06.11.2012 [Hindu Business Line] - He is married to China's most famous folk singer PengLiyuan and their daughter is reportedly studying at Harvard. Not much is known about his personal life though a leaked US diplomatic cable disclosed his liking for Hollywood war movies that he
22.10.2012 [Business Insider] - ... something very interesting to office with him — his wife. 49-year-old PengLiyuan is a renowned soprano singer in her homeland, even attaining the equivalent rank of major general as a "artist-soldier" in China's army and is well-known for her
08.11.2012 [FRANCE 24] - That paper also looks at China's new First Lady PengLiyuan who, it says, is China's Carla Bruni. And again with Aujourd'hui en France-Le Parisien there is a report on a shopkeepers' striptease protest outside Limoges town hall in central France.
(born November 20, 1962) is a popular Chinese folk music singer and the wife of Chinese leader, Xi Jinping. She gained popularity as a singer from her regular appearances on the annual CCTV New Year's Gala, a widely viewed mainland Chinese television program that airs during the Chinese New Year. She has won many honors in singing competitions nationwide. Her most famous works include People from Our Village (父老乡亲), Mount Chomolungma (珠穆朗玛), and On the Plains of Hope (在希望的田野上). Peng is a civilian member of China's People's Liberation Army and holds the civilian rank comparable to major general. She was one of the first in China to obtain a master's degree in traditional ethnic music when the degree was established in the 1980s.
08.11.2012 [Spiegel Online] - Sie ist berühmter als ihr Ehemann Xi Jinping, der auf dem Parteitag zum neuen Chef der KP ernannt wird: China bekommt mit der Sängerin PengLiyuan eine schillernde First Lady. Ihre Rolle als brave Gattin spielt die Sopranistin schon jetzt perfekt. Info
08.11.2012 [Vanguardia.com.mx] - PengLiyuan es una de las cantantes más famosas de China. Originaria de Yuncheng (provincia de Shandong), entró en el Ejército cuando tenía 18 años. Comenzó como soldado, pero sus dotes vocales la llevaron a cantar en las bandas militares “para
08.11.2012 [Ekstra Bladet] - Han har en lang og flot karriere inden for kommunistpartiet, men det er formentlig på grund af ægteskabet med sangerinden PengLiyuan, der i øvrigt også er højtstående officer i militæret, at mange almindelige kinesere kender ham. * Xi har også en
08.11.2012 [Deutschlandfunk] - In den vergangenen Jahren wurde er neu aufgelegt und meist von PengLiyuan gesungen. PengLiyuan ist eine bekannte Volkssängerin in China, die regelmäßig in Fernsehgalas auftritt. Vor allem aber ist PengLiyuan die Ehefrau von Xi Jinping. Und damit
Niebosiężna Góra Tai mówi o wschodzie słońca: Chiny, musicie wzrosnąć, wzrosnąć... - Opis: w piosence Nowe stulecie Chin. - Źródło: Konrad Godlewski, „Papierowy Tygrys”: Xi Jinping idzie po władzę. I o czym tu gadać?, polska-azja.pl, 27 października 2010
06.11.2012 [Yahoo] - Do mesmo modo, a esposa de Xi, PengLiyuan, que tem presença habitual nas redes de TV chinesas desde sua primeira aparição, na festa de Ano Novo de 1982, também é uma imagem próxima para os chineses, embora alguns já acreditem que, por estar
26.10.2012 [Shanghaiist] - PengLiyuan, wife of the next President of China Xi Jinping, performs the "Laundry Song", a 50-year-old propaganda classic which purports to be sung by Tibetans desperate for the PLA and the Communist Party to liberate them. Tibetan overseas website
06.11.2012 [World Tribune] - Xi is also overshadowed by his glamorous wife, the famous People's Liberation Army singer PengLiyuan. More importantly, Xi lacks a network of protégés and associates at the top echelon of the Party-state apparatus. Read complete article. Window On the
07.11.2012 [China Post] - But Xi remains somewhat enigmatic, like most of today's Chinese communist leaders. What is known to the ordinary people is that he is the son of a Long-March era revolutionary, Xi Zongxun; and the husband of a famous and graceful vocalist, PengLiyuan.
10.11.2012 Until recently,PengLiyuan, a star singer, was a lot more popular than her politician husband, Xi Jinping, slated to become China's next President. Peng, 49, who began as an ordinary soldier and occupies a civilian position as ...
10.11.2012 Xi Jinping's wife is PengLiyuan, born in 1962 in Shandong province. Married to Xi Jinping since 1987, PengLiyuan is renowned singer and member of the People's Liberation Army, where she holds the title of major general.
22.10.2012 But there is suspense over one element of the transition: Will the nation get a full-fledged first lady as well in the form of PengLiyuan? // …Yet crafting a public role for Peng will require Communist Party image makers to ...