Zhou Yongkang

Type: Person
Name: Zhou Yongkang (ZHOU Yongkang)
Title: member of the Political Bureau and a Member of the Secretariat of the Central Committee
Organization: Communist Party of China (CPC)
Date of Birth: 1942
Place of Birth: Wuxi, Jiangsu Province
Nationality: China
Fact Sheet: Biography for Zhou Yongkang
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 - 1 reports

Xi obsessed with Asian hegemony

In the wake of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s (習近平) ascendancy since the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) 18th National Congress in 2012, Beijing’s stance on the Asia-Pacific region has become clearly discernible. China’s territorial claims in the South ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

‘Tiger’ Zhou Yongkang: Did China’s former security chief murder his first wife?

Little is known about the exact circumstances in which Wang Shuhua was killed. What has been reported, in the Chinese media, is that she died in a road accident some time in 2000, shortly after she was divorced from her husband. And that at least one ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

CHINA’S ANTI-CORRUPTION DRIVE ENSNARES M&A DEALS

CAPITAL MARKETS FOCUS: MERGERS & ACQUISITIONSCompanies around the world are stepping up their due diligence on mergers and acquisitions involving Chinese counterparties, after several major deals have been called into question as a result of Peking’s ... [Published Global Finance Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

China's President Breaks Taboo in Pursuit of Political Rival

"Zhou Yongkang is a 71-year old retired leader. In a long, decades long, career in business and politics in China he reached the politburo standing committee, the small group of senior leaders at the apex of political power in China." He was also China's ... [Published boston.com - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

China’s president breaks taboo in pursuit of political rival

38 minutes ago , Top officials are no longer off limits. Beijing’s anti-corruption drive has former security czar Zhou Yongkang in its sights. But little is known of what he has done wrong, exactly. Reuters correspondent David Lague reports. ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Special Report: China turns up heat on ex-security chief with crash probe

BEIJING/HONG KONG - Little is known about the exact circumstances in which Wang Shuhua was killed. What has been reported, in the Chinese media, is that she died in a road accident sometime in 2000, shortly after she was divorced from her husband. And ... [Published Today Online - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 4 reports

SPECIAL REPORT-China turns up heat on ex-security chief with crash probe

1:00am BST(Read this story in a PDF: reut.rs/1oLYV81)* China probes car crash that killed Zhou Yongkang's first wife* Zhou officially under investigation for corruption* Zhou's son expected to be indicted soon on corruption - sources* Xi may ask Central ... [Published Reuters UK - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Ex-Sichuan leader punished

Li Chongxi, former top political advisor in Southwest China's Sichuan Province, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and removed from public office following a graft investigation, the Party's top disciplinary watchdog announced ... [Published Global Times - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese companies seek refuge in altruism amid corruption hunt

On a weekend in early July, at China Europe International Business School outside Shanghai, about 200 private-sector businesspeople listened eagerly to a lecture by Kizaemon Tsukamoto, president of Japan's Tsukaki Group.In addition to running the family ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

China May Have Undergone Some Kind of Coup

An unusual and massive military exercise has been going on in China, and it seems to have had purposes that are more political than military.“Firepower-2014″ kicked off on July 15, and 10 consecutive live ammunition drills across military regions were ... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

What is China’s Fourth Plenum?

ByRule of law and economic development are set to dominate discussions at the next major meeting of China’s senior leadership—the fourth plenum of the 18 th Communist Party of China (CCP) Congress. According to news reports, the October meeting will also ... [Published China Business Review - Sep 09 2014]

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Audi faces fine for price fixing [Published CHINAdaily - 1 hour ago]
Investigation of Zhou Yongkang Heats Up [Published China Digital Times - Sep 13 2014]
News Highlights (September 6-12) [Published Hudson Institute - Sep 12 2014]
Xi obsessed with Asian hegemony [Published Taipei Times Online - Sep 12 2014]
‘Tiger’ Zhou Yongkang: Did China’s former secur... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
‘Tiger’ Zhou Yongkang: Did China’s former secur... [Published The Independent - Sep 12 2014]
CHINA’S ANTI-CORRUPTION DRIVE ENSNARES M&A DEALS [Published Global Finance Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
Mother of murdered Brit Neil Heywood blasts Chi... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
China Uncensored: Mooncakes: Tasty Treats, or I... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 12 2014]
Henderson's Lofthouse: Why I'm swapping Europe ... [Published Fund Strategy - Sep 12 2014]
Henderson's Lofthouse: Why I am swapping Europe... [Published Fund Strategy - Sep 12 2014]
China’s president breaks taboo in pursuit of po... [Published PR Web via Yahoo! - Sep 12 2014]
China's President Breaks Taboo in Pursuit of Po... [Published boston.com - Sep 12 2014]
China’s president breaks taboo in pursuit of po... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 12 2014]
Special Report: China turns up heat on ex-secur... [Published Today Online - Sep 12 2014]
Special Report - China turns up heat on ex-secu... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
SPECIAL REPORT-China turns up heat on ex-securi... [Published Reuters UK - Sep 12 2014]
China’s president breaks taboo in pursuit of po... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Sep 12 2014]
China’s ruling party sacks Zhou’s former aide [Published Today Online - Sep 11 2014]
China's Communist Party Wants a Few True Believers [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 11 2014]
China Jails Anti-Corruption Activists [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 11 2014]
Ex-Sichuan leader punished [Published Global Times - Sep 11 2014]
Former aide to Zhou Yongkang expelled [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Sep 11 2014]
Chinese companies seek refuge in altruism amid ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 11 2014]
China's Communist Party expels former aide to r... [Published AlertNet - Sep 11 2014]
China May Have Undergone Some Kind of Coup [Published Epoch Times - Sep 10 2014]
China’s ex-President slips down party ranks [Published Today Online - Sep 10 2014]
What is China’s Fourth Plenum? [Published China Business Review - Sep 09 2014]
Toad Pictures Go Viral on China’s Internet as M... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 09 2014]
Xi’s Purge [Published Advisor Perspectives - Sep 09 2014]
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China Jails Anti-Corruption Activists [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 11 2014]
Chinese President Xi Jinping has revealed the hypocrisy of his anti-corruption probe by continuing to jail anti-corruption activists, human rights groups say. Jinping pledged to target graft among both high- and low-level officials—whom he called “tigers” ...
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 ...
Tally Ho. [Published London Irvine Report - Aug 12 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Baltic Dry Index. 792  +15 LIR Gold Target in 2019: $30,000.  Revised due to QE programs. "As fewer and fewer people have confidence in paper as a store of value, the price of gold will continue to rise. ...
It’s Time to Tear Up China’s “Get Out of Jail F... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 06 2014]
Anti-corruption efforts claimed Zhou Yongkang’s career,  but there is one last taboo we must break. ...
It’s Time to Tear Up China’s “Get Out of Jail F... [Published Foreign Policy - Aug 06 2014]
Anti-corruption efforts claimed Zhou Yongkang’s career,  but there is one last taboo we must break. ...
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China’s president breaks taboo in pursuit of po... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Sep 12 2014]
Applause for Zhou graft inquiry [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 30 2014]
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