Rising star Chen Miner, seen in this file photo, has been appointed as the Communist Party boss of southwestern China’s Chongqing. Photo: Reuters

Xi Jinping confidant Chen Miner appointed party boss of key Chinese city

Rising political star now seen as a strong contender to join the Communist Party’s higher ranks during autumn reshuffle

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Rising star Chen Miner, seen in this file photo, has been appointed as the Communist Party boss of southwestern China’s Chongqing. Photo: Reuters
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