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  1. PetroChina chief tipped for role as Yunnan governor

    Posted Apr 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 52, son of ex-premier and National People's Congress chief Li Peng, transferred from his role as general manager of China Huaneng Group, a supplier of electric power, in June 2008 ... in China's oil and gas industry. He served as vice-governor of Qinghai province between 2000 and 2003 and is also an alternate member of the Communist Party's Central Committee, a position ...

  2. Finding a foothold

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... which had boasted of equality of the sexes- raised hopes that women would be politically empowered at last. In the first constitution of the People's Republic, announced in 1954, women were ... women's contribution to politics and their long struggle for the right to participate, they are still grossly under-represented in government and people's congresses. In the late Qing ...

  3. Princeling pair's photos spark romance talk

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... and grandson of revolutionary veteran Bo Yibo, one of the 'eight immortals' who held high office at the founding of the People's Republic in 1949 and continued to wield political ... of an aristocratic socialite. Another 'red princess' followed in her footsteps in 2009, when Jasmin Li, granddaughter of Jia Qinglin, chairman of the Chinese People's Political Consultative ...

  4. Making China's richest man a top official is a brave step

    Posted Sep 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... up the challenge. However, people should also exercise caution over reading too much into Liang's possible appointment, as it remains unclear if this will turn into a trend or if it is just a political gimmick. This is not the first time the mainland leadership has tried giving business executives senior government jobs. During the early years of the People's Republic ...

  5. Complacent leaders must shed indifference to people's plight

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... angry and cynical over complacency, arrogance, greed, self-interest and incompetence displayed by governments and those elites in a position to exploit others. Unrest in a society is driven ...

  6. Opening up takes new form as Hunan official airs views

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the sidelines of the annual session of the National People's Congress in Beijing, touching on everything from democracy to 'evil cults'. 'I believe the political system we have today ... to get the best talent elected, and how to supervise officials... in particular we must strengthen supervision by the public and the media.' Li, vice-chairman of the Hunan People's ...

  7. Drama off the air as 'red' TV takes over

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk The latest political manoeuvring by maverick Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai has seen prime-time dramas taken off the air on one of the municipality's television networks ... at university. Bo said scheme participants would gain social experience. He has also embraced new media, launching a microblog last year and using it to promote his revolutionary image and political ...

  8. Chongqing pledges to shrink the wealth gap

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... regional governments, which are still pursuing high economic growth rates rather than focusing on levels of happiness and satisfaction. Professor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek, a political scientist at City ... high-ranking Communist Party leaders- Vice-President Xi Jinping, propaganda chief Li Changchun and top law enforcement official Zhou Yongkang- since the middle of last year. And that could be regarded ...

  9. Leaked us cable sheds light on Hu faction

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of Hu's allies, Liu Yandong, who was at the time head of the United Front Work Department, was willing to fill the position but failed to secure it because of animosity among the rank ... reluctant to take the hot seat, a leaked US cable says. Shanghai has been an important stepping stone for the top leadership, and in some circles the fall of grace of Chen was put down to political ...

  10. The way of the dragon

    Posted Dec 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... collectively with many daunting challenges as the people's republic confronts an unstable and complex environment domestically and globally.' Hu Xingdou, a commentator with the Beijing ... over from Wen. A further focus will be on whether Hu will remain chairman of the Central Military Commission, which controls the People's Liberation Army, like his predecessor Jiang Zemin. ...




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