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  1. News - 18th Party Congress

    Beijing party boss Guo Jinlong a populist politician who's star is rising

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing jiangtao.shi@scmp.com Guo Jinlong was a populist politician until the catastrophic Beijing floods this summer, but after shielding Hu from blame, his star is rising Master of the long game Guo Jinlong, a shrewd political survivor and former athlete, found himself in the eye of a storm within days of his appointment as Beijing party chief in early July. ...

  2. Beijing's mayor arrives in Taiwan

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Beijing mayor Guo Jinlong arrived in Taiwan yesterday for a six-day visit, becoming the first mainland local government leader to visit the island following its presidential election last month. Guo is the first Beijing mayor to visit the island's capital, Taipei, and his visit is being seen as highly significant given ...

  3. 'Cultural journey' boosts Taiwan ties

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Beijing Mayor Guo Jinlong wrapped up a six-day visit to Taiwan yesterday that analysts said marked a new phase in cross-strait relations. Although the trip by Guo (pictured) was marred by daily protests by Falun Gong and Tibetan activists living in Taiwan, he was able to accomplish his mission and pave the way for Beijing to use ...

  4. Who said it?

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... This government seems to want to go all out to suppress the opposition Albert Cheng King-hon accuses the government of being behind a shareholder's decision not to put more cash into his broadcasting company We will make sure not a single person will die in Beijing any more during the major flood period Beijing party boss Guo Jinlong Call me chauvinistic, call me ...

  5. Hu protege to become provincial party boss

    Posted Nov 07th 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... who was appointed Jiangxi party secretary in 1985. In the upcoming reshuffle, Anhui province party chief Guo Jinlong will head the western province of Sichuan. He will be replaced by Shanghai ...

  6. PLA agency aims to give military a confidence boost

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... 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 ...

  7. Mayor elected Beijing party secretary

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Beijing mayor Guo Jinlong was promoted to party secretary of the capital yesterday at the close of the municipal Communist Party congress, paving the way for him to become a Politburo member at this autumn's national party congress. Guo, a close ally of President Hu Jintao, replaces 70-year-old Liu Qi and his promotion means Hu will still have a strong ...

  8. Beijing top brass quit in reshuffle

    Posted Jul 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as acting mayor after Guo Jinlong tendered his resignation. Deputy mayor Ji Lin also stepped down. The moves were not unexpected. Guo, 65, was promoted to Beijing party secretary at the municipal ... it was announced after the rainstorm, triggering speculation over whether Guo stepped down because of them.' Zhu Lijia, from the Chinese Academy of Governance, said the reshuffle had been decided ...

  9. Stay loyal, troops in Tibet told

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the central leadership. Central Military Commission vice-chairman General Guo Boxiong, on an inspection trip to the remote region ahead of a key party congress, urged increased ideological education ... of the visit, the exact location, or who accompanied Guo to the Himalayan region. 'In the run up to the party's 18th national congress, more efforts should be made to ensure the army's ...

  10. Hu promotes rising PLA star to general

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of General Guo Boxiong, the executive vice-chairman of the commission. Both commanded the 47th Army, the elite troop of the Lanzhou Military Region. General Chang could be a candidate to succeed General Guo, 65, once he retires, observers said. ...




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