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  1. Vice-president tipped for military commission

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei Zeng tipped for military commission Vice-President Zeng Qinghong is expected to be appointed to a senior position in the Central Military Commission, cementing his position ... is one of Mr Jiang's most trusted aides and advisers. His appointment to the Central Military Commission would ensure his role as a key-decision maker in the fourth-generation leadership. ...

  2. Central Asia expert to head PLA intelligence

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... commanders of those forces late last month. The PLA will see power reshuffles, including restructuring of its top decision-making body, the Central Military Commission (CMC), at the Communist ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com A highly-educated expert in Russian, eastern European and Central Asian affairs has been named the head of China's military intelligence, state media ...

  3. Bean counters have PLA brass in sights

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... inside the army. The team- which answers directly to President Hu Jintao and the PLA's supreme command body, the Central Military Commission- would first focus on the costs of all drills ... the PLA's four general headquarters was founded on July 20 last year by the CMC's directive and approved by Hu, the commission chairman. The purpose is greater oversight of military ...

  4. Sino-US chill curbs informal links

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The three-year-old grouping has seen top retired brass meet officials on both sides including General Xu Caihou, vice chairman of the Central Military Commission, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Greg Torode Chief Asia correspondent The continued freeze in Sino-US military exchanges is affecting a private venture to foster ties between retired generals from both sides. Admiral Bill ...

  5. Hu calls for PLA loyalty as fears grow of trouble ahead

    Posted Feb 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... sure the army stays absolutely loyal to the Communist Party as China enters a year of harsh economic reality and sensitive anniversaries. In a meeting with the top brass of the Central Military ... Central Television reported the event as the top news at its evening news programme last night. Mr Hu also called on the army to modernise itself and prepare for possible 'military ...

  6. Privatisation, cuts planned for PLA

    Posted Mar 04th 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ...- the world's largest- and creating a more professional fighting force. Last September Jiang Zemin, chairman of the Central Military Commission, said the PLA would cut about 200,000 troops by next year. ... to be cut or merged were most of the PLA's famed song and dance troupes, an official report said. Athletic and medical units will also be trimmed. Quoting mainland military sources, the Beijing ...

  7. PLA agency aims to give military a confidence boost

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com The Central Military Commission has set up a strategic planning agency which analysts said would help better define the People's Liberation ... Guo Boxiong said the new agency would 'improve the strategic management of the military'. He urged the agency to establish smooth and efficient co-operation with central government ...

  8. PLA eyes talent pool to expand capability

    Posted Apr 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... such as the humanitarian missions the army has carried out domestically and overseas. The plan aims to fine-tune the army's modernisation, according to a statement from the PLA's top brass- the Central Military Commission (CMC)- posted on the Ministry of Defence's website on Monday. It said the army had acquired an array of hi-tech weaponry but the quality of its soldiers lagged far behind. ...

  9. PLA seeks to become nimbler and leaner

    Posted Jul 15th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... be demobilised. The plan was approved by the Central Military Commission and heads of the four general PLA headquarters in a joint meeting in Beijing. President Hu Jintao, who is also the chairman ... the massive military organisation into a nimble, knowledge-based fighting force. At the heart of the restructuring is an increase in the number of specialists and non-commissioned officers. The number ...

  10. Surprises as six appointed generals

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... promoted yesterday to the highest possible ranks they can obtain. President Hu Jintao, who is also chairman of the Central Military Commission, conferred the promotion of Lieutenant General Wang ... of the PLA's decision-making Central Military Commission, and General Chang are prominent figures in the 'northwest army'. The passing up of Xu Fenlin in the latest promotions may be viewed ...




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