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  1. News - China Insider - POLITICS

    President Xi Jinping braves smog in surprise visit to popular Beijing tourist zone

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 12:45pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Centre. Watch: Xi Jinping visits a popular Beijing tourist zone “Breathing together, sharing a common fate,” The Beijing News  quipped in a weibo post. Xi visited two courtyards in the Yuer Hutong and asked residents about their living conditions, the Legal Evening News said in a weibo post. Xi asked the residents if they wanted a photo taken with him, the Beijing News said. The visit did ...

  2. News - China Insider - AUSTRALIA

    Kevin Rudd's Weibo post about phone call with Xi Jinping goes viral

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:27pm by Ernest Kao

    ... of a social media rock star – in China. A post by the newly reinstated leader on China's biggest microblogging platform, Sina Weibo, went viral this week after it was forwarded more than 30,000 times and favourited some 5,000 times. The PM currently has 480,752 followers on Weibo. In the Tuesday microblog post, Rudd describes a telephone conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

  3. News - China

    'He's not cool,' Chinese magazine editorial slams Xi Jinping for lacking 'wisdom and courage'

    Posted May 31st 2013, 02:37pm by Staff Reporters

    ... compared China's popular social media site Weibo with Peking University's legendary "Democracy Wall" in the late 1970s. Many consider the wall a symol of China's freedom ... article. He denied that the timing of the editorial had been deliberate. Zhao said he had not yet heard from mainland authorities. Zhao's editorial was reposted thousands of times on Weibo ...

  4. News - China

    Who's the Xi Jinping insider posting his activities on Weibo?

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 11:36am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li A "mysterious" weibo account devoted to publishing the daily activities of Chinese president-in-waiting Xi Jinping   intrigued Chinese media and netizens with its exclusive photos and insider knowledge of the country's most powerful man. The account on China’s popular Twitter-like service Sina Weibo, named “Hao Hao Xue Xi” (meaning “study Xi thoroughly” ...

  5. News - China - INTERNET

    Speculation over Xi Jinping's weibo account

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Microblog with rare photos and details of party leader's itinerary attracts thousands of followers Speculation over weibo window into the life of Xi ... if not the man himself. Since its debut late last month, the Sina Weibo account "Fans Group to Learn From Xi" has demonstrated an unusual level of access to the recently installed Communist ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi’s crackdown on corruption won’t lead to a more open society

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:33pm by NORA SAUSMIKAT, Chang Ping

    ... to refer to Zhou) was unsearchable on Sina Weibo. Furthermore, just as the regime avoided trying Bo for his more egregious crimes, such as wanton imprisonment, executions and the unlawful ...

  7. News - China - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Mysterious Xi Jinping blogger reveals himself: 'It is just me'

    Posted Feb 11th 2013, 10:01am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... the “Fan Club of Learning From Xi” on China’s Twitter-like Sina Weibo on November 21 with a simple thought: Like other foreign leaders in these times, Chinese leaders should have an online ... will be affable,” said Zhang, who was contacted through the password-protected private message function on his Weibo account that only he could reasonably have access to. During a later video chat, he ...

  8. News - China - RUSSIA

    Putin says he celebrated last birthday with Xi Jinping over vodka and sandwiches

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:59am by DARREN WEE

    ... including the president’s people, was a little surprised,” he said. “I was moved by his warmth.” A section where Weibo users could ask Putin questions had more than two million hits in four hours. ...

  9. News - China - POLITICS

    President Xi buys meal at Beijing bun shop

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:04am by Keith Zhai

    ... attention to themselves by dining at casual eateries. Some commentators on Sina Weibo compared it to the ancient emperors' practice of venturing undercover beyond the Forbidden City. Others ...

  10. News - China Insider - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Photos of Xi Jinping eating at a popular Beijing restaurant go viral

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 04:18pm by Amy Li

    ... can't believe my eyes- President Xi lined up, paid his own bill, and fetched his own food," read a message posted on the official Weibo page of the People's Daily. Others, however, ...




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