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  1. News - 18th Party Congress

    Struggle for supremacy by party factions now on public show

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... to be the culmination of Hu Jintao's decade-long rule over the country. More intriguingly, the current leadership crisis, unleashed by the downfall of former Politburo member Bo Xilai early this year ... politics at Stanford University, wrote in China Leadership Monitor, an online quarterly sponsored by the Hoover Institution. And collective leadership under the Politburo Standing Committee ...


    Communist Party to ease off on 'Mao thought'

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, Cary Huang

    ... a meeting of the elite Politburo. The meeting by the 24-strong body will finalise the draft of a report to be submitted for approval by the central committee of the Communist Party, to be held ... the Politburo proposed amending the party constitution based on "important strategic ideas" that have arisen since the last party congress five years ago. The agenda also included "other ...

  3. News - China

    Deng Xiaoping's grandson a county-level official, state media reveals

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 11:30am by Patrick Boehler

    ... of the founding fathers of Communist China, was sent from Politburo Secretariat to serve in Liaoning province. Pinguo has been well prepared to host the illustrious offspring. The county already has ...

  4. News - China - COMMUNIST PARTY

    Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... leadership. Xi, 59, is himself a "princeling" descendant of a senior party leader, as are two other members of the party's Politburo Standing Committee. Zhang said the latest exposé ...

  5. Propaganda chief and Deng Xiaoping's bridge partner

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Deng, Ding was promoted to become a member of the party's all-powerful Politburo and also to the role of propaganda chief in late 1992, following the party's 14th National Congress. ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Echoes of Deng Xiaoping as Xi Jinping heads to Shenzhen on first inspection trip

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Fiona Tam, He Huifeng

    ... Kong reporters that was scheduled for today, without giving a reason. The party's 25-member Politburo banned fawning, over-the-top, red-carpet welcoming ceremonies for top leaders ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi gives reform advocates cause for hope

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by GARY SANDS

    ... to reach the Politburo Standing Committee, China's highest leadership body. Yet this week, Xi Jinping , who succeeded Hu Jintao as Communist Party general secretary, seemed to hold out promise ... entourage. Wang was thought to be out of favour after he missed out on a seat on the Politburo Standing Committee. He had eased restrictions on non-governmental organisations and won international ...

  8. News - China - OBITUARY

    Obituary: Yang Baibing backed 1989 crackdown and prospered from it

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... of the party's 13th Central Committee and a member of the Politburo of the 14th Central Committee. The brothers were once known in the army as the "Yang clan". But Yang Baibing was forced ...

  9. Comment - News

    China must push for all-round reform

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Hu Shuli

    ... of China's opening up in the 1980s, reformers targeted rural reform, and this included a recognition that political reform was crucial. At a Politburo meeting on August 18, 1980, Deng Xiaoping ...

  10. Party should use plenum to usher in openness

    Posted Sep 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the nation's course. Precisely how mainland China is governed is a mystery. The party's politburo makes policies and the National People's Congress debates and approves laws. Under the late ...




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