|Notice on Foreign Media Accreditation for Covering 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China|
Dear Members of Media Organizations,
The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China will be opened in Beijing on 18 October 2017. The Information Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China is responsible for taking and processing applications of members of foreign media organizations for covering the Congress. The procedure for application is as follows:
Journalists of foreign media organizations and Chinese nationals working for offices of foreign media organizations in China are kindly requested to register online at http://cpc19reg.zgjx.cn preferably via such web browsers as Internet Explorer 8 or above, Google Chrome or Firefox. The application may be completed in Chinese or English.
Apart from online registration, resident members of foreign media organizations in China are kindly requested to submit to the Information Department a letter of confirmation from the media organizations they represent.
Non-resident members of foreign media organizations shall submit their application for covering the Congress in writing to the Information Department through local Chinese diplomatic or consular missions, or the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region or the Macao Special Administrative Region. They shall also submit a copy of CV and a letter of application from the relevant media organizations they work for.
Chinese nationals working for offices of foreign media organizations in China shall submit to the Information Department a letter of confirmation issued by their media organizations with copies of their Chinese Employee Cards.
Information on the Congress schedule and how and where the accreditation badges could be picked up will be released in a separate notice.
No registration and application will be accepted after 24:00 hours 25 September 2017 Beijing Time.
Contact: Mr. Shao Yuzhou 86-10-65964119
Ms. Gao Chong 86-10-65963371
Ms. Wang Yifei 86-10-65963856
Information Department of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China
September 8, 2017