The downfall of Sun Lijun and Fu Zhenghua appears to be connected to Xi’s effort at marginalizing and securing a decisive victory against the Jiang faction.
◎ We believe that Fu Zhenghua’s promotion doesn’t guarantee his safety.
◎ To rookie and veteran observers, the fate of Wang Qishan is perhaps one of the more perplexing developments in recent CCP politics.
◎ The Xi Jinping administration’s adoption of a CB2C model reveals three things about the overall situation in China.
◎ We present an updated personnel list based on analysis using our unique research methodology and risk assessment model.
◎ We believe that the answer to why Xi removed term limits for the Chinese presidency can be found in an analysis of CCP factional struggle.
◎ Resolving risks in China’s financial sector is the Xi Jinping administration’s most urgent and important task of 2018.
◎ The CCP appears to be simultaneously resolving China’s currency oversupply issue and seeking leadership in the digital currency while threatening the dollar’s dominance through five strategies.
◎ The vice presidency has emerged as a focal point in an intense factional struggle (neidou) in the upper echelons of the Chinese Communist Party.
◎ Xi Jinping could bring back trusted ally and seasoned troubleshooter Wang Qishan ahead of schedule to help even the odds.