The Times carry a very positive page about Ming today, entitled "Man in the middle who may yet dictate the way forward".
The main story is accompanied by a positivish piece by Peter Riddell referring to "Dependable Ming" and his "shrewdness and experience":
He closely observed the troubles of his past leaders. He is not going to do anything daft. These could be reassuring qualities in face of the untested Mr Cameron and the dour Mr Brown.