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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Xi Jinping warns of unrest if graft not tackled

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 11:45am

    ... If corruption is allowed to run wild in China then the ruling Communist Party risks major unrest and the collapse of its rule, state media on Monday quoted Vice President Xi Jinping as saying at one of his first major meetings since being named as new leader at the 18th party congress. In unusually blunt language, Xi, who assumes Hu Jintao’s job as head of state in March next ...

  2. News - China - POLITICS

    Vice-President Xi Jinping makes first public appearance for two weeks

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Vice-president, presumed to be leader in waiting, returns to spotlight after two-week absence looking fit and happy at university in Beijing Xi Jinping steps out to put an end to rumours Xi Jinping puts the rumours to rest Vice-President Xi Jinping re-emerged onto the public stage in Beijing yesterday after a two-week absence that fuelled rumours ...

  3. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping to attend China-Asean Expo in bid to fight health rumours

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Vice-President will take part in this week's China-Asean Expo in a bid to finally end speculation over his health and political status China's leader-in-waiting Xi Jinping ... Xi will take part in the opening ceremony and other activities at the expo in Nanning , the capital city of the southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING WANG XIANGWEI

    Influence of predecessors will test Xi Jinping's political skills

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Despite the heightened political uncertainty, there is every reason to believe the transfer of power will be orderly and peaceful, not least because Vice-President Xi Jinping and Vice-Premier Li ... of predecessors will set tough test for Xi With the Communist Party's 18th congress just weeks away, the overseas media has focused upon the summer resort of Beidaihe where mainland leaders ...

  5. How Xi Jinping can prove China is not a kleptocracy

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Last Friday the Bloomberg news agency published a 4,000-word investigation into the family business interests of Xi Jinping, heir apparent to China's presidency. From rare earth ... a multibillion-yuan business empire built up by Xi's siblings, his in-laws and their children. Although the news agency stressed that its reporters had not traced any holdings directly to Xi, his ...

  6. Xi Jinping's HK role hailed as welcome news for the city

    Posted Nov 10th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Denise Hung and Ambrose Leung Xi Jinping, a new Politburo Standing Committee member, has officially succeeded Vice-President Zeng Qinghong as Beijing's top man overseeing Hong Kong affairs. Chen Zuoer, deputy director of the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, told Hong Kong reporters in Beijing that Mr Xi had taken up the post of the head of the Communist Party's ...

  7. Election puts Xi Jinping a step closer to top post

    Posted Mar 16th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... and named Xi Jinping vice-president, a widely anticipated move that consolidated Mr Xi's status as Mr Hu's heir apparent in five years. In October, Mr Xi was appointed to the nine-member ... Hu and five abstentions from the nearly 3,000 deputies, while there were 28 votes against Mr Xi and 17 abstentions. Mr Xi is not Mr Hu's favoured choice, but the son of party elder Xi ...

  8. Beijing reminder

    Posted Jul 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vice-President Xi Jinping urged the chief executive to govern Hong Kong 'sensibly and reasonably'. Are observers right to see this as a dressing down. How should Donald Tsang respond? Write to us. ...

  9. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted May 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In an article on Wednesday on page A18, Vice-president Xi Jinping was incorrectly described as a protege of President Hu Jintao. He is viewed more as an heir-apparent to President Hu. ...

  10. Xi welcomed with 19-gun salute and honour guard

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Pentagon gave Vice-President Xi Jinping a 19-gun salute and rolled out an honour guard welcome featuring 350 troops. Such an elaborate greeting is highly unusual for a visiting vice-president, and suggests the Obama administration attaches great importance to Xi's trip. Military ties between the two countries have been plagued by disputes, ranging from US arms sales ...




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