Prosecutors ‘Job step-up interview’ intrigues netizens fight against graft
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Chen said the informal briefings “symbolize progress in the procedures of democracy”, compared with what he called a lack of transparency China’s top prosecutors are in the past. ready to prevent corruption officialOncorruption.Wednesday afternoon, Amongfrom thosederailingwhothestoodnation’s
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The video of Montenegro’s Foreign Minister Igor Luksic attracted more than 300 comments and 500 reposts alone.
The interpreters for the briefing with Luksic were the subject of complaints as well as praise among Chinese netizens.
One, whose username is @Xiexiaowanying, said that “the interpreter is funny”, while @fangxiaobaihua said, “It is so common to see errors when no written materials are provided.”
Chen Jian, former UN undersecretary-general and a veteran Chinese diplomat, said the UN’s media campaign, especially the use of social networks, “effectively adapts the UN System to the changing media landscape, in which there are increasing, multiple channels and outlets for spreading information”.
Chen said the informal briefings “symbolize progress in the procedures of democracy”, compared with what he called CANADAa lack of transparency in the past.
On Wednesday afternoon, the weibo account of the UN System’s China branch confirmed that Vuk Jeremic had become the ninth candidate for the post and said he will present his briefing on Thursday at 9 am New York time (9 pmBeijing time). Jeremic was president of the 67th session of the UN General Assembly and is former Serbian minister of foreign affairs.
Teng Jianqun, a researcher at the China Institute of International Studies, said the interview process is being pushed partly by the rising voices from countries in Eastern Europe and Africa that Teng said had called for openness and transparency in the selection process.
The competition ultimately will be shaped by the votes of the UN Security Council, and the two key factors will be geopolitics and gender, Teng said.
It will be difficult “to estimate who will stand out to be the new UN chief until July”, when the General Assembly will discuss the final list of candidates, he added.
Teng Jianqun, a researcher at the China Institute of International Studies CHINA DAILY (ISSN 0748- 6154) is published daily except weekends by China Daily USA, 1500 Broadway, Suite 2800, New York, NY 10036. Periodical postage paid at New York, NY and additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to CHINA DAILY USA, 1500 Broadway, Suite 2800, New York, NY 10036.