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  1. Politburo renews vow to do more for nation's 83m disabled

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing Communist Party leaders have renewed their pledge ahead of the Paralympics in September to spend more to help the expanding disabled population, most of whom have been left behind in the economic boom. At a Politburo meeting yesterday chaired by party chief President Hu Jintao, it was admitted that despite talk of more attention being paid ...

  2. Politburo renews focus on wage gap

    Posted May 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... brainstormed measures at a meeting yesterday to bring about a fairer wealth distribution system. At a politburo meeting attended by President Hu Jintao, officials said governments and all sectors ... among civil servants was addressed at the meeting as the politburo said more efforts were needed to make their salaries more uniform across the country, the report said. A Xinhua report last ...

  3. All eyes on Xi at plenary session

    Posted Sep 29th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... But top of the official agenda will be a strategic development blueprint for the next five years. The Politburo has decided the plenary session will be convened from October 15 to 18, Xinhua reported yesterday. The decision was made at a Politburo meeting reviewing its work since the plenary session a year ago, Xinhua reported, citing the general office of the party's Central ...

  4. Key party central committee meeting scheduled

    Posted Jul 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The Communist Party leadership will hold an important meeting of the powerful members of the central committee in October. The Sixth Session of the 16th Communist Party Central Committee would review a work report by the Politburo, Xinhua reported yesterday. It would also 'study the issue of building a harmonious socialist society'- a concept ...

  5. Beijing promises relief by 2020 for those living in poverty

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... public services, Xinhua reported after a Politburo meeting yesterday. The government's poverty alleviation plan for the next 10 years was deliberated at the meeting. People living below ... is US$1.25 per day, or about 3,000 yuan a year. Politburo members pledged to raise the line and increase spending in poverty alleviation in the next decade, the report said, but it didn't give ...

  6. Population control main task, says Wen

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Premier Wen Jiabao has stressed the importance of keeping a lid on population growth and says one of the main tasks of the year is expanding a programme that rewards families that adhere to family-planning policies. Mr Wen told a meeting on population, re ...

  7. Delegates hint at Zeng's retirement

    Posted Oct 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Several congress delegates have indirectly confirmed Vice-President Zeng Qinghong will step down from the Politburo. Replying to a reporter's question as to how he felt about Mr Zeng's retirement, delegate Zhan Shengjun, the head of Harbin's Red Cross Hospital, said: 'Because of age, and work requirements... the flag of the Communist Party must ...

  8. Bo unveils plan to achieve 'common prosperity'

    Posted Jul 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and 'red song' campaigns after taking up his post in Chongqing in late 2007. Political analysts have widely said those moves were tactics to earn him a seat on the new Politburo Standing ... a member of the Politburo Standing Committee. But without naming anyone in particular, he said he opposed the idea of focusing on economic development first and dealing with redesigning ...

  9. Hu brings Shanghai back into fold

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... political star who is likely to become a member of the party's Politburo at the close of the congress and might even join the top-level Politburo Standing Committee. State media yesterday ...

  10. Woman in top job, but they're few and far between

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... there was room to appoint more women to high-level positions such as the Politburo to reflect social changes that have seen women do as well as, if not better, than men in academic study and work. In its ... Yandong, the only woman in the 25-member Politburo, is the highest-ranking female official on the mainland, and has strong ties to President Hu Jintao. ...




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