Dr Willy Lam’s Insights on Recent China Political Events – Interview Summary from Sep 2012

 

Realities debunk CCP reform rumors

Asia Times Online 

By Willy Lam Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s “reappearance” last Saturday after an absence of two weeks signaled that preparations for 

Ex-Police Chief Gets 15 Years in China

Voice of America

Willy Lam, a China scholar, says one of the most remarkable things about the account of the trial is that it mentions indirectly, but very clearly, 

China ex-police chief gets 15 years’ jail gulfnews.com

Alaska Dispatch

 

Voice of America

                                                        

China: Jail Time for Bo Xilai?

 

Daily BeastSep 19, 2012

According to Willy Lam, a veteran China-watcher at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hu had faced opposition from conservative forces 

Daily Beast

                     

The Ominous Disappearance of Xi Jinping

Huffington PostSep 12, 2012

According to Willy Wo-Lap Lam, a well-connected professor at Hong Kong’s Chinese University, he may have had a stroke. But speculation is 

Xi Said to Be “Fine”; Whereabouts Still Unknown China Digital Times

Chinese media mentions ‘missing’ VP Xi CNN

WIBW – ABC Online

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Globe and Mail

                    

Where in the World Is China’s Xi Jinping?

ABC News (blog)Sep 12, 2012

Willy Lam, a Chinese scholar at the Chinese University of Hong Kong who told ABC News that he has spoken with more than one Chinese 

ABC News (blog)

Bo Xilai’s fate still in question as police chief Wang sentenced to 15 

Globe and Mail    Sept 24, 2012 

Rather than being formally charged, Mr. Bo – who hasn’t been seen in public for six months – may face only internal Communist Party discipline, likely to include losing his seat on the elite 350-member Central Committee (he’s already been suspended from the 25-person Politburo) and expulsion from the party. “Even if Bo were to go before a court of law, he would just be charged with shielding his wife, and the sentence would still be very light,” said Willy Lam, a veteran observer of Communist Party politics who teaches at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. “There’s an equally strong possibility he will only face internal party discipline.”

China ex-police chief gets 15 years’ jail

AFP13 hours ago

But Willy Lam, a China watcher at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, argued that Wang’s sentence was relatively mild and could bode well 

China hints at lenient sentence for former cop

Huffington PostSep 18, 2012

 who control the justice system, appear to have reached agreement over the thorniest issue – how to deal with Bo, said Willy Lam of Chinese 

China hints at lenient sentence for former police chief in move to end 

Washington PostSep 18, 2012

 who control the justice system, appear to have reached agreement over the thorniest issue — how to deal with Bo, said Willy Lam of Chinese 

TIME

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy parties fail to capitalize on anti-Beijing 

Washington PostSep 10, 2012

“The higher voter turnout reflects the people’s frustrations with the C.Y. Leung administration,” saidWilly Lam, a professor at Chinese University 

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Video: “Brainwashing” Course Outrage Grips Hong KongYouTube

Hong Kong goes to polls amid unease over Beijing protests Telegraph.co.uk

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HK fears classes are pro-China brainwashing

The Associated PressSep 7, 2012

 to brainwash young minds in Hong Kong,” said Willy Lam, a veteran China watcher and professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

                       

China leaders debate Bo trial, prison: analysts

 

AFPSep 20, 2012

Willy Lam, politics expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, added: “There is still a power struggle going on, I think Bo still has powerful 

China leader-in-waiting vanishes, health scare suspected

AFPSep 11, 2012

Willy Lam, a politics expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said he had heard from informed sources that Xi had suffered a sporting 

                      

The Global Note: The Fury Spreads…Guarding US Embassies…The 

ABC News (blog)Sep 13, 2012

Other unnamed sources have also suggested that Mr Xi, 59, suffered a heart attack, while Willy Lam, the former editor of the South China 

                               

China-Japan island clash: A test of US diplomacy

Lancaster Eagle GazetteSep 20, 2012

 Tokyo from hitching itself onto the bandwagon of Washington’s alleged anti-China containment policy,” says Willy Wo-Lap Lam of Jamestown 

Sydney Morning Herald

Bo Xilai likely to face charges – analysts

Independent OnlineSep 20, 2012

Willy Lam, politics expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong said: “Given the contents of the court’s report, it now seems highly possible 

Consensus over Bo’s trial eludes party leaders Gulf Times

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Independent Online

Heart Attack Is No Reason to Disappear in China

Bloomberg (blog)Sep 13, 2012

“Of course, this doesn’t allay people’s suspicions about whether he will be a physically fit general secretary,” Willy Wo-Lap Lam, an adjunct 

Key Figure in Scandal That Felled Bo Xilai Is Charged

New York TimesSep 5, 2012

“For the sake of party unanimity — because Bo has strong backers — Hu Jintao has decided to treat him lightly,” said Willy Lam, a Chinese 

New York Times

Anti-Japan protests again erupt across China

GMA NewsSep 16, 2012

Willy Lam, a China expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said: “In the beginning the leadership wants to use the so-called public 

Anti-Japan protests again erupt across China

AsiaOneSep 16, 2012

Willy Lam, a China expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said that while the protests may have been encouraged and could continue 

AsiaOne

                              

Thousands Rally in Hong Kong Against National Education

BusinessweekSep 2, 2012

Textbooks in the program may give a pro-Communist Party account of China’s history and political system, according to Willy Wo-Lap Lam

euronews

                             

‘China’s Xi Jinping to appear in public on Sunday’

Zee NewsSep 14, 2012

 to know the health of their leaders, but in China this is still regarded as state secrets,” Willy Lam, aChina watcher, was quoted as saying.

The disappearance of China’s new leader is too much mystery Santa Rosa Press Democrat

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Zee News

                

‘Bull’ proves hero and pariah for Beijing

Financial TimesAug 28, 2012

 rather than a love for socialism with Chinese characteristics,” says Willy Lam, author and commentator. “This is a common feeling among the 

Financial Times

                         

Sydney Morning HeraldSep 12, 2012

 or disruptive has happened to Xi Jinping,” said Willy Wo-Lap Lam, an adjunct professor of history at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Hong Kong aux urnes: un scrutin législatif à fort enjeu pour les 

 

L’ExpressSep 9, 2012

 auront le soutien nécessaire pour permettre l’avènement du suffrage universel en 2017″, estime ainsi le politologue hongkongais Willy Lam.

L’Express

ปักกิ่งไม่ห่วงกรณีพิพาทกับญี่ปุ่นจะบานปลาย (ตอนจบ)

 

หนังสือพิมพ์ผู้จัดการSep 15, 2012

By Willy Lam 10/09/2012 …. วิลลี โว-ลัป ลัม (Dr Willy Wo-Lap Lam) เป็นนักวิจัยอาวุโส ณ มูลนิธิเจมส์ทาวน์ (The Jamestown Foundation) 

 

Xi Jinping riappare sulla scena, anche se non di persona

AsiaNewsSep 13, 2012

Willy Lam: “Un segnale dei vertici: nulla di troppo cattivo è accaduto al  Willy Wo-lap Lam, professore di Storia all’Università cinese di Hong 

AsiaNews

– Xi Jinping har fått slag

AftenpostenSep 11, 2012

 etter et slag og mottar nå behandling på et sykehus i Beijing, sier Willy Lam, professor i kinesisk historie ved Hongkong-universitetet og en av 

                      

15 ans de prison pour «l’incorruptible chinois»

LaPresse.ca4 minutes ago

Le verdict de 15 ans de réclusion « témoigne d’une volonté d’épargner Bo Xilai», a de son côté commenté à l’AFP Willy Lam, un spécialiste de 

Chine : 15 ans de prison pour le superflic devenu traître TF1

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TF1

15 Jahre Haft für Ex-Polizeichef von Chongqing in China

AFP7 hours ago

 Tode verurteilt werden können – führten Politikexperten wie der in Hongkong ansässige Willy Lamauf die Absicht zurück, “Bo zu schonen”.

Skandal in Chinas KP : “Super-Bulle” erhält Haftstrafe n-tv.de NACHRICHTEN

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AFP

Transition tendue au PC chinois

Challenges.frSep 21, 2012

Ce qui ne veut pas dire que les choses sont calmes au sommet de l’appareil », commente Willy Lam, universitaire hong-kongais, spécialiste du 

                              

Theo các chuyên gia, Tập Cận Bình có vấn đề về sức khỏe

 

RFISep 11, 2012

Theo nhà chính trị học Willy Lam thuộc Chinese University ở Hồng Kông,  Willy Lam nhắc nhở, vấn đề sức khỏe của các lãnh đạo luôn được 

Ông Tập Cận Bình vắng mặt vì đau tim? Tin tức 24h

Cuộc “tái xuất” kỳ lạ VNMedia

Việt Times Australia – Báo Đất Việt

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RFI

– Xi kommer snart tilbake

AftenpostenSep 14, 2012

Hongkong-professoren Willy Lam hadde kilder i Xis familie og i partiledelsen som fortalte at 59-åringen var rammet av et slag. Den britiske 

 

El rumor sobre el vicepresidente chino crece a un mes del congreso 

CNN México.comSep 13, 2012

 sin embargo, en China estos asuntos son considerados secreto de Estado”, declaró el lunes para CNN Willy Lam, veterano observador de 

Tras una misteriosa desaparición, volvió el futuro líder chino Los Andes (Argentina)

¿Ha sufrido Xi Jinping un infarto? ABC.es

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CNN México.com

Rykteflom rundt Kinas visepresident

VG NettSep 11, 2012

Informasjonen jeg har fått, er at han er på bedringens vei, men de føler seg ikke helt komfortable med å vise ham fram offentlig, sier Willy Lam 

E24

Ausência do vice-presidente provoca boatos na China

Globo.comSep 11, 2012

 de circulação a menos de um mês de um congresso do partido”, declarou Willy Lam, cientista político da Chinese University de Hong Kong.

   

A China prepara-se para mudar de Presidente eo principal 

Público.ptSep 11, 2012

O politólogo Willy Lam, da Universidade Chinesa de Hong Kong, acredita  Ouvido pela AFP, Willy Lam salienta que o estado de saúde dos 

veja.com

                              

Ledning i Hongkong tillmötesgår demonstranter

Sveriges RadioSep 8, 2012

Enligt den politiska analytikern Willy Lam, som intervjuats av lokala medier, så utvecklade sig skolprotesterna till en politisk protest mot hur 

大陸各省爆發反日示威

AFPSep 16, 2012

香港中文大學中國專家林和立(Willy Lam)說,雖然抗議可能會持續到18日,但當局應能在之後不久控制局勢。 他說,與昨天相比,當局今天似乎已加大力度,約束抗議 

El vicepresidente chino asistirá a la feria de la ASEAN para atajar 

Terra.comSep 17, 2012

 de salud o su estatus político durante su desaparición, retomando su actividad”, explicó a Efe el analista chino Willy Lam, desde Hong Kong.

Pysn Pueblo y Sociedad Noticias

                         

Disparition inexpliquée de Xi Jinping, successeur de Hu Jintao

Challenges.frSep 11, 2012

Selon Willy Lam, politologue à la Chinese University de Hong Kong, Xi Jinping se serait blessé en faisant du sport, assez sérieusement pour 

Xi Jinping souffrirait d’un problème de santé

7sur7Sep 11, 2012

Selon Willy Lam, politologue à la Chinese University de Hong Kong, Xi Jinping se serait blessé en faisant du sport, assez sérieusement pour 

Le vice-président chinois réapparaît après sa disparition inexpliquée FRANCE 24

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FRANCE 24

Tid for å høste markens grøde

Namdalsavisa10 hours ago

Lam er enklere enn en voksen sau.  Somyunpon kunne melde om godt salg av sin thaimat, mens Roy Willy Urdshals i «Sjøbua» kunne by på 

Inselstreit: Weiter Angst vor Handelskrieg

KurierSep 19, 2012

Die chinesische Führung lasse die Demonstrationen zu, um den Druck auf Japan zu erhöhen, sagte der Experte Willy Lam von der Chinese 

Hit Radio FFH

Sorge wegen “Kalter-Krieg-Situation”

KurierSep 18, 2012

Die chinesische Führung lasse die Demonstrationen zu, um den Druck auf Japan zu erhöhen, sagte der Experte Willy Lam von der Chinese 

Kurier

香港立法机关进一步分裂

华尔街日报中文网Sep 10, 2012

香港政局资深观察家林和立(Willy Lam)说,相当多的90后对更成熟的民主派人物失去了耐心,他们觉得跟北京谈判是没用的,所以更喜欢搞群众运动 

香港立法会选举选民踊跃投票 RFI

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Inselstreit: China droht mit einem Handelskrieg

KurierSep 17, 2012

Die chinesische Führung lasse die Demonstrationen zu, um den Druck auf Japan zu erhöhen, sagte der Experte Willy Lam von der Chinese 

DIE WELT

                          

Insel-Streit: Canon stoppt Produktion in China

KurierSep 16, 2012

Die chinesische Führung lasse die Demonstrationen zu, um den Druck auf Japan zu erhöhen, sagte der Experte Willy Lam von der Chinese 

Wochenblatt.de

                           

Legislativas cruciales para los demócratas en Hong Kong

Terra.comSep 8, 2012

 escaños, contarán con el apoyo necesario para la instauración del sufragio universal en 2017″, estima el politólogo hongkonés Willy Lam.

Hong Kong tendrá elecciones decisivas Sexenio, Extraordinary Life

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Sexenio, Extraordinary Life

                         

大陆各省爆发反日示威

swissinfo.chSep 16, 2012

香港中文大学中国专家林和立(Willy Lam)说,虽然抗议可能会持续到18日,但当局应能在之后不久控制局势。 他说,与昨天相比,当局今天似乎已加 

swissinfo.ch

Un problema de salud explicaría ausencia del probable futuro líder 

Terra.comSep 11, 2012

 salga de circulación a menos de un mes de un congreso del Partido”, declaró Willy Lam, politólogo de la Chinese University de Hong Kong.

Chine: le futur numéro un Xi Jinping réapparaît en public

Le VifSep 15, 2012

Le politologue basé à Hong Kong Willy Lam a pour sa part rapporté que Xi a été hospitalisé, mais que son état de santé n’a jamais inspiré 

Le Vif

Trung Quốc có thể sẽ khoan dung với Vương Lập Quân

VNExpressSep 18, 2012

Đó là lý do vì sao những người có liên quan đến Bạc cũng được xử khoan dung”, Willy Lam, nhà phân tích thuộc trường đại học Hong Kong 

VNExpress

Chinas Vizepräsident ist seit Tagen verschwunden

Der BundSep 11, 2012

Chinesische Internetmedien spekulieren in dieser Situation über eine Krankheit oder einen leichten Unfall Xis. Willy Lam von der Chinesischen 

Wo steckt Chinas nächster «Kaiser»? 20 Minuten Online

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20 Minuten Online

Hvor i all verden er Xi Jinping?

AftenpostenSep 13, 2012

Den velinformerte Hongkong-professoren Willy Lam fortalte Aftenposten på tirsdag at han har sikre kilder i Xis familie og i partieliten på at det 

Xi Jinping, le futur numéro un chinois, est réapparu

RTS.chSep 15, 2012

Selon le politologue basé à Hong Kong Willy Lam, Xi a été hospitalisé. Des rumeurs ont couru sur une crise cardiaque, une attaque cérébrale 

                          

Misterul dispariţiei lui Xi Jinping

Romania LiberaSep 11, 2012

Un expert politic de la universitatea din Hong Kong, Willy Lam, a declarat pentru AFP că „de la revoluţia culturală, această situaţie este inedită 

Evenimentul Zilei

                       

China: Der abgetauchte Kandidat

KurierSep 11, 2012

Die chinesische Führung lasse die Demonstrationen zu, um den Druck auf Japan zu erhöhen, sagte der Experte Willy Lam von der Chinese 

Kurier

Mais où est passé le vice-président chinois Xi Jingping ?

FRANCE 24Sep 11, 2012

 n’a disparu un mois avant le Congrès du Parti communiste”, commente à l’AFP Willy Lam, un expert politique à l’université de Hong Kong.

Auch am 11. Tag fehlt jede Spur von Chinas Vize

Basler ZeitungSep 12, 2012

DieGesundheit der chinesischen Führungsriege werde als Staatsgeheimnis behandelt, erklärt Willy Lam von der Chinesischen Universität in 

Demo Anti-Jepang Meluas di China

Koran SindoSep 16, 2012

Menurut pendapat Willy Lam, pengamat politik di Universitas China di Hong Kong, otoritas sebenarnya mampu mengendalikan demonstrasi 

merdeka.com

Százezres tüntetésből elvesztett választás

KitekintőSep 14, 2012

 látszólag eredményesen, mivel „a 90-es generáció többsége türelmetlen a demokráciapárti képviselőkkel” – mondta Willy Lam, a hongkongi 

Der Verschollene meldet sich zurück

Berner ZeitungSep 14, 2012

Die Gesundheit der chinesischen Führungsriege werde als Staatsgeheimnis behandelt, erklärt Willy Lam von der Chinesischen Universität in 

donaukurier.de

Wie sich Hongkong der «Gehirnwäsche» entziehen will

Der BundSep 9, 2012

Sollte die Opposition ihr Ziel verfehlen, droht nach Einschätzung des Hongkonger Politikwissenschaftlers Willy Lam die Durchsetzung 

taz.de

环球时报:王立军屁股如此不干净真令人悲哀

加拿大家园网Sep 6, 2012

因为薄熙来拥有强大的支持者,为了保证党的一致性,胡锦涛已经决定对他从轻发落,”任教于香港中文大学的中国政治分析专家林和立(Willy Lam

紐時:薄熙來可能從寬處理

中時電子報Sep 6, 2012

報導中引用香港中文大學中國政治分析專家林和立(Willy Lam)的話說,這顯示薄熙來在中共黨內仍有強而有力的靠山,為了確保黨內和諧,平穩 

中時電子報

                               

Hongkong wehrt sich gegen Gehirnwäsche

Welt OnlineSep 5, 2012

 Schulbücher auf dem Festland tun, kritisierte der Chinaexperte und Hongkonger Professor Willy Wo-Lap Lam gegenüber “Bloomberg News”.

Spiegel