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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - APPOINTMENTS

    Promotion snub of Wen Jiabao son-in-law takes cue from Xi Jinping?

    Posted Jun 06th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen, JANE CAI

    ... of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, announced on Tuesday, saw him leapfrog Liu Chunhang - the son-in-law of former premier Wen Jiabao and the head of the CBRC statistics and research ...

  2. Signs of reform sought at plenum

    Posted Oct 16th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... for a likely personnel reshuffle amid growing speculation that political reform could also be on the agenda. Xinhua said the meeting- expected to be attended by President Hu Jintao, Premier Wen Jiabao ... Speculation has mounted that reform could be a hot topic after Wen- widely viewed as more liberal-minded- issued an unusually strong call for political reform. The calls intensified after jailed ...

  3. Party meeting opens amid calls for change

    Posted Oct 15th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... begins amid increasing calls for political reform, which have made waves on the internet and in national and provincial newspapers in recent days after Premier Wen Jiabao's high-profile ... as a crossroads: reform or die. Some criticised Wen as a talker, not a doer, while others remained hopeful of a significant manoeuvre by Wen, widely considered more liberal than Hu. Qian Hong, a signatory ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    New York Times websites blocked in China after story on Wen family wealth

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 09:29am by John Kennedy

    ... members of China's current Premier, Wen Jiabao.  "Billions in Hidden Riches for Family of Chinese Leader", reads the headline of the article, which later on writes: Many relatives of Wen Jiabao, including his son, daughter, younger brother and brother-in-law, have become extraordinarily wealthy during his leadership, an investigation by The New York Times shows. A review ...

  5. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... a popular destination for overseas education by "princelings"- the sons, daughters, grandsons and granddaughters- of senior Chinese officials. Former premier Wen Jiabao's son, Winston Wen Yunsong, received his master's degree from Northwestern University in Chicago. Former president Jiang Zemin's grandson Jiang Zhicheng studied at Harvard University for his ...

  6. Business - Economy - MR. SHANGKONG

    Xi Jinping's visit to Shanghai zone gives new hope to economic reform

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:06am by George Chen

    ... with his predecessor Wen Jiabao, who was considered too political and conservative. For reasons that are not clear, Li surprised everybody by not showing up for the free-trade zone's opening ...

  7. Infographics - CHINA POLITICS

    Symphony of scandal: The significance of the ICIJ leaks timing

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:59am by Cedric Sam, Chris Luo, Patrick Boehler

    ... premier Wen Jiabao, as company records and stock exchange filings made the obscure dealings of China's elite more transparent. ...

  8. Leaders not immune to a focus on quick fixes, populist policy

    Posted Dec 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... solutions and populist policies at the expense of long-term benefits, not unlike their democratically elected counterparts in Western countries. The present leadership under Hu and Premier Wen Jiabao will give way to a new leadership line-up next autumn. Starting today, the central government is expected to hold its annual economic work conference to map out economic growth ...

  9. Leaders stuck with an image problem

    Posted Nov 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... efforts. Top leaders can best explain policies and programmes through the foreign media by giving press conferences and interviews, however they have generally been media shy. Premier Wen Jiabao ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    What Xi Jinping must do to root out corruption

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:25am by STEVE TSANG

    ... wealth Premier Wen Jiabao’s family members have built up during his time in office. This piece of impressive investigative journalism also highlighted that it came across no evidence to suggest Wen himself had been on the take. I don’t believe either Xi or Wen is personally corrupt. Why, then, is Xi’s commitment to eliminate corruption unconvincing? There are two basic reasons. ...




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