Deng Xiaoping

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Chinese communist statesman (1904-1997)

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With fierce energy he has sought to capture the spirit of our times, not only in China but throughout the world-his portraiture of such leaders as Deng Xiao Ping, Nelson Mandela, and Boris Yeltsin testify to his eagerness to use art for communication on a global level.
Madame Deng Nan, the daughter of Deng Xiao Ping and the Executive Secretary General of the China Association of Science and Technology, is the China Co-Chair.
It was in 1978 that China's leader Deng Xiao Ping ditched the unyielding prescriptions of communism and welcomed limited free-market reforms.
This was introduced by Prime Minister Deng Xiao Ping in the late '80s as a means of attracting investments so that the post-Mao Chinese could work in meaningful jobs, as opposed to laboring away on farms.
As Deng Xiao Ping, Mao's successor, once famously said: "Who cares whether the cat is black or white so long as it catches mice?
The evident boom of the last few years is the blossoming of decades of economic reform begun by President Deng Xiao Ping in 1978, when he began the conversion from a closed country to a "market-compatible" economy.
It is as absurd as Hill describes - Jonathan Aitken is in Ford Open Prison, a mobile jail made by the Ford Motor Company, Chinese leader Deng Xiao Ping is staying in Walthamstow during a State visit to Britain and is desperate to get to Tower Records so he can buy a Status Quo album.