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Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006

Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
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People's Daily Online


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Revision History:

Biography Revised: 4/23/2013
Career Data Updated: 4/23/2013

PHOTO: Wu Xinxiong
Wu Xinxiong 吴新雄
Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee; Director, National Energy Administration; Vice-Minister, National Development and Reform Commission
Born: 1949

Biography

Wu Xinxiong, male, Han nationality, is a native of Jiangyin City, Jiangsu province. He was born in 1949, and joined the CPC in 1979. Wu is a senior economist. Wu held leading posts in Jiangsu province, where he served as mayor of Jiangyin city and vice-mayor of Wuxi city. He served as a member of the standing committee of the Wuxi City CPC Committee until 1997. Wu was appointed deputy secretary of the Jiangxi Provincial CPC Committee in 2002, and in the following year he was appointed vice-governor of Jiangxi province.

Wu Xinxiong was an alternate member of the 16th CPC Central Committee and served as governor of Jiangxi province from 2008 to 2011. He was a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and he served as Chairman of the State Electricity Regulatory Commission from 2011 to 2013.

He is now a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and in 2013 he became Director of the National Energy Administration and Vice-Minister of the National Development and Reform Commission.

Career Data

2013— Vice-Minister, National Development and Reform Commission
2013— Director, National Energy Administration
2012— Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee
2011—2013 Chairman, State Electricity Regulatory Commission
2008—2011 Governor, People's Government Jiangxi Province
2007—2012 Member, 17th CPC, Central Committee
2006—2008 Acting Governor, People's Government Jiangxi Province
2003—2006 Executive Vice-Governor, People's Government Jiangxi Province
2002—2003 Deputy Secretary, CPC, Provincial Committee Jiangxi Province
2002—2007 Alternate Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee
2001—2002 Member, CPC, Provincial Committee, Standing Committee Jiangxi Province
2001—2003 Secretary, CPC, City Committee Jiangxi Province, Nanchang City
1997—2001 Acting Mayor, People's Government Jiangsu Province, Wuxi City
1997—2001 Deputy Secretary, CPC, City Committee Jiangsu Province, Wuxi City
1992—1997 Member, CPC, City Committee, Standing Committee Jiangsu Province, Wuxi City
1992—1997 Vice-Mayor, People's Government Jiangsu Province, Wuxi City
1992—1993 Director, Foreign Economic Relations and Trade Commission Jiangsu Province
1992—1993 Secretary, Foreign Economic Relations and Trade Commission CPC, Leading Party Group Jiangsu Province
1989—1992 Mayor, People's Government Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City
1989—1992 Deputy Secretary, CPC, City Committee Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City
1986—1989 Vice-Mayor, People's Government Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin County
1986—1989 Member, CPC, County Committee, Standing Committee Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin County
1984—1986 Deputy Secretary, CPC, County Committee Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin County
1983—1984 Vice-Chief Executive, People's Government Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin County
1979 Joined, CPC
1977—1983 Technician, Jiangyin Chemical Fertilizer Factory, Production Section Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City
1973—1977 Student, Nanjing Chemical Technology Institute, Chemistry Department Jiangsu Province, Nanjing City
1973—1973 Deputy Secretary, Changjiang Clothes Factory CYLC, Institutional Level Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City
1971—1973 Teacher, Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City (Nanjing Middle High School)
1967—1971 Worker, Changjiang Clothes Factory Jiangsu Province, Jiangyin City

Recent Travel & Appearances

06 Mar 12 China leads world in power generation: official
05 Nov 09 Travelled to Jiangxi Province
Zhou Yongkang inspected Jiangxi Province.
04 Nov 09 Travelled to Jiangxi Province, Jingdezhen City
Zhou Yongkang made remarks at a meeting attended by police chiefs during his visit to Jinggangshan.
26 Sep 09 Travelled to Jiangxi Province, Nanchang City
Li Keqiang made a inspection and research tour to Jiangxi Province
18 Sep 09 Hu Jintao and topleaders attended the Fourth Plenary Session of the 17th Communist Party of China Central Committee.
18 Sep 09 Hu Jintao and topleaders attended the Fourth Plenary Session of the 17th Communist Party of China Central Committee.
09 Jul 09 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Alik Alik (Micronesian Vice President)
Xi Jinping met with Micronesian Vice President Alik Alik.
09 Mar 09 Senior Chinese leaders Li Keqiang, He Guoqiang and Zhou Yongkang have called for more efforts on improving people's well-being amid China's drive to stimulate economy.
24 Jan 09 Travelled to Jiangxi Province, Jingdezhen City
Hu Jintao visited communist revolutionary base before Lunar New Year.
10 Dec 08 Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao addressed the three-day annual Central Economic Work Conference.
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