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  1. Shanghai all smiles after Hu pays visit

    Posted Mar 08th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... full-day meeting of the NPC session, members of the Communist Party Politburo Standing Committee visit the provincial delegations they are associated with. Vice-Premier Huang Ju, a Politburo ...

  2. High praise for Shanghai party boss

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of grabbing a top seat on the ultra-powerful Politburo Standing Committee. Although analysts said it was too early to tell if Yu could be elevated to the nine-member-strong Politburo Standing ...

  3. Crackdown on newspaper sends a chilling signal

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of Journalists, which said it was 'deeply concerned' about the incident. 'The upcoming change in leadership within China's Politburo Standing Committee is having a chilling effect ...

  4. The Shanghai kingpin who rose to the top

    Posted Mar 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... government which paved the way for his eventual promotion to vice-premier and the Politburo's powerful standing committee. He pledged to follow the path of socialism, abide by state economic ... will be less powerful than before and Hu Jintao will have more people in the standing committee and Politburo,' said Cheng Li, professor of government at Hamilton College. 'Having said that, ...

  5. New Shanghai chief to work with regions

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Politburo Standing Committee at the party's 17th National Congress last month. Mr Xi had replaced Chen Liangyu, the corrupt party boss who was ousted last year over the city's pension fund ...

  6. Shanghai's former Formula One boss goes on trial for fraud

    Posted Sep 19th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... awaiting trial. The rights group said Chen, a former Politburo member, was still being held in a Beijing prison and had not been appointed a lawyer or met relatives. It speculated he would ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Apr 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the nine members of the standing committee of the politburo that controls China, gave the keynote speech. He arrived not in a Mercedes-Benz but in a humble minibus, which also carried the mayor ...

  8. Forget political patronage, the smart money is flowing inland

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... of central government policy. The makeup of the Politburo Standing Committee could have a direct bearing on regional business and investment opportunities. Under the second- and third-generation ... the political support to promote itself as Shanghai did under the third-generation leadership, with the new Politburo Standing Committee balanced by leaders from different parts of the country. Foreign ...

  9. Mayor Han's job on line amid moves to bust 'Shanghai Gang'

    Posted Jan 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... party secretaries have both hailed from outside the city. Xi Jinping, a native of Shaanxi province who worked mainly in Fujian and Zhejiang, has since been promoted to the Politburo Standing ...

  10. Shanghai mayor puts the environment before growth

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... was appointed Shanghai's Communist Party secretary, replacing Xi Jinping, who spent only seven months as the city's top leader before being promoted to the apex of power, the Politburo ...




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