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  1. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Time to come clean on family wealth

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com Premier Wen Jiabao has asserted his innocence over claims of hidden riches, but the speculation will continue until he clarifies the matter Time to come clean on family wealth In April last year, veteran Hong Kong columnist Ng Hong-mun revealed that he had held a 90-minute meeting with Premier Wen Jiabao in Beijing where they talked about ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING

    The Golden decade loses its lustre

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com Paralysis in decision-making and declining exports ahead of leadership change overshadow dying days of Hu-Wen era Golden decade loses its lustre On Friday when the Hang Seng index shed 1.3 per cent to close below the 20,000 level and Shanghai shares closed 1 per cent down to end at the lowest close since March 2009, Premier Wen Jiabao landed ...

  3. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Justice steps in where stability once ruled

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 06:02am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... as if to test their political wisdom and capability. Immediately after Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao came to power in 2002, the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome and the initial government ...

  4. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Raising civil servant pay will help reduce corruption

    Posted May 26th 2014, 04:46am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... that the government could not afford it. One simple fact is that civil servants were not given any pay rise during the decade when Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao were in power. This was the period when the problem ...

  5. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Clean air to breathe is a human right, too

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Beijing residents woke up on Friday to spectacular blue skies. But they had the heavenly Lord rather than "Grandpa Wen" (the nickname of Premier Wen Jiabao ) to thank for the respite ... from the roads. But there is a lack of political will at every level of the government to make tackling air quality a top priority. Outgoing Premier Wen, who is known for rushing to the scenes ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING

    Corrupt officials' overseas riches pose sanctions risk for China

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:02am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... such as former premier Wen Jiabao and retired security tsar Zhou Yongkang – have fuelled widespread anger among mainlanders and greatly tarnished the legitimacy of the ruling party. Since President Xi ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING

    In party network, 'lowly' secretary jobs highly prized

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:53am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... of the Development Research Centre of the State Council, a leading government think tank. Another example is Qiu Xiaoxiong, who served as secretary to another former premier, Wen Jiabao, beginning in 1994, and was later appointed as a vice-minister of the State Administration of Taxation in 2011 shortly before Wen's retirement. The article said secretaries faced stringent selection criteria ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING

    Xi moves closer to becoming another paramount leader

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:53am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Hu had Wen Jiabao. Most people expected this dual structure would continue after the current leadership came to power late last year, particularly because Li was elevated to the second-highest post on the Politburo Standing Committee. Wen had been No3. Plenum announcements, however, show that Li was not even included on the team that drafted the plenum resolution. ...

  9. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Premier Li: strong, or just moderate?

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... and urbanisation through to Sino-US and Sino-Russian relations. Whereas his predecessor, Wen Jiabao , relished peppering his replies with poems and quotes from Chinese and foreign philosophers and urging ... have raised with Li was whether he would make a stronger premier than Wen. After Wen was chosen as premier 10 years ago, there were concerns over his ability to take on the big challenges ...

  10. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    The Son also Rises: nepotism doesn't disappear in China, it just gets a promotion

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... profits after their stock-market flotations. One of the most high-profile examples was Winston Wen Yunsong, the son of former premier Wen Jiabao, who once managed a multibillion-US-dollar private equity fund. Shortly before his father's retirement, Winston Wen was appointed chairman of state owned China Satellite Communications. Local and foreign reports put the Wen family's ...




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