Xi Jinping Takes 'First Step' in Gaining
The Epoch TimesXi Jinping Takes 'First Step' in Gaining Further Control Over China's Domestic SecurityThe Epoch TimesXi has long been wresting control over the Chinese regime from the political faction of former Party boss Jiang Zemin. Jiang's faction was able to sink deep roots inside the regime's bureaucracy, particularly in domestic security, the military, and ...and more »
Posted on 21 June 2017 | 10:38 am
Twenty years after the handover, Hong Kong
EconoTimesTwenty years after the handover, Hong Kong proves itself a headache for ChinaEconoTimesHong Kong had suffered “more than a century of vicissitudes”. So declared Jiang Zemin on July 1, 1997, at the return of the colony to “the motherland”. Twenty years on from the handover of the British Crown colony, the people of Hong Kong are ...and more »
Posted on 21 June 2017 | 8:59 am
Why the West treats China with kid gloves -
POLITICO.euWhy the West treats China with kid glovesPOLITICO.euIn November 2013, a Spanish court ordered a prosecuting magistrate in charge of an investigation into an alleged genocide in Tibet to issue international arrest warrants for former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, former Prime Minister Li Peng and three ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 7:16 pm
Postcard from Beidaihe: Beach politics for
Financial TimesPostcard from Beidaihe: Beach politics for China's eliteFinancial TimesThe arrival of hot weather in Beijing spells the start of a sacred summer ritual — the retreat to a beach resort where, this year, party elders will enter into political deliberations over the future leaders of China's ruling Communist party. The ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 5:48 pm
Billionaire Li Ka-shing to Step Away From
Channel NewsAsiaBillionaire Li Ka-shing to Step Away From Empire -- WSJFox BusinessHe retained good relationships with subsequent presidents Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao, although he is viewed by China watchers as less close to the current president, Xi Jinping. The Hong Kong tycoon began trimming his property portfolio in China in 2011 ...Li Ka-shing to Retire as Chairman of His Global Empire by Next YearWall Street Journalall 54 news articles »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 11:47 pm
3,000-strong Japan tourism industry
A Japanese tourism industry delegation of about 3,000 people led by veteran lawmaker Toshihiro Nikai will visit China from May 22-24, a Japan Association of Travel Agents official said Sunday.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:32 am
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Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:42 pm
Behind Xi’s corruption crackdown
China’s former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, who was indicted early this month on charges of receiving bribes, abuse of power and disclosing of state secrets, is the highest Communist Party official so far to be targeted by President Xi Jinping’s crackdown on corruption among senior party leaders.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 8:50 am
Chinese Court Sentences Former Mayor of
A Chinese court sentenced a former mayor of Nanjing to 15 years in prison on Tuesday for accepting bribes, the latest senior official to be jailed in President Xi Jinping's sweeping campaign against g...
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 1:17 am
Chinese court sentences ex-mayor of Nanjing
A Chinese court sentenced a former mayor of Nanjing to 15 years in prison on Tuesday for accepting bribes, the latest senior official to be jailed in President Xi Jinping's sweeping campaign against graft. The intermediate court in the northern city of Yantai said it had also seized tens of millions of yuan in assets, including a Dodge car and a painting worth 30,000 yuan ($4,845), from Ji ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 9:58 pm
Will China's Economic Collapse Save the
Xi’s three predecessors, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin, and Hu Jintao, were all keenly aware of the disparity of power between China and the West, particularly the United States. As such they made substantial foreign policy concessions when China’s ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:06 am
Can China Defuse the Panic over Its Economy?
“Call off the sniping at the Jiang Zemin faction,” he said. He was referring to attempts by the current government to undermine the influence of former President Jiang Zemin. “Second, back off the anti-corruption campaign,” said Meyer. “It has ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:04 am
A wounded China may be trickier for Obama to
Xi had hoped to trim the power of a faction mentored by his predecessor, Jiang Zemin; instead, this group is now said to be bolder in second-guessing Xi. Xi will come to Washington with a newly fragile political base, as well as economic turmoil.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:12 am
Will Jiang Zemin make appearance at
Whether former Chinese president Jiang Zemin will attend the Sept. 3 military parade in Beijing to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day has become one of the major talking points in the lead-up to the event, reports Duowei News, a US ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:13 pm
The stockmarket's collapse kicks up
Hu Jintao, Mr Xi’s predecessor as president, was one such cup of tea gone cold. Though he was not mentioned, Jiang Zemin (Mr Hu’s predecessor), is widely seen as being the article’s target. He left the presidency in 2002 yet has remained influential ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:02 pm
China elder Jiang Zemin takes a public step
Influential Chinese ex-President Jiang Zemin has been moved down the top leadership's pecking order — at least in public — as the ruling Communist Party prepares for the final stages of a generational handover in power.
Posted on 21 January 2013 | 1:32 am
China's Jiang appears in public after
Former Chinese President Jiang Zemin made a rare public appearance at a Beijing ceremony on Sunday, months after speculation that he had died or was close to death.
Posted on 8 October 2011 | 7:03 pm
China state media dismiss reports of Jiang's
China on Thursday dismissed as rumor reports that retired President Jiang Zemin, who led the country through massive changes after the crushing of the 1989 Tiananmen Square democracy movement, has died.
Posted on 6 July 2011 | 7:38 am
Resolved Question: Where does Jiang Zemin
I'm curious. Where does Jiang Zemin (江泽民) live? Which city or town? Don't answer this question if you don't know. If you know, answer it.
Posted on 17 February 2017 | 5:17 pm
Open Question: Chinese leader Hu Jintao and
these are the choices
a. Their position as president or head of state
b. Their process of popular election
c. Their close ties with former Soviet leaders
d. The power, prestige, and wealth of their families in the precommunist era
e. Their position as general secretary
Posted on 17 January 2015 | 7:09 am
Resolved Question: Which of the following
Posted on 25 February 2014 | 12:33 am
Resolved Question: Jiang Zemin visited
Jiang Zemin visited Arlington Cemetary to console American war deads, some of them killed many PLA soldiers in the Korean War.
Doesn't this visit tear Chinese people's hearts out as long as they claim the Abe's visiting to yasukuni hurt Chinese people's feelings?
Posted on 5 January 2014 | 2:46 pm
Resolved Question: Why doesn't Jiang Zemin
Posted on 9 November 2013 | 2:25 pm