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    In a sign of compromise, Politburo reveals date of 18th party congress

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... The highly anticipated meeting of the Communist Party's decision-making Politburo yesterday and its announcement of the date for the crucial 18th national congress suggest ... wrapped up a Politburo meeting, chaired by party chief and President Hu Jintao , yesterday, with an announcement that the party's 18th national congress will convene on November 8. ...

  2. Spotlight on Bo's Politburo supporter

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... coup and Politburo divisions. However unlikely it might be, any action against Zhou, a member of the innermost Politburo Standing Committee, would have more significant bearing than ... an insider said. Analysts say pressure is now mounting on Zhou, but this does not mean he will be disciplined or ousted months before his scheduled retirement. The purging of a Politburo Standing ...

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    Bo decision allows China to focus on succession

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 07:17pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... communists can finally focus on the crucial task of ensuring a smooth transition to a new generation of leaders. On Friday, the party’s decision-making Politburo finally took long-awaited action ... by his wife. At the same time, the 25-member Politburo also made the long overdue announcement of the opening of the party congress, now scheduled for November 8, when President Hu Jintao ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Top party meeting called as Bo Xilai trial ends

    Posted Aug 28th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Politburo's announcement of Central Committee meeting in November comes day after conclusion of dramatic Bo Xilai hearing Top party meeting called as trial ends The Communist Party announced yesterday it will hold a keynote meeting in November to discuss deepening reforms, a day after wrapping up the trial against disgraced former Politburo member ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    Cadres praise Zhang Dejiang's short stint as party chief in Chongqing

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... He was party chief for only eight months, after Bo Xilai's downfall, but the praise flowed freely Zhang Dejiang was not in Chongqing long, spending just eight months as party chief for the western metropolis. But that did not stop officials from show ...

  6. Congress delegates still to be elected

    Posted Jun 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... certain to secure its holder a seat on the powerful Politburo committee, was one of main reasons for the postponement. Beijing has also failed to hold its party congress on schedule, without ... the years. 'About 400 senior party members have participated in the pre-election of the party's 25-strong Politburo, compared to slightly more than 300 at the 17th congress,' Liu said, ...

  7. Who said it?

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bo Xilai might be corrupt, but he is a capable leader and is good to poor people A Beijing taxi driver's assessment of the fallen Politburo member (pictured) I'm not that type of player to intentionally hurt anyone Chelsea captain John Terry apologises for a moment of madness in Barcelona I woke up this morning and the view outside my room was beyond breathtaking... ...

  8. Former official 'takes own life'

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an adverse effect on the promotion aspirations of his boss, Bo Xilai, to the Communist Party's top Politburo Standing Committee this autumn. The futures of Wang and Bo were a hotly debated topic ...

  9. Quotes of the week

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bo Xilai might be corrupt, but he is a capable leader and is good to poor people A Beijing taxi driver's assessment of the fallen Politburo member The battle of France has only just begun... Nothing will be the same again Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen I'm not that type of player to intentionally hurt anyone Chelsea captain John Terry apologises ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Shandong court agrees to hear Bo Xilai appeal

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP; REUTERS

    ... Agence France-Presse and Reuters in Beijing Review of ex-Politburo member's life sentence has small chance of success, legal experts say Shandong court agrees to hear Bo Xilai appeal A Shandong court said yesterday it would hear an appeal by fallen former Politburo member Bo Xilai , who was convicted of bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power last month and jailed for life. Bo ...




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