FACTBOX - China's new Communist leadership

BEIJING Thu Nov 15, 2012 12:29pm IST

China's new Politburo Standing Committee members (from L to R) Liu Yunshan, Zhang Dejiang, Zhang Gaoli, Xi Jinping, Li Keqiang, Yu Zhengsheng and Wang Qishan arrive to meet with the press at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, November 15, 2012. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

China's new Politburo Standing Committee members (from L to R) Liu Yunshan, Zhang Dejiang, Zhang Gaoli, Xi Jinping, Li Keqiang, Yu Zhengsheng and Wang Qishan arrive to meet with the press at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, November 15, 2012.

Credit: Reuters/Carlos Barria

Related Topics

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party unveiled its new ruling elite on Thursday, capping a leadership transition that ends Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao's 10 years in office.

Following are the members of the Politburo and its decision-making Standing Committee, and their month and year of birth.

STANDING COMMITTEE

Xi Jinping (June 1953)

Li Keqiang (July 1955)

Zhang Dejiang (November 1946)

Yu Zhengsheng (April 1945)

Liu Yunshan (July 1947)

Wang Qishan (July 1948)

Zhang Gaoli (November 1946)

OTHER POLITBURO MEMBERS

Ma Kai (June 1946)

Wang Huning (October 1955)

Liu Yandong (November 1945)

Liu Qibao (January 1953)

Xu Qiliang (March 1950)

Sun Chunlan (May 1950)

Sun Zhengcai (September 1963)

Li Jianguo (April 1946)

Li Yuanchao (November 1950)

Wang Yang (March 1955)

Zhang Chunxian (May 1953)

Fan Changlong (May 1947)

Meng Jianzhu (July 1947)

Zhao Leji (March 1957)

Hu Chunhua (April 1963)

Li Zhanshu (August 1950)

Guo Jinlong (July 1947)

Han Zheng (April 1954)

(Compiled by John Ruwitch; Editing by Nick Macfie)

FILED UNDER:
Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Shared

Fighting Ebola

REUTERS SHOWCASE

Inside Kobani

Inside Kobani

Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds reinforce Kobani as U.S. drops arms to defenders.  Full Article 

Kerry Gathers Support

Kerry Gathers Support

Kerry in Indonesia seeks Asian support against Islamic State.  Full Article 

Brazil Politics

Brazil Politics

Poll shows Rousseff gaining momentum as Brazil election nears.  Full Article 

Fighting Islamic State

Fighting Islamic State

U.S. reports 12 air strikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq.  Full Article 

Nuclear PactNuclear Investigation

Nuclear Investigation

UN nuclear chief suggests progress slow in Iran investigation.  Full Article 

Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong Protests

After clashes, Hong Kong students, govt stand their ground before talks.  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device.  Full Coverage