Xi Jinping

Type: Person
Name: Xi Jinping
Title:  General Secretary of the 18th CPC Central Committee (2012)
Organization: Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and member of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee
Date of Birth: 1953
Place of Birth: Fuping, Shaanxi Province
Nationality: China
Fact Sheet: Biography for Xi Jinping
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 28 mins ago - 8 reports

XINHUA - 1st Ld-Writethru: Xi Jinping mourns Taiwan explosion victims

1st Ld-Writethru: Xi Jinping mourns Taiwan explosion victimsContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Friday conveyed condolences to the victims in the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 28 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Prayuth confirms Somkid appointed special envoy to talk to China

Junta chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha confirmed Friday night that former finance minister Somkid Jatusripitak, advisor to the National Council for Peace and Order, was appointed as a special envoy of the NCPO to deliver messages to Chinese President Xi Jinping. ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - 1 hour ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

China's Xi to Target Corruption in Military

BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged to strike hard against graft in the military, urging soldiers to banish corrupt practices and ensure their loyalty to the ruling Communist Party, state media reported on Friday. The vow to punish graft ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Chinese president's envoy to attend Colombian presidential inauguration

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- A senior Chinese official will go to Colombia for the inauguration ceremony of Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos next week.Yuan Guiren, Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy and Minister of Education, will be in ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

China Premier Xi Jinping Cracks Whip Against Corruption

Corruption in China is a way of life that is so deeply rooted that it would take a revolution to rid the country of it, but the government of Xi Jinping is cracking the whip, determined to bring this cancer to an end, if current news headlines in the ... [Published The Guardian Express - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 3 reports

The Communist Roots of China's Capitalist Corruption

What turns so many cadres bad in contemporary China? Busy purging a generation of corrupt officials from the Communist Party, Chinese President Xi Jinping may not have much time to worry about causes at the moment. This week he's concerning himself with ... [Published Bloomberg View - 18 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Xi Jinping: The Putin of Asia

On Friday, Beijing marked the 120th anniversary of the start of the first Sino-Japanese War, which ended in a crushing defeat of China. This year—once in February and then in June—Xi Jinping referred to this anniversary, mentioning how the conflict resulted ... [Published RealClearWorld - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 7 reports

Shanghai faces anti-corruption onslaught

By turning the campaign on Shanghai, President Xi Jinping threatens the legacy of former president Jiang Zemin, who retains huge political influence ... [Published Financial Times - Europe homepage - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 10 reports

State media fostering Xi Jinping's image as China's leader

Is China's President Xi Jinping following in the footsteps of Mao Zedong when it comes to personality cult? A study conducted by the University of Hong Kong (HKU) recently concluded that Xi's name was mentioned more frequently in the People's Daily, an ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Growing personality cult around Xi Jinping noted by enemies, has few precedents

Special to WorldTribune.com By Willy Lam, East-Asia-Intel.com Even as Xi Jinping is extending the parameters of his anti-corruption drive, the official media is building up a personality cult around the President that is unprecedented since the demise ... [Published World Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 10 reports

Communist official under probe

7:38 pmBEIJING: China’s ruling Communist Party said on Tuesday it has launched an investigation into former security chief Zhou Yongkang—one of its most powerful figures—in a bold move in the country’s deepening anti-corruption crackdown.With the official ... [Published Manila Times - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 3 reports


One of the most powerful men of the People’s Republic of China, former chief of Internal Security Zhou Yongkang is being investigated by the Communist party for “serious violation of discipline”, a terminology used to indicate corruption.Zhou two years ... [Published Misna - Jul 30 2014]

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Economists React: China’s Manufacturers On A Roll [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - 8 hours ago]
Agence France-Presse/Getty Images China’s manufacturing sector hasn’t had an easy time recently, battered by worries about a slowing economy at home and declining competitiveness on international markets. But the latest purchasing managers’ indexes — ...
Why China is Going After Its Former Security Cz... [Published WSJ.com: China Real Time Report - 18 hours ago]
China's investigation into the country's powerful former security czar is not the final shot in President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive, writes CRT analyst Russell Leigh Moses. Instead it's a shot in the arm. ...
Afghanistan a building block for China-India ties [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 22 hours ago]
A short piece for Reuters and their rather wonderfully named ‘Expert Zone’ looking at Sino-Indian relations in Afghanistan. Builds on the earlier paper published on this topic through RUSI and part of an ongoing project. Afghanistan a building ...
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Corruption and the economy: Is anti-graft anti-... [Published The Economist - China - Jul 31 2014]
EVEN by Chinese standards, growth in the southern city of Jieyang was remarkable under Wan Qingliang, the local boss with bouffant hair who cultivated an air of frugality in his personal life. When he took over, in 2004, annual expansion was 4%. By 2007 ...
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