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  1. Another star graduate of the Shanghai school

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... A 'princeling' with experience running two of the mainland's most prosperous provinces, Mr Xi maintained a low profile in Shanghai. But he can take credit for successfully hosting the Special ... the 'princelings', and local people may feel disappointed,' said a Shanghai university professor who asked not to be identified. Mr Xi is the son of a communist revolutionary, Xi Zhongxun , who was once ...

  2. High praise for Shanghai party boss

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing jiangtao.shi@scmp.com The People's Daily has heaped lavish praise on Shanghai's steady development under the city's party boss, Yu Zhengsheng- praise that political analysts see as a boost for the princeling's chances of being promoted in the autumn leadership shake-up. The front-page splash of the Communist Party mouthpiece yesterday- an obvious ...

  3. Li Yuanchao: Showing way on green practices

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang For up-and-coming leaders, a Communist Youth League background is surely the biggest political asset, followed by a princeling pedigree, youth and a good education and track record. Rising political star Li Yuanchao, the 57-year-old party boss of affluent Jiangsu province, meets all criteria. According to internal party records, Mr Li was born into an old ...

  4. Xi Jinping: Man for all factions is tip for top

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove Xi Jinping, a so-called princeling whose father was a Communist revolutionary, is now the man who would be king. Mr Xi is trusted by president and Communist Party general secretary Hu Jintao even though his privileged background might seem to put him at odds with the leader. But he also has ties to former party chief and president Jiang Zemin of the 'Shanghai ...



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