Monday, July 6, 2015   

Disgraced deputy national police chief Li Dongsheng sacked
(02-24 20:06)

Li Dongsheng, former vice minister of public security, has been formally removed from office, according to an announcement by the State Council.
The deputy national police chief, Li, was investigated for suspected serious disciplinary and law violations last December.
He was a key aide to former security tsar Zhou Yongkang.
The State Council also announced a number of appointments and removals of government officials.
Zhang Yanzhen was appointed vice minister of justice.
Wang Changshun was appointed vice minister of transport, replacing Gao Hongfeng.
Fu Kui becomes deputy head of the National Bureau of Corruption Prevention, replacing Cui Hairong.
Moreover, Zhai Jun will no longer hold his post as vice foreign minister, and Xu Lingyi, deputy head of State Bureau for Letters and Calls, has also been removed from his post.—Xinhua/The Standard




   
Other China breaking news:
Jin Liqun named to head development bank (2 hrs 23 mins ago)
Xi to meet Putin at BRICS summit (2 hrs 26 mins ago)
Suicide suspected in Korean official’s death in Jilin (07-06 13:54)
Beijing demands Tokyo admit workers’ suffering at heritage site (07-06 13:44)
Xinjiang lawmaker booted for faking personal record and graft (07-06 13:26)
Air China begins flights to Japanese port city (07-03 17:46)
Premier Li back from Europe trip (07-03 14:52)
Xinjiang earthquake kills three (07-03 12:50)
30 cities get 2.8b yuan to stem heavy metal pollution (07-02 21:20)
China Re issues milestone US$50m catastrophe bond (07-02 21:16)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.