Zhang Beili, also known as Zhang Peili, is the wife of Chinese premier Wen Jiabao. She is a leading authority in the Chinese jewellery industry and former manager of state-owned diamond companies. She was a regulator at the Ministry of Geology, setting industrial standards for the gemstone trade in China. Zhang has reportedly benefited from her family and industry connections.
Chinese insurer Ping An threatened legal action on Monday after a report linked a key government decision about the company to shareholdings held by relatives of Premier Wen Jiabao.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
China on Monday warned its critics they were “doomed to failure” as Beijing confirmed that Premier Wen Jiabao’s family had employed lawyers to help fight The New York Times.29 Oct 2012 - 8:14pm 3 comments
Lawyers for Premier Wen Jiabao's family last night hit back at The New York Times for its explosive exposé about their wealth - the first time a top Chinese leader has issued a rebuttal to a foreign media report.29 Oct 2012 - 2:18pm 7 comments
Beijing reacted furiously yesterday to an overseas media report that Premier Wen Jiabao's family had accumulated massive wealth during his time in office.29 Oct 2012 - 2:19pm 6 comments