BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- The general offices of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council have jointly released a circular on improving the system of administrative adjudication and strengthening related work.
According to the circular, administrative adjudication refers to the act of administrative organs which adjudicate the civil disputes that are closely related to administration.
With higher efficiency, lower costs and easier procedures, administrative adjudication can help facilitate quicker solutions to disputes, and serve as an important method to handle civil disputes, the circular reads.
More efforts should be made to improve the administrative adjudication of disputes in areas such as the ownership of natural resources, infringement of intellectual property rights and government procurement, according to the circular.
It asks for more application of modern information technology in administrative adjudication, as well as further legislation to regulate the system of administrative adjudication.