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    Li Keqiang not asked about Zhou Yongkang case, after reporters warned

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 12:27pm by Staff Reporters

    ... Xilai, who was then Chongqing party chief and a Politburo member. Wen criticised Bo's policies and his handling of his former police chief Wang Lijun's attempted defection to a US ... Politburo Standing Committee member, was under way. At the news conference before the opening of the annual meeting of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, the nation's ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Zhou Yongkang corruption probe likely to be ‘one-off’

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... protecting the most powerful officials from scrutiny, political analysts said. The move against Zhou- one of the nine members of the Politburo Standing Committee under former president Hu Jintao- ... reported by the South China Morning Post yesterday, would represent the first time a current or former member of the Politburo's supreme Standing Committee has been probed for economic crimes. ...

  3. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Zhou Yongkang, former security tsar linked to Bo Xilai, faces corruption probe

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... politicians in the past decade. The move against Zhou- a retired member of the Politburo's all-powerful Standing Committee- could send even bigger political shockwaves through Beijing than ... campaign. No Politburo Standing Committee member- retired or sitting- has been investigated for economic crimes since the end of the Cultural Revolution nearly 40 years ago. Sources said top leaders ...

  4. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Xi Jinping sets up special unit to probe Zhou Yongkang corruption case

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:53am by Staff Reporters

    ... party meeting held in August at the Beidaihe resort in Hebei, the Post reported earlier. No Politburo Standing Committee member- retired or sitting- has been investigated for economic crimes ...


    Chinese media links Zhou Yongkang family names to corruption probe

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... Corporation (CNPC) and Zhou, who, as a retired member of the Politburo's supreme Standing Committee, is among the Communist Party's most important figures. Instead, they have mentioned ...

  6. News - 18th Party Congress

    Live updates: China's new leadership meets the world

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 10:05am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff reporters Updated at 3pm Who's who: seven party heavyweights named to China's Politburo core Updated at 2.28pm Comment from Jean-Pierre Cabestan, political science ... Keqiang, Zhang Dejiang, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan, and Zhang Gaoli. They are the new members of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Chinese Communist Party, the country’s top ...

  7. News - 18th Party Congress

    Live updates: Day 2 of the 18th Communist Party Congress

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 09:50am by Staff Reporters

    ... a lot of popularity."    Upcated at 2:50pm Another politican in high spirits today is Shanghai party chief Yu Zhengshen g, who by most estimates will likely be promtoed to the Politburo ...



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