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  1. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    World waits for timetable on Beijing's leadership transition

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... once-in-a-decade leadership transition, the mainland's massive propaganda machine is getting into gear by eulogising the achievements of the 10-year rule under President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen ... the Diaoyu Islands, the noticeable slowdown in the mainland economy, and waves of unrests and protests sweeping the country. Ironically, the very leadership-transition process through which Beijing ...

  2. News - 18th Party Congress - PARTY RESHUFFLE

    A black Ferrari, a playboy’s death and political fallout for Hu Jintao’s top aide

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 06:06pm

    ... “China’s leadership transition”. ...


    Hu Jintao likely to remain military chief, says Tung Chee-hwa

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... As to Xi's two-week disappearance this month, which triggered concerns over whether the once-in-a-decade leadership transition would proceed smoothly, Tung said he merely suffered a back injury while ... by China could help him solicit support from army top brass. "The US and Japan are exerting pressure on China, and there are worries that the leadership transition will lead to a power vacuum ...

  4. 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

    ... mayor. His emergence as a surprise, early winner of the behind-the-scenes horse trading added intrigue in the lead-up to this year's once-a-decade leadership transition. But before he could ... expansion and inadequate infrastructure were flatly rejected. Online the few daring voices questioning Guo's leadership and scattered calls for his resignation were quickly censored. ...

  5. News - 18th Party Congress

    Rise of China's military and economic power leaves rest of world wary

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com The arrival of China on the international scene, economically and militarily, has brought much tension as the world works out how to accommodate this new superpower Growing influence When President Hu Jintao and Premi ...

  6. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    How rise and falls in rankings reveal true picture

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... in choosing Xi as the successor to Hu, who preferred Li Keqiang, his protégé, and at the 18th party congress in November when the new leadership was unveiled, the seven-member Politburo Standing ... down from his post as president in March. Despite the fact that Jiang outmanoeuvred him on the new leadership line-up, Hu can also take some comfort in the fact that he had managed to elevate ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    With power shift half done, who's in charge of China?

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... prolonged, transition a decade ago, which eventually gave Hu supreme power, the same questions were asked, but with less urgency. Then, China was the world's seventh-biggest economy, with gross ... the drawn-out leadership change could give rise to confusion. "It is inevitable that foreign governments will ask who are the next point men on trade and diplomacy," he said. Of course, ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi Jinping's public relations test

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Kerry Brown

    ... Party leadership walked before the world's press last week, there was a feeling of anticlimax. If Hu Jintao had wanted to create a process that ended up boring everyone into submission, ... and structurally, the party leadership is hedged in. If they fail to deliver good growth, their legitimacy is undermined. If they alienate the important forces of vested interests and the elite networks ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA pledges loyalty to military leader-in-waiting

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... the party's absolute leadership of the army, a back-page article in yesterday's PLA Daily said. The report lauded the country's achievements under Hu's leadership over the past decade. ... of party general secretary and chairman of its CMC, winning lavish applause for making way for the new leadership line-up, headed by Xi. Jiang handed the party leadership to Hu in 2002 but, ...

  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping commands special military commission meeting

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Military Commission (CMC) a day after being put in charge. And President Hu Jintao, who on Thursday passed the chairmanship of the body that controls the PLA, along with the leadership ...




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