Wang Qishan

Hunting but Not Catching Corruption’s ‘Tigers’ in China

February 5, 2013, 2:24 pm

At the meeting of the CCP’s disciplinary organ, new Party head Xi Jinping announced a bold a new anti-corruption campaign. This has caused much discussion, but one can’t [...]

New Party Leadership Moves in on Strongholds of Old Faction

January 8, 2013, 11:27 am

The new Chinese Communist Party head and former leader have been hard at work reshuffling key officials to curtail a rival faction.

Disclosing Chinese Officials’ Wealth Faces ‘Difficulties’: Anti-Corruption Head

January 1, 2013, 3:07 pm

China’s anti-corruption campaign, said to be urgently needed to save the Party and the state, and launched with much fanfare, may turn out to be a toothless measure, after all.

Chinese Economist: Corruption Will Kill Regime, But Not China

December 27, 2012, 11:16 pm

A former Beijing University professor, Zhang Weiying, told a public forum last week how corruption could be solved in China, and emphasized that it only poses a serious threat [...]

Chinese Anti-Corruption Chiefs Can Become Targets Too

December 22, 2012, 4:29 pm

Leaders of the Chinese Communist Party’s anti-corruption watchdog can sometimes be in danger of violent reprisal from those they investigate, according to notes in a Hong Kong [...]

China’s New Anti-Corruption Czar Gears up to ‘Rectify’ Communist Party

December 11, 2012, 2:12 pm

Xi Jinping, China’s new Party head, will launch a massive “rectification” campaign in spring to root out corruption.

The Personalities of China’s ‘Princelings’

December 2, 2012, 5:52 pm

China’s princeling leaders, now multiple in the leadership, sometimes have a tendency to performance politics.

New Leadership in Beijing Spells End of Reform

November 15, 2012, 4:16 pm

The new lineup of the Chinese Communist Party’s Politburo Standing Committee signals an end to the hope of saving the Party through reform. It also puts outgoing Party [...]

A Look at the New Chinese Communist Party Leaders: Wang Qishan

November 15, 2012, 3:25 pm

Wang Qishan, a new member of the Standing Committee, is known as an economic reformer, but he may not get the chance to do much of that, given that he’s been made head of [...]

New Members of Chinese Communist Standing Committee Decided, Source Says

August 31, 2012, 2:15 pm

An insider provides a lineup of the suspected new politburo members and their duties.


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Asia Week NY Spring 2013