Minor reshuffle of Chinese Cabinet


The State Council has announced a minor reshuffle, with several key posts in the cabinet changing hands.

Zhao Yang, Yang Yingming, Zhou Ying and Chen Fanglei have all been removed from their positions. Tan Tianxing has been appointed as deputy director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council; Jiang Yang has been appointed vice-chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission and Wang Zhongjing has been appointed as executive director of China for the Asian Development Bank.

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