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  1. 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 ...

  2. Xi Jinping moves one step nearer top post

    Posted Oct 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters in Beijing Vice-President Xi Jinping looks set to be China's next top leader after he was named vice-chairman of the Communist Party's Central Military Commission ... not elaborate. Xi's latest promotion may mark the beginning of the second orderly transition of power in the history of the People's Republic. With the vice-presidency together with a leading ...

  3. Xi Jinping: Man for all factions is tip for top

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove Xi Jinping, a so-called princeling whose father was a Communist revolutionary, is now the man who would be king. Mr Xi is trusted by president and Communist Party general ... in a deliberate move to reject luxury. Retired Shanghai worker Qian Rongpei said: 'I don't know about Xi Jinping as he just took over the post. I only get information from the media or other ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Dec 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... In the story headlined 'Xi warns Taiwan on 1992 consensus' on page A5 yesterday, the warning for Taiwan not to deny the '1992 consensus' was made by Jia Qinglin, chairman of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, not Vice-President Xi Jinping. ...

  6. Rare insight into leader-in-waiting Xi

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Leaked US cables have given a rare glimpse into Xi Jinping, who is widely predicted to succeed President Hu Jintao at the 18th party congress in 2012. 'A source close ... and daughters of the senior communist party leaders on the mainland. Xi is the son of former deputy prime minister Xi Zhongxun. The US embassy source also said Xi Jinping chose to stay in officialdom ...

  7. Chongqing on song for visitor Xi

    Posted Dec 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alice Yan Vice-President Xi Jinping wrapped up a three-day visit to the southwestern municipality of Chongqing yesterday. Besides visiting businesses in the Liangjiang New Area development ... Television reported last night: 'During his visit, Xi Jinping commented positively on Chongqing's initiatives of singing Red songs, reading classical books, telling revolutionary stories ...

  8. Xi criticises cadres for personal excess

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vice-President Xi Jinping has criticised cadres for putting the pursuit of personal power and individual gain ahead of their duties and warned that such extravagances could weaken the Communist Party's six-decade hold on power. The remarks - published yesterday in Qiushi Journal, the party's leading policy magazine - come ahead of Xi's expected elevation ...

  9. Xi becomes 'man of mystery' as he returns home

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... While Vice-President Xi Jinping had shown his amiable and personable side during his US trip last month, the run ended as he turned more subdued at annual sessions of the national ... of the meeting with Hong Kong delegates to the CPPCC, Xi first shook hands with Lew Mon-hung and Vincent Lo Hong-sui - strong supporters of election candidate Leung Chun-ying - raising speculation about ...

  10. State media lavishes praise on rising star

    Posted Sep 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Xi Jinping, the emerging dark-horse candidate to head China's next generation of leaders, has received lavish praise from the state media for the second time in a week. ... Shanghai welcomes the Party Congress'. Mr Xi took over the Shanghai post from disgraced Chen Liangyu in March. On September 22, People's Daily ran a lengthy commentary praising ...




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