Ahead of COP15 summit, China cracks whip on environmental corruption in Kunming
- China is due to host a major environmental meeting that it hopes will put Kunming, known as ‘City of Eternal Spring’, on the map
- But this hasn’t stopped the Chinese leadership from exposing a scandal involving local officials and developers to build projects in conservation areas
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.