Lens on Lianghui: Day One

This year's Lianghui – or Two Sessions – the city's most important annual political sessions, has begun. SHINE's Andy Boreham will give us a quick rundown each day.

This year's Lianghui — or Two Sessions — the city’s most important annual political sessions, has begun. Throughout this important week, Shanghai Daily's Andy Boreham will give you a quick roundup of each day's proceedings. Check out the roundup of Day One below.

So what exactly is Lianghui? Despite being Shanghai's most important annual meetings — a time where the course for Shanghai's next twelve months and beyond is set — not many people understand the sessions, or even know they exist!

In today's video Andy explains, in simple terms, what will happen during Two Sessions this year, and what that might mean for the future.

Check out other episodes of Lens on Lianghui here: Day Two, Day Three.

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