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  1. News - China

    Front runners emerge for vice-premier vacancies

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Dejiang, Hui Liangyu and Wang Qishan in March. All three potential vice-premiers are among the 25 members of the Communist Party's new Politburo, unveiled yesterday. Judging by her past ... vice-premier since the retirement of Wu Yi in 2008. Wu was a member of the 16th Politburo from 2002 to 2007. Liu was re-elected to the Politburo and has been joined on the top decision-making body ...

  2. News - China

    Guangdong chief Wang Yang dodges questions on promotion

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... to the Communist Party's Politburo Standing Committee at this party congress. Chairing a discussion among Guangdong delegates, and watched by hundreds of journalists, 57-year-old Wang looked relaxed ... to the party's supreme Politburo Standing Committee. There has been intense speculation that he is unlikely to make it due to his relative youth. He may have to wait until the next top leadership ...

  3. More must be done to end disputes

    Posted Dec 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yang's chances of elevation to the Politburo, but while it solved the immediate issue, the question of how the authorities will deal with such divisive land issues in future remains unresolved. ... emotions. The root causes of the disputes must be dealt with. The party's top security official, Politburo Standing Committee member Zhou Yongkang, has urged authorities to try to resolve ...

  4. Guangdong chief steps up bid to trim fat

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Guangdong party secretary Wang Yang, a strong contender for promotion to the Communist Party's supreme Politburo Standing Committee ... state-centric 'Chongqing model'. Wang and Bo, both members of the 25-member Politburo, are leading candidates for promotion to its Standing Committee, the party's highest decision-making ...

  5. Shajing gang arrests hailed by media

    Posted Feb 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as rivals for a seat in the Politburo Standing Committee in the upcoming 18th Party Congress. The Baoan police were not notified before the raids, the paper said. ...

  6. It takes a village to inspire millions

    Posted Jan 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... a contender for elevation next year to the party's top national decision-making body, the Politburo Standing Committee. Village leaders agreed to cancel a mass march on Lufeng's government ... politics: Wang, perceived as one of the more liberal leaders, and Chongqing party secretary Bo Xilai, a hardliner, are two closely watched rivals for the politburo position. Russell Leigh Moses, ...

  7. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    New ministry needed to map out reforms

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... with any major reform - political, economic or social. This is not the first time Wang, well known for his reformist outlook, has made such a bold call for reforms. But as a Politburo member who ... rumoured to be a strong contender for a seat on the Politburo Standing Committee at the 18th congress in November, but he lost out. Still, as a vice-premier, Wang is expected to take ...

  8. News - China - ADMINISTRATION

    Vice-premiers' activities may shed light on division of labour in State Council

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... tourism, met local Chinese businessmen and officiated at the opening of a China Construction Bank branch. As a member of the Communist Party's supreme, seven-member Politburo Standing Committee, Zhang will oversee the economy and assist Premier Li Keqiang, placing him higher in the hierarchy than the other three vice-premiers, who are all members of the wider 25-member Politburo ...

  9. Guangzhou daily omits sections again

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on July 10 of a full page of reports from the Jinan Daily, a Shandong government mouthpiece, about the early lives of five Politburo members, the Jinan Daily has not received any punishment. ... wanted to make sure of a smooth run-up to the announcement of the new Politburo Standing Committee at the party congress in the autumn. 'There's been lots of social unrest and protests ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Mar 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as one of the top concerns of Politburo Standing Committee member Li Changchun in a meeting with Guangdong provincial delegates on Monday. 'Zhujiang [Pearl River] should meet its goal ...




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