Tag Archives: Chairman Mao

Book highlights Xi’s time in village

A newly published book of the seven years that President Xi Jinping spent at a poor village four decades ago has gained popularity soon after its debut, with many analysts saying the book is encouraging and enlightening.

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Book of Xi’s anecdotes a best-seller

  Volume presents stories president has used in speeches and articles A new look at President Xi Jinping’s style and thoughts about China will open a fresh window on his leadership as a book of anecdotes and sayings he has mentioned in his speeches and articles is already gaining widespread interest from bookstores and the […]

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Looking after Zhongnanhai

The responsibilities of being a leader’s physician are highlighted in a reprinted book.

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Tribute to a great man

Shaanxi businessman spends millions on a memorial hall for Chairman Mao For Zhang Deben, the greatest thing in the world would be able to donate his museum in Xi’an to his country. That was back in 2005, when Zhang’s idea was that the museum – or Mao Zedong Exhibition Hall with its display of memorabilia […]

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Mao defied illness to meet Nixon

BEIJING – Both the US and Chinese officials were surprised that 78-year-old Chairman Mao Zedong decided to meet then US president Richard Nixon only three hours after his arrival in Beijing on Feb 21, 1972, Mao’s then interpreter said on Monday. Mao was so ill that he seldom met foreign leaders in person in his […]

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