Bo Xilai

Type: Person
Name: Bo Xilai (BO Xilai)
Title: Secretary of the Chongqing Municipal CPC Committee
Organization: Communist Party of China
Date of Birth: 1949
Place of Birth: Dingrang, Shanxi Province
Nationality: China
Fact Sheet: Biography for Bo Xilai
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

US versus China corruption: Same, same but different

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell faces the media last month outside the Virginia courthouse where he was found guilty of public corruption. Bo Xilai, former Communist Party chief in Chongqing, China, is sentenced to life in prison last year for ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

The Goldilocks Solution: Why Zhou Yongkang Will Be Charged With Murder

That Zhou Yongkang is guilty was decided long ago. Now the Chinese Communist Party must decide what crime he is guilty of.Recently one of the most powerful men in China, Zhou was put under control soon after the purge of his co-conspirator Bo Xilai in ... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

China forbids MBA freebies

CHINESE officials are rushing to withdraw from executive MBA programmes after the government, as part of a widening anti-corruption campaign, banned them from accepting scholarships.“Leading cadres” in the Communist Party, the government and state-owned ... [Published BDlive - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Investigation of Zhou Yongkang Heats Up

Chinese authorities are investigating the 2000 car crash which killed the ex-wife of disgraced security chief Zhou Yongkang, escalating a political struggle at the top echelons of Chinese power, according to a report by Benjamin Kang Lim, Charlie Zhu, ... [Published China Digital Times - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

Mother of Briton murdered by Chinese politician's wife lashes out at Communist Party officials

Authorities claimed he had died of a heart attack but it later emerged that he had in fact been poisoned by Gu Kailai, the wife of Bo Xilai, Chongqing's high-flying Communist Party leader. Mr Bo's police chief initially attempted to conceal how Gu Kailai ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Murdered Briton's Mother Appeals to China

The mother of a British businessman whose murder in 2011 led to the downfall of Communist Party highflier Bo Xilai has issued a fresh appeal for the Chinese government to help her family obtain compensation for his death. ... [Published WSJ.com: What's News Europe - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

A ‘Stain’ on China: Full Statement from Mother of Murdered U.K. Businessman

It’s been almost a year since Bo Xilai, the onetime Chinese Communist Party bigwig, was convicted of corruption and abuse of power, and more than two years since his wife was jailed for the murder of the British businessman Neil Heywood. ... [Published WSJ.com: China Real Time Report - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

China's anti-corruption drive to last at least 5 years

President Xi Jinping's government is launching an anti-corruption crackdown that will last at least five years, the official China Daily said Friday, calling the struggle a "war that the country cannot afford to lose."The paper quoted from a speech delivered ... [Published Fox News Latino - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Beijing anti-corruption campaign targets MBA scholarships

Chinese officials are rushing to pull out of executive MBAs after Xi Jinping’s government banned them from accepting scholarships as part of a widening anti-corruption campaign.The government has barred “leading cadres” in the Communist party, the government ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

How Taking Down A "Big Tiger" Is Establishing the Rule of Law in China

SHANGHAI -- The downfall of Zhou Yongkang, a "big tiger" top official who in the past would have been considered immune to corruption investigations, is of great practical significance. It sets a new milestone in China's deepening anti-graft campaign ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Mao-style show trials feared again in China

Not since the 1950s and 60s – when denouncements of so-called counterrevolutionaries were a common sight in China’s stadiums and squares – has the People’s Republic seen anything like its recent slew of showy public trials, legal experts say. The trials ... [Published Al Jazeera - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

No prosecution yet on Zhou Yongkang case, SPC says

A security officer guards the court as foreign diplomats to China sit in a trial while attending an open-day session at the Supreme People's Court on Wednesday. Photo: Li Hao/GTThe court has not been informed of a prosecution decision against former security ... [Published Global Times - Aug 27 2014]

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Anything for Power: The Real Story of China’s J... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 19 2014]
A Tale of Two Leaders [Published Open - Sep 19 2014]
US versus China corruption: Same, same but diff... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 18 2014]
Corruption exists; it's the response that matters [Published Japan Times - Sep 18 2014]
81-Year-Old Writer Taken Away by Police in China [Published Epoch Times - Sep 18 2014]
The Goldilocks Solution: Why Zhou Yongkang Will... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 17 2014]
Even Chinese state media get censored when it c... [Published Quartz - Sep 17 2014]
China fetish misses Asia complexity [Published The Area News - Sep 17 2014]
China steps up investigation into former securi... [Published Irish Times - Sep 16 2014]
China forbids MBA freebies [Published BDlive - Sep 14 2014]
Investigation of Zhou Yongkang Heats Up [Published China Digital Times - Sep 13 2014]
Mother of Briton murdered by Chinese politician... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 12 2014]
Heywood’s mother angry over lack of compensation [Published Global Times - Sep 12 2014]
Heywood's mother hits out at Beijing [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Sep 12 2014]
Mother of murdered Brit Neil Heywood blasts Chi... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
Mother of Briton murdered in China renews compe... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Sep 12 2014]
SPECIAL REPORT-China turns up heat on ex-securi... [Published Reuters UK - Sep 12 2014]
China's Communist Party Wants a Few True Believers [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 11 2014]
Murdered Briton's Mother Appeals to China [Published WSJ.com: What's News Europe - Sep 11 2014]
A ‘Stain’ on China: Full Statement from Mother ... [Published WSJ.com: China Real Time Report - Sep 11 2014]
Investigate Source of Bodies in Exhibition, Rig... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
China May Have Undergone Some Kind of Coup [Published Epoch Times - Sep 10 2014]
Xi’s Purge [Published Advisor Perspectives - Sep 09 2014]
Beijing bans political elite from EMBA scholars... [Published Today Online - Sep 08 2014]
Analysts: Insecurity Behind Tough Hong Kong Ele... [Published VOA News - Sep 07 2014]
China's war on corruption spreads to executive ... [Published CNBC - Sep 06 2014]
Beijing anti-corruption campaign targets MBA sc... [Published Irish Times - Sep 06 2014]
China's anti-corruption drive to last at least ... [Published Fox News Latino - Sep 05 2014]
News Highlights (August 30-September 5) [Published Hudson Institute - Sep 05 2014]
Article: Huffington Post “How Taking Down A “Bi... [Published Practice Source - Sep 04 2014]
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A ‘Stain’ on China: Full Statement from Mother ... [Published WSJ.com: China Real Time Report - Sep 11 2014]
It’s been almost a year since Bo Xilai, the onetime Chinese Communist Party bigwig, was convicted of corruption and abuse of power, and more than two years since his wife was jailed for the murder of the British businessman Neil Heywood. ...
China Insists That Hong Kong Should Only Have P... [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 26 2014]
Civic group Occupy Central with Love and Peace organized a public event, “Hike for Democracy”, to express the pan-democrats’ determination to struggle for geniune democracy in Hong Kong. Photo by PH Yang, non-commercial use. As pro-democracy activists ...
Why Troubled Politicians Blame Women Even When ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 20 2014]
Men have been blaming their screw-ups on women ever since the Garden of Eden. Because Adam totally didn’t mean to eat that apple! He only did it because that crazy Eve chick tricked him into it. She must have had a crush on the snake. This week, former ...
Organ Harvesting New Form of Execution in China [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 13 2014]
Organ harvesting has become a new form of execution for political prisoners in China in recent years, according to a new book by a longtime China analyst and human rights investigator. Ethan Gutmann discussed his new book , The Slaughter: Mass Killings, ...
A Weibo Spat Hints at the Battle Brewing Over J... [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 07 2014]
Screenshot of Lin Zhibo's Sina Weibo account While censorship in China and news practitioners' gripping anecdotes of defiance routinely make international headlines, little is known about the people who are behind the many institutions across the ...
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