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Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
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Zhongguo Gongchandang Lijie Zhongyang Weiyuan Dacidian, 1921-2003
Beijing: Zhonggong dangshi chubanshe 2004

Revision History:

Biography Revised: 1/18/2007
Career Data Updated: 1/18/2007

PHOTO: Luo Gan
Luo Gan 罗干
Member of the 16th CPC Central Committee, Member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the 16th CPC Central Committee, State Councilor
Born: 1935

Biography

Luo Gan, male, Han nationality, is a native of Jinan, Shandong Province. He was born in July 1935, joined the CPC in June 1960 and entered the workforce in May 1962. Luo graduated with a specialty in machine casting from the Freiburg Institute of Mining and Metallurgy in the Democratic Republic of Germany. As a university graduate, he holds the title of Senior Engineer.

After returning from his studies in Germany, Luo worked in the 1st Ministry of Machine Building. Posted to Henan Province, in the early 1980s, he became vice governor and secretary of the Henan Provincial Committee. During this period, Luo was also active in the All-China-Federal of Trade Unions.

Luo was an alternate member of the 12th CPC Central Committee and a member of the 13th, 14th and 15th CPC Central Committees. He was a member of the Politburo and of the Secretariat of the 15th CPC Central Committee.

Luo is currently a member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the 16th CPC Central Committee. He is also a state councilor, a member of the Leading Party Group of the State Council and secretary of the CPC Political and Legislative Affairs Committee of the 16th CPC Central Committee.

Career Data

2002—2007 Secretary, 16th CPC, Central Committee, Offices Under Central Committee, Political and Legislative Affairs Committee
2002—2007 Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo, Standing Committee
2002—2007 Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo
2002—2007 Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee
1998—2002 Secretary, 15th CPC, Central Committee, Offices Under Central Committee, Political and Legislative Affairs Committee
1998—2003 Member, State Council CPC, Leading Party Group
1997—2002 Member, 15th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo
1997—2002 Member, 15th CPC, Central Committee
1993— State Councilor, State Council
1993—1998 Deputy Secretary, 14th CPC, Central Committee, Offices Under Central Committee, Political and Legislative Affairs Committee
1992—1997 Member, 14th CPC, Central Committee
1988—1998 Secretary, Government Offices Administration of the State Council CPC, Central Committee, Work Committee Departments
1988—1998 Secretary, Government Offices Administration of the State Council CPC, Leading Party Group
1988—1998 Secretary-General, State Council
1988—1988 Minister, Ministry of Labor and Social Services
1987—1992 Member, 13th CPC, Central Committee
1983—1988 Deputy Secretary, All-China Federation of Trade Unions CPC, Leading Party Group
1983—1988 Member, All-China Federation of Trade Unions, Secretariat
1983—1988 Vice-Chairman, All-China Federation of Trade Unions
1982—1987 Alternate Member, 12th CPC, Central Committee
1981—1983 Secretary, CPC, Provincial Committee Henan Province
1981—1983 Vice-Governor, People's Government Henan Province
1980—1981 Chairman, Science and Technology Committee Henan Province
1980—1981 Vice-Chairman, Henan Province
1970—1980 Director, First Ministry of Machine-Building Industry, Mechanical Engineering Research Institute, Luohe Preparatory Office
1970—1980 Deputy Director, First Ministry of Machine-Building Industry, Mechanical Engineering Research Institute Henan Province, Zhengzhou City
1969—1970 Cultural Revolution, May 7th Cadre School
1962—1969 Project Group Leader and Technician, First Ministry of Machine-Building Industry, Mechanical Engineering Research Institute
1960 Joined, CPC
1956—1962 Student, Freiburg Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Germany, Leipzig
1955—1956 Leipzig Iron and Steel Plant and Leipzig Metal Casting Plant Germany, Leipzig
1954—1955 Student, Karl Marx University Germany, Leipzig
1953—1954 Student, Beijing Institute of Iron and Steel Engineering Beijing Municipality


Recent Travel & Appearances

11 Feb 10 Hu Jintao and other senior Party and government officials visited a number of former leaders and extended their best wishes to them, ahead of the Lunar New Year.
28 Dec 09 Hu Jintao, Jiang Zemin and other top leaders bade farewell to Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme.
20 Oct 09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin consoled a relative of Lu Zhengcao, the last one of New China's first 57 generals, during Lu's funeral service.
01 Oct 09 Hu Jintao addressed the celebrations for the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
01 Oct 09 Hu Jintao and other Chinese leaders joined in National Day evening gala.
30 Sep 09 Wen Jiabao and top leaders attended a grand reception to mark the founding anniversary of the People's Republic.
28 Sep 09 Hu Jintao and other top leaders watched a large-scale musical epic.
19 Sep 09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin visited an exhibition showcasing the achievements New China has made in the past six decades.
10 Aug 09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended the cremation ceremony of Zhuo Lin, widow of China's late leader Deng Xiaoping.
18 Dec 08 Hu Jintao delivered a speech during the conference to mark the 30th anniversary of the convening of the 3rd Plenary Session of the 11th CPC Central Committee.

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