Compiled from the following sources:

Special biographic research
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006

Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2003-2005

XINHUA Online (China View)


Revision History:

Biography Revised: 3/22/2018
Career Data Updated: 3/22/2018

PHOTO: Wang Yi
Wang Yi 王毅
Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee; Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs; State Councilor, State Council
Born: 1953

Recent Travel & Appearances

30 Oct 19 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Mulatu Teshome (Former Ethiopian President)
Wang Yi met with former Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome in Beijing, says two sides should enhance mutual political trust
30 Oct 19 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Miguel Angel Ramirez Ramos (Cuban Ambassador to China)
Wang Yi met with outgoing Cuban Ambassador Miguel Angel Ramirez Ramos, says China will continue to support Cuba in following the path of socialism
22 Oct 19 Travelled to France, Paris
Wang Yi says China supports the process of European integration, EU solidarity and growth, and Europe in playing a more active role in global affairs
22 Oct 19 Travelled to Switzerland, Bern
UN should become main platform to practice multilateralism
27 Sep 19 Travelled to USA, New York, New York and met with the following:
Taneti Mamau (President of Kiribati)
Wang Yi and Kiribati's President Taneti Mamau sign documents to restore diplomatic relations at the Chinese Permanent Mission to the UN
27 Sep 19 Travelled to USA, New York, New York
Wang Yi delivered a speech at the General Debate of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly
26 Sep 19 Travelled to USA, New York, New York
Wang Yi chaired the Foreign Ministers' Meeting of Ancient Civilizations Forum, calls for exchanges and dialogue among civilizations
23 Sep 19 Travelled to USA, New York, New York and met with the following:
Imran Khan (Pakistani Prime Minister)
Wang Yi met with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly
09 Sep 19 Travelled to Pakistan, Islamabad and met with the following:
Arif Alvi (Pakistani President)
Wang Yi met with Arif Alvi in Islamabad, China, Pakistan vow to deepen cooperation in various fields
07 Sep 19 Travelled to Pakistan, Islamabad and met with the following:
Shah Mahmood Qureshi (Pakistani Foreign Minister)
Salahuddin Rabbani (Afghan Foreign Minister)
Wang Yi attends the 3rd China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Foreign Ministers' Dialogue in Islamabad

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