China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei
For Xi Jinping, the biggest danger to the Communist Party is itself
- The Communist Party’s most influential members will be meeting this month to discuss how to strengthen and legitimise their power
- Nearly 40 years after Deng Xiaoping embraced reform, it’s time for Beijing to make another monumental shift and embrace the rule of law
Wang Xiangwei was the Post's editor-in-chief from 2012-2015. He started his 20-year career at the China Daily, before moving to the UK, where he worked at a number of news organisations, including the BBC Chinese Service. He moved to Hong Kong in 1993 and worked at the Eastern Express before joining the Post in 1996 as China business reporter. He became China editor in 2000 and deputy editor in 2007, a position he held for four years prior to being promoted to Editor-in-Chief. He has a master's degree in journalism, and a bachelor's degree in English.