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  1. News - 18th Party Congress

    Yu Zhengsheng

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 05:13pm

    ... a Politburo member in 2002, and Shanghai party chief in 2007.  He was promoted to the Communist Party's top body, the 7-member Politburo Standing Commitee, during the 18th Party Congress ...

  2. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Shanghai civil servants hope for raise if 'stingy' Party chief gets promotion

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... on November 8- although some say he may not be able to secure a seat on the Politburo Standing Committee, the epicentre of power. The possible promotion has Shanghai officials quietly sizing up his ...

  3. News - China

    Shanghai party boss Yu Zhengsheng open to assets scrutiny

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... is widely tipped to ascend to the supreme Politburo Standing Committee next week, said he was willing to reveal his assets because he had nothing to fear. "It's pretty easy for me to make ... yesterday. Yu, 67, a princeling who has sat on the 24-member Politburo for 10 years, drew at least 150 reporters who flocked to the Great Hall of the People for a rare chance to get close up to him. ...


    Naming new leading officials will complete the transition of power

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... and the annual session of the NPC that kicks off two days later. At least three other members of the seven-man Politburo Standing Committee formed in November- apart from Xi and Li- will be endorsed ... lack of influence in the Politburo Standing Committee. The annual NPC session will also approve plans to restructure ministries and state institutions, paving the way for the first overhaul ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Warning over city becoming 'politicised'

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com Warning over city becoming 'politicised' A state leader warned yesterday that Hong Kong has become "politicised" over many issues, and that it's hurting the city economically and socially. Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and a member of the Politburo Standing Committee, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Displays of Hong Kong's colonial flag offend Beijing

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Colleen Lee and Li Jing

    ... Gary Cheung, Colleen Lee and Li Jing in Beijing 'Centrifugal forces' and symbols of a former era will not be allowed, Politburo Standing Committee member tells CPPCC delegates ... and "centrifugal forces" would not be allowed to rule the city after universal suffrage was introduced. Yu Zhengsheng, a member of the Communist Party Politburo Standing Committee- and tipped ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Flagging up fears over threat to Hong Kong's autonomy

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by Surya Deva

    ... Surya Deva Surya Deva says waving colonial flags is a symbolic show of resentment Flagging up concerns over threat to the 'two systems' Yu Zhengsheng, a member of the Politburo ... to rule the city after universal suffrage was introduced. This was followed by Zhang Dejiang, another Politburo member, reminding Hongkongers of the importance of safeguarding national security. ...

  8. News - China - APPOINTMENT

    CPPCC chair heads Xinjiang, Tibet affairs groups

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... The party's leading small groups are the ultimate decision-making bodies on key issues and are led by at least one member of the Politburo Standing Committee. During the past 10 years or so, party ...

  9. News - China - NPC/CPPCC 2013

    Defector’s brother Yu Zhengsheng made chairman of CPPCC

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 01:01am by Agence France-Presse

    ... ruling seven-member Politburo Standing Committee, was made head of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the official Xinhua news agency said. He is regarded as one ...

  10. New Shanghai party chief named

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... previously the party chief of Hubei province, replaces Xi Jinping, who spent only seven months as Shanghai's top leader before joining the powerful Politburo Standing Committee after ...




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