child came to visit me [at the hotel accommodating political advisors] and paid 60 yuan for dinner. Then, my child said, 'This is what you eat?'"

【1】 【2】


Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name


Selections for you

  1. Chinese leaders join panel discussions, Hu stressing stability in Tibet

  2. Wounded Chinese workers in Congo blasts to head home

  3. Marvellous spectacles of extreme weather

  4. Odd-looking animals around world

Most Popular


  1. Facing problems forges confidence for development
  2. Defense budget guards peaceful intentions
  3. Will China's economy keep growing or slow down?
  4. Chinese products bring benefits to U.S. consumers
  5. Is international 'hot money' flowing into China?
  6. China's economy to roar ahead amid global woes
  7. U.S. solution to Syria issue doomed to failure
  8. Trust key to stability on Korean Peninsula
  9. Public will increasingly swaying diplomatic policies
  10. Political dialogue is right solution to Syrian crisis

What's happening in China

Students may get sporting chance

  1. Smokers may be singed by tax hikes
  2. Missing geologists in Kekexili still unfound
  3. Xisha Islands tourism to be developed
  4. Tourism resort seeks credibility after scandal
  5. Road rage killer sparks public fury

PD Online Data

  1. Spring Festival
  2. Chinese ethnic odyssey
  3. Yangge in Shaanxi
  4. Gaoqiao in Northern China
  5. The drum dance in Ansai