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  1. Princelings jostle for power

    Posted Oct 11th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... for higher office. The most famous of China's taizidang (princelings)- the sons, daughters and relatives of prominent state leaders, especially revolutionary party elders- include Vice-President ... connections, according to political analysts. Although considered influential individually, China's princelings, believed to number in the thousands, have rarely been united as a real political ...

  2. Is it next stop Beijing for Bo aboard the Chongqing express?

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Chongqing party chief Bo Xilai, a princeling politician with a populist touch, is the biggest winner in the municipality's war against organised crime gangs. ... a vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission, it would be a crucial step to consolidating his status as heir apparent to President Hu Jintao. Like Xi, Bo is a princeling- the name given ...



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