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  1. News - China

    Party veterans' offspring make up 1pc of CPPCC

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... members of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference include 24 "princelings" - descendants of revolutionaries. Among them are Mao Xinyu, grandson of Mao Zedong, Zhou ... Xilai , another princeling, on Sunday, he distanced himself and other revolutionary offspring from Bo, saying: "What has happened to Bo is something of his very own. It's inappropriate ...

  2. News - China

    Hawkish General Liu Yuan sounds note of caution on Diaoyus row

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK, Minnie Chan

    ... 'Princeling' Liu Yuan sounds note of caution on Diaoyus row with Japan, backing peaceful path A senior PLA general and "princeling", usually seen as a hawk, struck ... a party "princeling" as his father, Liu Shaoqi , was head of state between 1959 and 1968. Liu said seizing the chance for peaceful development should be Beijing's overriding ...

  3. News - China

    Shanxi governor vows to go down coal mines often to promote safety

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Princeling Shanxi Governor Li Xiaopeng pledged yesterday to venture down coal pits often to promote mine safety. At his first press conference to include overseas reporters since he became governor in January, Li, the son of hardline former premier Li Peng , said: "I will still go down coal pits often to be with miner brothers to promote safe coal production." Official ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Hu Jintao aide pays price for fatal Ferrari crash scandal

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, CHOI CHI-YUK, Minnie Chan, Kwong Man-ki

    ... the "princeling" son of the late party veteran Chen Yun, was also made a vice-chairman despite 27 opposition votes, considered high among those whose parents were senior party officials. Other new ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    Allies, aides and kin of former political leaders join CPPCC presidium

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... of descendants of revolutionary leaders, or so-called princelings, including Deng Nan, Deng Xiaoping's daughter; Chen Yuan, the son of conservative former party veteran Chen Yun; Li Xiaolin, ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping completes rapid transfer of power

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... from the party because he is one of the princelings, who believe that they should inherit leadership." Zhang said Xi was shaping up to be a very different leader from Hu, whose leadership ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's dream of transformation

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by LANXIN XIANG

    ... to the idea because the dream leaves space for further liberalisation of the system; and the communist veterans and their descendants, the princelings, feel they will not lose their entitlement since ...



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