Zhang Ming, male, Han nationality, is a native of Li County, Hebei Province. He was born in 1957, entered the work force in 1975, graduated from Beijing Foreign Studies University with Bachelor Degree and joined the CPC in 1983. From 2011 to 2013, he was Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Ministry. From 2013 to 2017 he was Vice-Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affair. In October of 2017 he became Head of the Chinese Mission to the European Union.
|2017—||Head, Permanent Mission of the PRC to the United Nations|
|2013—2017||Vice-Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs|
|2011—2013||Assistant Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs|
|2010—2011||Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Office|
|2009—2010||Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, African Affairs Department|
|2006—2009||Ambassador, Chinese Embassy Kenya, Nairobi|
|2006—2009||Permanent Representative, United Nations, Environment Program (UNEP)|
|2001—2006||Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Office|
|1997—2001||Attache, Israel, Tel Aviv Israel, Tel Aviv|
|1992—1997||Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, West Asian and North African Affairs Department|
|1988—1992||2nd Secretary, Chinese Embassy Oman, Muscat|
|1985—1988||Attendant, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, West Asian and North African Affairs Department|
|1984—1985||Staff Member, Chinese Embassy Yemen, Sanaa|
|1983—1984||Staff Member, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, West Asian and North African Affairs Department|
|1978—1983||Student, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Asia Africa Language Department Beijing Municipality (Arabic Language Major)|
|1976—1978||Cultural Revolution, Rusticated Youth Henan Province, Shangqiu County|
|06 May 20||Travelled to Belgium, Brussels |
Zhang Ming says it's more important than ever to keep the China-EU ties in good shape
|24 Apr 20||Travelled to Belgium, Brussels |
Zhang Ming said in a conversation with Friends of Europe, a Brussels-based think tank, that "COVID-19 is a human tragedy, not a playground for politics."
|04 Dec 19||Travelled to Belgium, Brussels |
Head of the Chinese Mission to the EU, Zhang Ming, denounced Mike Pompeo's disinformation campaign against China and Huawei, calling it a "witch hunt"