Bo Xilai – Party Chief, Zhejiang Provincial Committee, Communist Party of China.

  Bo Xilai – Party Chief, Zhejiang Provincial Committee, Communist Party of China. Bo Xilai was stripped of all power and assets, and imprisoned for life. His wife, Gu Kailai, was given a suspended death sentence for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood. From Wikipedia: “Bo Xilai is a Chinese former politician. He came […]

Chen Yuan – Governor China Developing Bank.

  Chen Yuan – Governor China Developing Bank. Since 2013 Chen Yuan is a Vice-Chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. This card would be replaced with Hu Huaibang, who in 2013 was made chairman of the China Development Bank.

Geng Huichang – Minister of State Security.

  Geng Huichang – Minister of State Security, Communist Party of China. Geng Huichang remains the Minister of State Security of the People’s Republic of China. Geng is a political ally of former President Hu Jintao, who promoted him to Minister so he could consolidate his own power.Geng is an international relations specialist and an […]

Han Zheng – Mayor of Shanghai.

  Han Zheng – Mayor of Shanghai. In November 2012 he was promoted to become the Party Secretary of Shanghai, the top political post in the city.

Huang Jiefu – Vice Minister, Ministry of Health.

Huang Jiefu – Vice Minister, Ministry of Health, Communist Party of China. Huang Jiefu is often in the spotlight for China’s reputation for harvesting executed prisoner’s organs. He is now chairman of the Human Organ Donation and Transplant Committee. He is also president of the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.

Yu Zhengsheng – Party Chief of Shanghai.

  Yu Zhengsheng – Party Chief of Shanghai. Yu Zhegsheng is now one of the top leaders of the Communist Party of China. He is a member of the Politburo Standing Committee, China’s de facto highest ruling body, since November 2012.

Liu Yunshan – Director, Department of Propaganda.

  Liu Yunshan – Director, Department of Propaganda, Communist Party of China. Liu Yunshan is one of the top leaders of the Communist Party of China, and a current member of the Politburo Standing Committee, the de facto top decision-making body of China. Liu currently holds a number of important offices in the national leadership […]

Liu Zhijun – Secretary General, Minister of Railways.

  Liu Zhijun – Secretary General, Minister of Railways. As Railway Minister, Liu oversaw numerous expansions of China’s railway system, most notably the rapid development of China’s high-speed railway. He was a figure of national praise until February 2011, when he was arrested and expelled from the Party over allegations of corruption. After the Wenzhou […]

Wan Gang – Minister Science and Technology.

  Wan Gang – Minister Science and Technology, People’s Republic of China. Remains the Minister of Science and Technology. He is also the Chairman of the China Zhi Gong Party, a legally sanctioned minor political party in China, and, since 2013 also Vice Chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.

Zhang Gaoli – Party Chief, Tianjin Provincial Committee.

  Zhang Gaoli – Party Chief, Tianjin Provincial Committee, Communist Party of China. Zhang Gaoli is the current first-ranked Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China and a member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China, China’s highest ruling council.

Zhao Hongzhu – Party Chief, Zhejiang Provincial Committee.

  Zhao Hongzhu – Party Chief, Zhejiang Provincial Committee, Communist Party of China. Zhao, as of 2012, serves as the Deputy Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), the Communist Party’s anti-corruption agency, as well as a Secretary of the Central Secretariat.

Zhao Xiaochuan – Governor of People’s Bank of China.

  Zhao Xiaochuan  – Governor of People’s Bank of China. Zhao Xiaochuan was reappointed to the same position in March 2013, making him the longest-serving central bank chief since the establishment of the People’s Republic of China.

Zhou Shengxian – Director of State Environmental Protection Administration.

  Zhou Shengxian – Director of State Environmental Protection Administration. Communist Party of China. Zhou is currently a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, a largely ceremonial legislative consultation body. He retired in February 2015 from being the first Minister of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China.

Zhou Yongkang – Secretary of Central Political and Legislative Committee.

  Zhou Yongkang – Secretary of Communist Party of China, Central Political and Legislative Committee. In late 2013, Zhou was placed under investigation for alleged abuse of power and corruption, a decision state media announced in July 2014. Zhou was the first Politburo Standing Committee member – and the most senior-ranked official – since the […]

Wang Yang – Party Chief, Guangdong Province.

  Wang Yang – Party Chief, Guangdong Provincial Committee, Communist Party of China. Wang is one of the four Vice Premiers of China in Premier Li Keqiang‘s Government. Until January 2013, he served as the Communist Party Secretary of Guangdong; the southern Chinese province’s top office. He served as the party secretary of Chongqing, an […]

Wen Jiabao – Premier of the State Council.

  Wen Jiabao – Premier of the State Council, People’s Republic of China. From 2002 to 2012, Wen Jiaboa held membership in the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China, the country’s de facto top power organ, where he was ranked third out of nine members. He was accused of kleptocracy following revelations […]

Xi Jinping – Vice President

  Xi Jinping – Vice President, People’s republic of China. Is now the General Secretary of the Communist Party of China, the President of the People’s Republic of China, and the Chairman of the Central Military Commission. As Xi holds the top offices of the party and the military, in addition to being the head […]

Xie Xuren – Finance Minister.

  Xie Xuren – Finance Minister. Communist Party of China. Since 2013 Xie Xuren is the Chair of the National Council for Social Security Fund.

Xu Caihou – Vice Chairman Central Military Commission.

  Xu Caihou – Vice Chairman Central Military Commission. People’s Republic of China. Xu was detained and put under investigation on suspicion of bribery in March 2014, in one of the highest profile corruption investigations in PLA history, and was expelled from the Communist Party in June 2014. It was alleged that Xu had traded […]

  Yang Jiechi – Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs. Yang Jiechi joined the inner circle of the State Council in 2013, as a State Councilor under Premier Li Keqiang. In this capacity, he serves as one of the most prominent architects of China’s foreign policy.