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  1. News - 18th Party Congress

    General Fan Changlong among contenders for top military post

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com General Fan Changlong's promotion to the army command would also put him in the Politburo Jinan stalwart emerges as candidate for military post General Fan Changlong, commander of the Jinan Military Command, has been tipped as a dark horse for a position as a vice-chairman of the army's powerful Central Military Commission after ...

  2. P.L.A. steps up its drive to reach out to other forces

    Posted May 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that the growth is for the benefit of China, but not a threat to the world'. Last month, General Guo Boxiong, vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission, made a four-day visit to Vietnam, which ... visited Asian countries since March, and the delegation members included members of the Central Military Commission and high-ranking officials from the navy and air force. Speculating ...

  3. Island must stay on alert, says Chen

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... thinking or unrealistic expectations even though Hu Jintao took over from Jiang Zemin as the head of the Central Military Commission,' said Mr Chen told a group of soldiers. He said the mainland had never let up in its efforts to suppress Taiwan internationally, nor eased its military intimidation of the island. 'Therefore it is necessary for us to remain on high alert ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's new austerity is catching on

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am

    ... of the Central Military Commission he is also its commander in chief. Indeed, frugality has been catching, with private companies scaling down their parties, to the chagrin of florists, wine merchants ... the message he has hammered since he took office in November, with a call for frugality in holding receptions targeted at government agencies, military units, state-owned enterprises, non-profit ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    China news round-up: Ta Kung Pao apologizes, Australian university denies ditching Dalai Lama

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 06:50am by Patrick Boehler

    ... an interest group blocking reforms,  says leading journalist Hu Shuli. People's Daily* The domestic paramilitary police should be better prepared, says Fan Changlong, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission. Economy Bloomberg China luxury jet sales are set to surge this year, says an analyst. Financial Times Amid lower growth, Beijing shifts focus to developing a mass consumer ...

  6. News - China

    Deng Xiaoping's grandson a county-level official, state media reveals

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 11:30am by Patrick Boehler

    ... previously worked as a secretary in the all-powerful Central Military Commission. Similarly two years later, now disgraced former Chongqing Party Secretary Bo Xilai, who is the son of one ...

  7. Times researcher awaits verdict after closed one-day trial

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... former president Jiang Zemin planned to step down from the Central Military Commission. His lawyers originally applied for two separate hearings so at least the fraud charge could be heard ...

  8. China's high-stakes race for space's strategic ground

    Posted Jul 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to both civilian and military communities. In China, there is no clear separation between its civil and military space programmes and industries. The People's Liberation Army's General Armaments Department under the Central Military Commission manages the launch, tracking, and control of all space missions, and civilian and military satellites. It also co-ordinates the technical ...

  9. News - China

    Long after retirement, Jiang Zemin continues to exert his influence

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... of Nottingham's China Policy Institute, said that Jiang was able to continue wielding power after stepping down as party leader by retaining his position on the Central Military Commission for another 2-1/2 years. "By staying on at the Central Military Commission, he continued to have a place to assert his authority for a couple of years after formally stepping down," Tsang said. ...

  10. Beijing buoyed by carrier's second sailing

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... was made by the top-level Central Military Commission. Andrei Chang, who edits the Canadian-based Kanwa AsianDefence Monthly and has monitored China's aircraft carrier project for 20 years, ... announcement showed a more confident Beijing eager to show off its military capabilities to the outside world. The refitted aircraft carrier would conduct 'scientific research ...




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