Tang Renjian, who worked as a deputy to Vice-Premier Liu He in the former General Office of the Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs, has been appointed party secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. Photo: Weibo
Tang Renjian, who worked as a deputy to Vice-Premier Liu He in the former General Office of the Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs, has been appointed party secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. Photo: Weibo

China reveals new generation of top-level government appointees, including an ex-copy machine salesman and fighter jet designer

  • Beijing has reorganised ministerial and provincial rankings, promoting a new crop of party cadres to top positions
  • The newly-promoted cadres come from various backgrounds, but each brings decades of experience in a particular field

Topic |   China economy
Tang Renjian, who worked as a deputy to Vice-Premier Liu He in the former General Office of the Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs, has been appointed party secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. Photo: Weibo
Tang Renjian, who worked as a deputy to Vice-Premier Liu He in the former General Office of the Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs, has been appointed party secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. Photo: Weibo
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