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  1. News - China

    Front runners emerge for vice-premier vacancies

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

    ... the 25 members of the Communist Party's new Politburo, unveiled yesterday. Judging by her past experience, Liu, 67, could become the vice-premier responsible for culture, education, health care and technology. If she does manage to land the position, she would become the first female vice-premier since the retirement of Wu Yi in 2008. Wu was a member of the 16th Politburo from ...

  2. 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

    ... 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. Li announced which portfolios the vice-premiers and state councillors would be responsible for on Wednesday, when the premier Keqiang convened his first ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. News - China

    Guangdong chief Wang Yang dodges questions on promotion

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

    ... lighter side yesterday amid speculation that he may miss out on promotion to the Communist Party's Politburo Standing Committee at this party congress. Chairing a discussion among Guangdong ... in March. Wang dodged three journalists' questions about his chances of promotion to the party's supreme Politburo Standing Committee. There has been intense speculation that he ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    All eyes on Hu Chunhua as he takes over as Guangdong party chief

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by MIMI LAU IN GUANGZHOU

    ... economic powerhouse, 49-year-old Hu will find his capabilities tested. If he passes that test, he could be rewarded with elevation to the Communist Party's supreme Politburo Standing Committee ... political career through the Communist Party Youth League and time spent in Tibet. He was named a member of the 25-strong Politburo at the Communist Party's national congress last month. Hu ...

  6. News - China

    Congress Briefs, November 15, 2012

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing US media snubbed at inner circle's debut Neither The New York Times nor Bloomberg, which have both reported on the hidden fortune of China's top families, have been invited to this morning's media debut for the new Politburo Standing Committee. Bloomberg reported in June that members of Xi Jinping's extended family were in control of assets totaling ...

  7. News - China - NATIONAL CONGRESS

    Guangdong party secretary Wang Yang urges reform in late power grab

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... vies for a seat on the Politburo Standing Committee. The party's once-in-a-decade leadership reshuffle could come as soon as next month. Wang has not been regarded as a top contender, ... an independent analyst. "Obviously, he is not absolutely certain that he will enter the Politburo Standing Committee, so he wants to appeal to the people on [the conservative] side," Chen said. ...

  8. 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 ...

  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. 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 ...




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