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  1. Wang Yang latest to vow loyalty to top leadership

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Guangdong party boss Wang Yang has joined a growing chorus of political heavyweights pledging their allegiance to the party's central leadership after the controversial ousting of Chongqing party chief Bo Xilai last month. In a meeting of senior party officials in the province this week, Wang asked his top associates to keep ...

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    Corruption trials expose roles of the "white gloves" who manage the ill-gotten gains

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com A corrupt official needs two things: a mistress, and a facilitator to manage the ill-gotten wealth and money-making opportunities for the family White gloves and dirty money The innocuous-sounding euphemism "white gloves" generally refers to a middleman or outfit that launders dirty or corrupt money under a seemingly legitimate front ...

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    Myriad reasons behind transparency of Bo Xilai's trial

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com The remarkable transparency by the court is welcome in its own right, but the leadership appears to have calculated its effect carefully Open trial ... businessman who claimed to have bribed him of "selling his soul", and labelling Wang Lijun , once his right-hand man who later turned against him, as "two-faced". Bo said ...

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    The best way to handle Snowden's case is to help him move to a third country

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Snowden's arrival in Hong Kong may have been a PR coup for Beijing, but they will probably be happy to see the back of him On February 06, 2012, Wang Lijun, the former police chief ... to resolve Wang's stay in the consulate have never been made public and both Washington and Beijing were conspicuously quiet over the issue. But it came at a politically sensitive time, just ...

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    Shedding some light on the dark world of party discipline

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Lawyers and media commentators say the harsh system known as shuanggui contravenes efforts to push for rule of law In China's uphill battle against rampant corruption, no other Communist Party agency evokes more fear among officials than the Central ...

  6. Another testing time for embattled vice-mayor

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Yang, Bo Xilai and Liu Yong. Wen was a police official arrested and executed during the Chongqing gang trials in 2008. Bo launched the gang crackdown, and Wang Lijun made a name for himself ... should be Wang Yang, the party secretary of Guangdong, who has no notable connection with Wang Lijun. 'The questions were so tough and shocking,' said Zhou Man, one of the exam-takers. ...

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    The frightening implications of Bo Xilai's harsh punishment

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei What if his crimes had not been found out? And now that they have, how safe are fellow leaders? The frightening implications of Bo's harsh punishment As a joke ... history. In January, Bo Xilai , the now-disgraced former party secretary of Chongqing, raised his hand to then aide and municipal police chief Wang Lijun after the latter confronted Bo ...

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    Wang Lijun says Bo Xilai's 'slap' was a punch

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 10:37pm by Staff Reporters

    ... saying that his health was not good. Wang Zhi , Wang Pengfei  and Li Yang  all resigned. They were put under questioning for a month and were told to shut up. “In the afternoon of January 29, I called Guo, Wang Pengfei and Li Yang to a meeting and told them to open a case on the murder carried out by Gu Kailai. Afterwards, I asked Guo why he didn’t open a case. He gave me an evasive ...

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    Bo Xilai disputes Wang Lijun's 'debased' evidence

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 10:08pm by Li Jing

    ... of a district. In fact, I could not clearly tell Wang Pengfei from [former Chongqing senior police officers] Wang Zhi and Li Yang ,who were several ranks lower than me. And I had few impressions of them. ... Wang's 'debased' evidence On the fourth day of his corruption trial in Jinan, Shandong province, Bo Xilai continued to dispute the testimony of his former top aide Wang Lijun and his ...

  10. Consulate incident 'skirted disaster'

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in handling Wang's case. Guangdong party secretary Wang Yang- often seen as a competitor of Bo's in the upcoming political reshuffling- said he could not comment on Wang Lijun, as their paths never crossed when Wang Yang worked in Chongqing. US Ambassador to China Gary Locke repeated the US line on the deputy mayor. 'He came in for a regularly scheduled meeting,' ...




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