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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    ‘President Xi Jinping seeks his place in history – among the party greats’

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 11:37pm by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com President wants anti-graft drive to cement legacy and revive the Communist Party, princelings say 'Xi seeks his place in history- among the party ... era of reform and growth, said sources including senior officials and "princelings"- the children of former high-ranking leaders. They said Xi identified himself strongly as a member ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Zhou Enlai's niece urges President Xi Jinping to persist with anti-graft campaign

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 05:09am by Keira Lu Huang

    ... into the premier's home in the Zhongnanhai leadership compound. She grew up with the couple and lived with them until she was married. As a "princeling" herself, Zhou is against people who count ...

  3. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Shanxi governor Li Xiaopeng vows to fight corruption amid rash of probes

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:39am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan Adrian.wan@scmp.com Shanxi governor vows to fight graft Shanxi Governor Li Xiaopeng has pledged to fight corruption in the coal-rich province after more senior officials came under investigation by the Communist Party's anti-graft body last week. Provincial party committee members showed their support for Li- seen as a "princeling" as the son of former ...

  4. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Struck-off lawyer expects 'light' sentence for Bo Xilai

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... "princelings" - the offspring of party veteran revolutionaries - including Fu Yang , his former boss who was the son of former top legislator Peng Zhen , whose original name was Fu Maogong . Meanwhile, ...

  5. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Can problem-solver Wang Qishan get the job done on graft?

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... some big cases, he might make a change." Analysts said Wang had the confidence to take action thanks to his strong connections and his "princeling" background. His father ... would also be backed by Xi, another princeling. "He will definitely prove himself to be more capable and make more noise than his predecessors, such as He Guoqiang," Lau said. ...

  6. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Zhou Yongkang corruption probe likely to be ‘one-off’

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... character and his upbringing as a princeling"- referring to the president's confidence in his mandate to rule. Sources and analysts all said a case like this would take months to prepare ...



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