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Wang Qishan
王岐山
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Wang Qishan in 2016
10th Vice President of the People's Republic of China
Assumed office
17 March 2018
President Xi Jinping
Preceded by Li Yuanchao
Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection
In office
15 November 2012 – 25 October 2017
Deputy Zhao Hongzhu; others
Preceded by He Guoqiang
Succeeded by Zhao Leji
Leader of the Central Leading Group for Inspection Work
Assumed office
15 November 2012
Deputy Zhao Leji
Zhao Hongzhu
Preceded by He Guoqiang
Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China
In office
15 March 2008 – 14 March 2013
Serving with Li Keqiang, Hui Liangyu, Zhang Dejiang
Premier Wen Jiabao
Portfolio Finance, Commerce, others
Personal details
Born July 1, 1948 (1948-07-01) (age 72)
Qingdao, Shandong, China
Nationality Chinese
Political party Communist Party of China
Alma mater Northwest University

Wang Qishan (Chinese: 王岐山; born 1 July 1948) is a Chinese politician. He is the 10th and current Vice President of the People's Republic of China under the leadership of Xi Jinping.

Between 2012 and 2017, Wang had served as the Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, the party's anti-corruption body, and a member of the Politburo Standing Committee, China's highest decision making body.



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