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  1. News - China

    Party veterans' offspring make up 1pc of CPPCC

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

    ... Choi Chi-yuk in Beijing chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Party 'princelings' takeplaces on advisory body The children of prominent Communist Party veterans will comprise more than 1 per cent ... "princelings"- descendants of revolutionaries. Among them are Mao Xinyu, grandson of Mao Zedong, Zhou Bingjian, niece of late premier Zhou Enlai, Major General Zhu Heping, grandson of the Red Army ...

  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

    ... Choi Chi-yuk and Minnie Chan in Beijing 'Princeling' Liu Yuan sounds note of caution on Diaoyus row with Japan, backing peaceful path General eases off hawkish stance A senior PLA general and "princeling", usually seen as a hawk, struck a moderate tone as he urged fellow countrymen to heed the words of late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping and settle ...

  3. News - China

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

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

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing josephine.ma@scmp.com Governor pledges to go down pits in safety drive 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 ...

  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

    ... political analyst Zhang Lifan said: "Xi got more support from the party because he is one of the princelings, who believe that they should inherit leadership." Zhang said Xi was shaping up ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's dream of transformation

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

    ... modernists are not averse to the idea because the dream leaves space for further liberalisation of the system; and the communist veterans and their descendants, the princelings, feel ...



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