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  1. Business - Economy - COMMENT

    Follow the money along the road to ruin of Deng's vision

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... William Pesek China's wealthy princelings are derailing the party's plan to lift living standards for all Follow the money along the road to ruin of Deng's vision China has ... hadn't counted on was how their children would foul things up. By harnessing the trust of the state and top-level political connections, these princelings are reaping outsized benefits from ...

  2. News - China - COMMUNIST PARTY

    Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... leadership. Xi, 59, is himself a "princeling" descendant of a senior party leader, as are two other members of the party's Politburo Standing Committee. Zhang said the latest exposé ...

  3. News - 18th Party Congress

    Struggle for supremacy by party factions now on public show

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... within the party. Besides Hu's Communist Youth League camp and Jiang's "Shanghai Gang", Jiang is also closely associated with the princelings - or taizidang - the offspring of prominent state leaders and revolutionary party elders. Both Xi and Bo are princelings. Professor Steve Tsang, director of the China Policy Institute at the University of Nottingham, said Bo's ...

  4. Firmly grounded

    Posted Feb 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... their maturity comes from their unique experience. Western China watchers tend to consider the coming leadership to be pampered, weak and fragile, because many of them have a 'princeling ...



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