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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Cadres praise Zhang Dejiang's short stint as party chief in Chongqing

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Standing Committee. Zhang took control in Chongqing on March 14, the same day its previous leader, Bo Xilai, was removed amid a political scandal. Bo, a populist "princeling", had wielded ...

  2. News - China

    Cautious reformers tipped for new China leadership

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 09:46am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... anointed successor. He will take over as Communist Party boss at the congress and then as head of state in March. Xi belongs to the party’s “princeling” generation, the offspring of communist ... in the late 1990s and replacing the sacked Beijing mayor after a cover-up of the deadly Sars virus in 2003. Wang is also a princeling, son-in-law of a former vice premier and ex-standing committee ...

  3. News - China - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    Jiang Zemin faction wins in China's game of thrones

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Shanghai faction that also includes the princelings, the offspring of revolutionary leaders, is led by Jiang's protégés. The other coalition consists primarily of former officials from ...

  4. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Shanghai civil servants hope for raise if 'stingy' Party chief gets promotion

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... had worked intermittently in the city since 1947. Yu belongs to the so-called princeling faction. Yu's father, Yu Qiwei, was the first mayor of Tianjin after the Communist Party's ...

  5. News - China

    Party's silence over 18th congress dates is deafening

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... will make a decision on Bo. But analysts are divided as to whether the former high-flying politician and princeling will face criminal charges over his possible involvement in the murder, or receive ...



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