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Zhongguo Gongchandang Lijie Zhongyang Weiyuan Dacidian, 1921-2003
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Revision History:

Biography Revised: 2/26/2018
Career Data Updated: 3/7/2018

PHOTO: Yang Jing
Yang Jing 杨晶
Former Member of the 18th CPC Central Committee; Former Secretary-General of the State Council
Born: 1953

Biography

Yang Jing, male, Mongolian nationality, is a native of Jungar Banner, Inner Mongolia. He was born in 1953, joined the CPC in 1976 and received a college degree. Yang Jing served as secretary of the Ih Ju League CYLC Committee from 1982 to 1997. He was an alternate member of the 16th CPC Central Committee.

Yang Jing was appointed deputy secretary of the CPC Inner Mongolia Autonomous Regional Committee and acting chairman of the Inner Mongolia Regional Government in 2003. He was a member of the 17th CPC Central Committee. He served as Minister of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission from 2008 to 2013.

In 2012 he became a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and in 2013 he became Secretary-General and State Councilor of State Council, President of the Chinese Academy of Governance, and Secretary of Work Committee for CPC Central Government Organs. In 2018 Yang was dismissed from his state councilor post and removed from the post of secretary-general of the State Council after he was investigated for severe disciplinary violations.

Career Data

2017—2017 Member, CPC, Central Committee, Central LSG for Xinjiang Work
2017—2017 Member, CPC, Central Committee, Central LSG for Taiwan Affairs
2017—2018 Member, CPC, Central Committee, Central LSG for Finance and Economy
2017—2017 Member, CPC, Central Committee, Central LSG for Internet Security and Informationization
2013—2018 Secretary-General, State Council
2013—2018 State Councilor, State Council
2013—2018 Secretary, CPC, Central Committee, Work Committee for Central Government Organs
2013—2018 President, Chinese Academy of Governance
2012—2017 Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo, Secretariat
2012—2017 Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee
2008—2013 Minister, State Ethnic Affairs Commission
2007—2012 Deputy Director, CPC, Central Committee, United Front Work Department
2007—2012 Member, 17th CPC, Central Committee
2004—2008 Chairman, Autonomous Region People's Government Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
2003—2008 Deputy Secretary, CPC, Autonomous Regional Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
2003—2004 Acting Chairman, Autonomous Region People's Government Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
2002—2007 Alternate Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee
1998—2003 Chairman, Autonomous City People's Congress, Standing Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Hohhot City
1998—2003 Secretary, CPC, Autonomous City Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Hohhot City
1998—2002 Member, CPC, Autonomous Regional Committee, Standing Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
1996—1998 Secretary, CPC, League Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Zhelimu League
1993—1996 Secretary, CYLC, Autonomous Regional-Level Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
1992—1993 Director, Tourism Bureau Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
1991—1992 Deputy Director, Statistics Bureau Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
1990—1991 Student, CPC, Central Committee, Central Party School
1988—1991 Secretary, CPC, League Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1985—1988 Deputy Secretary, CPC, League Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1985—1988 Magistrate, County (District) People's Court Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1983—1985 Secretary, CYLC, Autonomous League-Level Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1982—1983 Office Secretary, CYLC, Autonomous League-Level Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1980—1982 Student, Inner Mongolia University, Chinese Department Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
1977—1980 Secretary, CPC, Banner Committee Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Jungar Banner
1976 Joined, CPC
1974—1980 Staff Member, CPC, League Committee, Organization Department Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Ih Ju League
1970—1974 Secretary, Culture Affairs Bureau Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Jungar Banner
1970—1974 Worker, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Jungar Banner (Agriculture Equipment Factory)


Recent Travel & Appearances

24 Feb 18 Yang Jing dismissed from state councilor post
24 Feb 18 Yang Jing punished for severe disciplinary violations
01 Feb 18 Premier Li consults public opinion on draft government work report
23 Jan 18 Premier Li stresses more targeted, effective economic policy
22 Jan 18 Premier Li urges reforms, innovation for new progress
10 Jan 18 Travelled to Anhui Province, Hefei City
Chinese vice premier stresses green development in Yangtze River Economic Belt
26 Dec 17 China governance academies urged to foster high-caliber talent
28 Oct 17 State Council vows to implement spirit of CPC congress
28 Sep 17 China to deepen VAT reform
03 Jul 17 State Council officials pledge allegiance to constitution

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