Chris patten

Since assuming his post, Xi Jinping has rapidly consolidated all of the main levers of power, elbowing aside his prime minister, the ineffectual Li Keqiang. Photo: Reuters<br />

Chris Patten | Emperor Xi’s dilemma

3 min read . 01 Jan 2015
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The world ain&#8217;t flat

3 min read . 31 Oct 2008