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  1. Central Committee approves plan to streamline cabinet

    Posted Feb 28th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The Communist Party's Central Committee endorsed a comprehensive administrative reform plan yesterday that includes the streamlining of the State Council, the mainland's cabinet. The second plenary session of the party's 17th Central Committee, chaired by president and party general secretary Hu Jintao, also approved the proposed new leadership ...

  2. Key party central committee meeting scheduled

    Posted Jul 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The Communist Party leadership will hold an important meeting of the powerful members of the central committee in October. The Sixth Session of the 16th Communist Party Central Committee would review a work report by the Politburo, Xinhua reported yesterday. It would also 'study the issue of building a harmonious socialist society'- a concept ...


    Jiang Zemin's allies set to eclipse Hu Jintao's on new Standing Committee

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Staff Reporter Signs point to allies of Jiang Zemin holding sway in next Standing Committee Jiang set to eclipse Hu in new line-up Former party leader Jiang Zemin's influence may ... decision-makers, who will face the unenviable task of steering the world's second-largest economy onto a more sustainable path. The number of Politburo Standing Committee members will be reduced from ...

  4. Sneaking a peak behind top committee's closed doors

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... secretive session of more than 350 members of the Central Committee, people at home and abroad are more interested in issues that are not publicised but are surely discussed and debated during ... committee voted to make Vice-President Xi Jinping one of the deputy vice-chairmen of the Central Military Commission, giving unmistakable signs that he would take over as the country's leader ...

  5. Standing Committee lacks local knowledge

    Posted Apr 06th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung in Beijing Only half a dozen of the 176 members of the national legislature's Standing Committee which is interpreting Basic Law provisions on Hong Kong's political reform have first-hand knowledge of the city. The former director of the central government's liaison office, Jiang Enzhu, and Ji Peiding, formerly commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign ...

  6. Quartet tipped for top echelon fall short of expectations abroad

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Dejiang, Yu Zhengsheng and Liu Yandong were once tipped by the rumour mills for the apex of power- the Politburo Standing Committee- but all they won were consolation prizes. It is difficult ... expectations for Ms Liu, director of the Central United Front Work Department, again based on her strong CYL background. The 62-year old was tipped to be Shanghai party boss before the job went to Xi ...

  7. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Sep 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the story 'Heavy workload leads Wen to postpone trip' on page A10 on Saturday, it was wrongly stated that the sixth plenary session of the 11th Central Committee of the Communist Party is scheduled to open in the second half of next month. It should be the fifth plenary session of the 16th Central Committee. ...

  8. Heir apparent's role in Olympics confirmed

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... of the Beijing Olympics and Paralympics launched in January by the Central Party Committee'. The small group of Communist Party heavyweights have apparently taken over the final say from Bocog over ... organising body confirmed yesterday. Xi Jinping, a newly promoted Politburo Standing Committee member and heir apparent to President Hu Jintao, is the point man in the country's top leadership ...

  9. Nine 'right number for top leadership'

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... top decision-making body at nine. The article in the People's Daily comes amid speculation that the number of seats on the Politburo Standing Committee could be cut from nine to seven. The nine-member committee was a 'collective presidential system' with Chinese characteristics, which suggests the nine leaders head eight leading state organs, wrote Hu Angang, director ...

  10. 'Consensus' on two fewer seats at the top table

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the party's 2007 constitution, the Central Committee is the top decision-making body and elects the party's general secretary, its Politburo and the Politburo Standing Committee. Members of the Politburo should come from the Central Committee, and members of the Politburo Standing Committee from the Politburo. The party's general secretary should also be a member of the committee ...




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