Challenge Xi Jinping? Li Keqiang mentions this three times a day

Trending 10/06/22, 14:20

At the time of the high-level transfer of power at the 20th National Congress of the CCP, Premier Li Keqiang in one day emphasized three times, "reform and opening-up" is the CCP's basic policy, attracting public attention. On September 30, Li reiterated the need for "reform and opening-up" during his speech ...

Tension in Zhongnanhai

Trending 09/30/22, 15:08

The 20th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party is fast approaching. All over China people are tense and complain about being monitored. At the same time, after Xi Jinping resurfaced on September 27, he continued to speed up the investigation and purge the "Xi assassination" gang. Liu Yanping, the ...

How critical is China’s budget shortage?

Economy 08/26/22, 17:19

The hidden debts of Chinese local governments has continuously broken records in recent times. Up to half of them have fallen into financial distress and are waiting for financial support from the central government. The banking system, as a matter of fact, has also fallen into crisis. It all stems ...

Fierce factional fighting portends political crisis for Chinese regime

Insights 07/06/22, 16:19

China is going through a sustained economic decline, worsened by the strict anti-COVID measures imposed by the communist regime. At the same time, a deep political crisis has become evident within the regime's leadership, with several protagonists carrying out a real power struggle. In this context, the figure of Li Keqiang, China's ...

Li Keqiang laid out a successor before leaving office?

In-depth Reports 05/13/22, 05:34

On May 11, the Wall Street Journal reported under the headline "China's Forgotten Premier Steps Out of Xi's Shadow as Economic Fixer." The article revealed that people close to policymakers said Chinese Premier Minister Li Keqiang was trying to influence the selection of his replacement when he steps down as premier in less than ...

Li Keqiang can’t command his subordinates

Insights 02/15/22, 19:50

Li Keqiang a top-level leader of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has become increasingly frustrated over their bureaucracy's negligence in recent years, according to Chinese-language media Da Ji Yuan.  The secretary of the Huangshan Municipal Party Committee of Anhui Province recently reported that officials have a mentality of lying flat and ...

Xi Jinping gives no speech on National Remembrance Day

China 12/16/21, 17:26

On Dec. 13, Chinese pro-democracy activist Wang Dan posted a post on Facebook, saying, "The political atmosphere in China these days is a bit unusual." Wang Dan said that, in the official report of the CCP's Central Economic Work Conference, the names of President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Li Keqiang ...

China’s PM Li seeks to reassure Europe at Croatia summit

Europe 04/12/19, 04:40

China's prime minister has promised that Beijing will respect European standards and fair trade, seeking to allay concerns that it's flouting EU competition rules with huge investments on the continent.Opening an annual summit of Eastern and Central European nations and China, Li Keqiang said "we intend to fully respect European ...

Chinese premier visits bridge construction in Croatia

World 04/11/19, 09:59

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang has visited a construction site in Croatia where a major European Union-funded bridge is being built by a Chinese state-owned company.The China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) won in 2018 an international bid to construct the 2.4 kilometer-long bridge over the Adriatic Sea.The 420 million-euro ...

China’s premier meets New Zealand’s leader amid 5G dispute

World 03/31/19, 23:49

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has urged New Zealand to provide a "fair, transparent, convenient" investment environment in a meeting with the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, that comes amid a dispute over use of Chinese telecoms equipment.Relations between the two countries have been strained since New Zealand's spy agency in ...

Asian shares gain as investors await news on China-US trade

Business 03/15/19, 01:19

Shares rose Friday in Asia after a day of lackluster trading on Wall Street. Japan's Nikkei 225 index jumped 1 percent to 21,506.92 as the Bank of Japan ended a policy meeting by keeping its key interest rate at minus 0.1 percent, maintaining its stance of extreme monetary easing and lavish ...

Premier: Telling companies to spy is ‘not how China behaves’

Business 03/14/19, 23:04

China's premier has said Beijing "will not do that" when asked whether Chinese companies are told to spy on foreign countries.Premier Li Keqiang, speaking at a news conference, said Friday that such tactics were "not how China behaves."The United States and some other governments have imposed curbs on use of ...

Premier: China needs ‘strong measures’ to support economy

Business 03/14/19, 22:02

China's top economic official says the country needs "strong measures" to counteract downward pressure on growth but Beijing plans to promote market-oriented reforms instead of relying on more lending and deficit government spending.Premier Li Keqiang, speaking in a nationally televised news conference, said Friday the communist government will cut taxes ...

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