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  1. Cabinet reform tops agenda at party meeting

    Posted Feb 26th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... ministry. Li Keqiang, who is expected to become executive vice-premier at the end of the NPC meeting and succeed Wen Jiabao as premier five years later, is in charge of the reform. Mao Shoulong, ... Professor Mao, who has been advising the government on the proposed reform, said the plan was likely to cut the number of ministries substantially. He expected super-ministries would be set up ...

  2. Ousted former leader is celebrated

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... from the 1959-61 famine. However, his popularity led to Mao Zedong perceiving him as a rival. He was purged and named as a traitor and the nation's No1 capitalist follower. Liu was removed ...

  3. Party first, PLA second: general

    Posted Jul 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... construction and reform and the PLA fought its hardest battles to help the party reach its political goals. The Soviet-trained artillery engineer said the principle was created by Mao Zedong, developed ... assumed the PLA's leadership in late 1989, because the former president, unlike Mao or Deng, could not claim any military experience or expertise. Andrew Scobell, associate research professor ...

  4. Bo Xilai taking risks with populist style

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

    ... and suspicion of the similarity to re-education campaigns during Mao Zedong's Cultural Revolution. But, like his crackdown on local triads and their official friends and the holding of mass ... bureaucrat mould compared with Bo. Thanks to the internet, China's politicians are now more exposed to popular opinion, and able to engage with it. By evoking the image of the Mao era ...

  5. Passing the baton

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Kitty Poon, Poon Kit

    ... The congress cements a new era when leadership successions no longer breed huge crises. That period of chaotic uncertainty ended with the departure of the previous administration. Think about it. Mao Zedong purged his would-be successor, Liu Shaoqi, who eventually died in detention. Mao then picked Lin Biao to succeed him, but Lin died in a plane crash while reportedly trying to flee ...

  6. Property rights clear hurdle

    Posted Dec 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Represents' said it should become one of the 'guiding principles of the nation' along with the ideologies of Marxism, Leninism, Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. Experts have questioned how much ...

  7. Beijing takes first step to protect property, human rights

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... 'guiding principles of the nation' along with the ideology of Marxism, Leninism, Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. Nicolas Becquelin, research director of Human Rights in China, said the inclusion ...

  8. Constitutional overhaul is inevitable, legal scholar says

    Posted Apr 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and is a director at the university's research centre of constitutionalism and human rights. He said President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao- unlike leaders like Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping who ...

  9. Coming to the aid of a party divided

    Posted May 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... be seen as a positive development. As some seasoned analysts have pointed out, the mainland's politics have gradually changed from the era of paramount leaders such as Mao Zedong and Deng ... old-fashioned Communist Party propaganda by encouraging residents to sing 'red songs' and read Maoist classics, evoking memories of the politically charged years under Mao. While ...

  10. Beidaihe still in the spotlight to chart the future

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... capital'. Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin and retired party elders and senior officials would gather there to discuss important political and economic issues before formal party and central ...




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