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Travel and Appearances for:
Cao Gangchuan
Former Minister of National Defense
Born: 1935, Henan Province, Wugang

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03/31/10 Hu Jintao bid farewell to former commander of the Air Force of the PLA Zhang Tingfa. (Beijing Municipality)
02/11/10 Hu Jintao and other senior Party and government officials visited a number of former leaders and extended their best wishes to them, ahead of the Lunar New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
10/20/09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin consoled a relative of Lu Zhengcao, the last one of New China's first 57 generals, during Lu's funeral service. (Beijing Municipality)
10/01/09 Hu Jintao addressed the celebrations for the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/30/09 Wen Jiabao and top leaders attended a grand reception to mark the founding anniversary of the People's Republic. (Beijing Municipality)
09/28/09 Hu Jintao and other top leaders watched a large-scale musical epic. (Beijing Municipality)
09/19/09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin visited an exhibition showcasing the achievements New China has made in the past six decades. (Beijing Municipality)
08/10/09 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended the cremation ceremony of Zhuo Lin, widow of China's late leader Deng Xiaoping. (People's Republic of China)
01/16/09 Xi Jinping met with retired cadres during a Spring Festival reception held for old comrades. (Beijing Municipality)
01/13/09 Hu Jintao attended an art performance to entertain military veterans and ex-officers. (Beijing Municipality)
12/18/08 Hu Jintao delivered a speech during the conference to mark the 30th anniversary of the convening of the 3rd Plenary Session of the 11th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/29/08 Wen Jiabao addresseed the reception to celebrate the 59th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/25/08
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Gansu Province, Jiuquan City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chang Wanquan, Guo Boxiong, Ling Jihua, Wang Huning, Zhang Dejiang, Zhou Yongkang
08/31/08 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin condoled with family members of deceased former CPC leader Hua Guofeng during a farewell ceremony. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/08 Wen Jiabao delivered a government work report during the opening meeting of the First Session of the 11th National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/08 Guo Boxiong and Xu Caihou made remarks during PLA group discussion on the government work report. (Beijing Municipality)
03/03/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Leonid Maltsev (Belarusian Defense Minister)
02/29/08 Wen Jiabao chaired an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing, Haidian District)
02/27/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Takashi Saito (Japanese Chief of Staff of the Joint Staff Office of the Self-Defense Force)
Others Attending: Chen Bingde
02/26/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Markus Seiler (Secretary General of the Federal Department of Defense of Switzerland)
02/21/08 Hu Jintao attended the gathering of noted intellectuals from the art, science and technology, education, theory and publicity circles. (Beijing Municipality)
02/05/08 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at a grand Spring Festival gathering. (Beijing Municipality)
01/22/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Saudi Arabia, Riyadh
and met with the following:
Sultan Bin Abdul-Aziz (Saudi Crown Prince)
01/16/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Indonesia, Jakarta
and met with the following:
Yusuf Kalla (Indonesian Vice President)
Juwono Sudarsono (Indonesian Defense Minister)
01/09/08 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council executive meeting to take further measures to stabilize market prices. (Beijing Municipality)
01/08/08
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Chie Foo Chiang (Permanent Secretary of the Singaporean Defense Ministry)
01/01/08 Hu Jintao attended the New Year's Day gathering held by the CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/11/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Albert Kan Dapaah (Ghananian Defense Minister)
12/10/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Serhi Kyrychenko (Chief of General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces)
Others Attending: Chen Bingde
12/05/07 Wen Jiabao delivered a speech at China's 2007 Central Economic Work Conference. (Beijing Municipality)
12/03/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Thailand, Bangkok
and met with the following:
Chulanont Surayud (Prime Minister of Thailand)
11/28/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Kuwait, Kuwait City
and met with the following:
Sheikh Sabah al-Jaber al-Sabah al-Ahmad (Kuwaiti Emir)
Sheikh al-Mohammed al-Sabah Nasser (Prime Minister of Kuwait)
11/14/07 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
11/13/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kwan-jin Kim (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Korea)
11/12/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mohammadi Besmillah (Chief of General Staff of the Afghan National Army)
11/09/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Allan Wagner (Defense Minister of Peru)
11/08/07
TRAVEL
Wu Bangguo was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sudarsono Juwono (Indonesian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
11/06/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Robert Gates (U.S. Secretary of Defense)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
11/05/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Robert Gates (U.S. Secretary of Defense)
11/01/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
N'Guessan Michel Amani (Defense Minister of Cote d'Ivoire)
10/28/07 Wu Bangguo presided over the 30th meeting of the NPC Standing Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
10/24/07
TRAVEL
Zeng Peiyan travelled to Sichuan Province, Xichang County
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Guo Boxiong
10/23/07 Hu Jintao met with delegates of the People's Liberation Army and the Armed Police Force. (Beijing Municipality)
10/23/07 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin met with delegates, special delegates and observers to the recently concluded 17th National Congress of the CPC. (Beijing Municipality)
10/21/07 Hu Jintao presided over the closing session of the 17th CPC National Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
10/21/07 Wu Yi, Zhang Lichang, Cao Gangchuan, Zeng Peiyan were not in the 17th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
10/20/07 Hu Jintao presided over the third meeting of the presidium of the 17th CPC National Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
10/17/07 Hu Jintao presided over the second meeting of presidium of the 17th CPC National Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
10/15/07 Hu Jintao delivered a report at the 17th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC). (Beijing Municipality)
10/12/07 Hu Jintao delivered an important speech at the Seventh Plenary Session of the 16th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
10/09/07 Hu Jintao presided over the Seventh Plenary Session of the 16th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/30/07 Wen Jiabao made a speech at a reception marking the 58th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China(PRC). (Beijing Municipality)
09/28/07 Hu Jintao chaired a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/21/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Nyakairima Aronda (Commander of Armed Forces of Uganda)
09/18/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jules Bernard Ouande (Chief of General Staff of Armed Forces of Central Africa)
09/17/07 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/12/07 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
08/30/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Japan, Tokyo
and met with the following:
Masahiko Komura (Japanese Defense Minister)
Nobutaka Machimura (Japanese Foreign Minister)
08/30/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Japan, Tokyo
and met with the following:
Shinzo Abe (Japanese Prime Minister)
08/29/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Japan, Tokyo
08/29/07 Hu Jintao made remarks when presiding over a brainstorm of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
08/28/07
TRAVEL
Zeng Qinghong was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Thanh Phung Quang (Vietnamese Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
08/28/07 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
08/27/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Quang Thanh Phung (Vietnamese Defense Minister)
08/22/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Imre Szekeres (Hungarian Defense Minister)
08/21/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Nilda Garre (Defense Minister of Argentina)
08/21/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mike Mullen (U.S. Chief of Naval Operations)
Shengli Wu (Chinese PLA Navy commander)
Others Attending: Guo Boxiong
08/17/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Russia
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Wu Yi
08/15/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
and met with the following:
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (President of Iran)
Others Attending: Bo Xilai, Cao Gangchuan, Ma Kai, Wu Yi, Yang Jiechi
08/15/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
and met with the following:
Emomali Rakhmon (President of Tajikistan)
Others Attending: Bo Xilai, Cao Gangchuan, Ma Kai, Wu Yi, Yang Jiechi
08/15/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
and met with the following:
Nambaryn Enkhbayar (Mongolian President)
Others Attending: Bo Xilai, Cao Gangchuan, Ma Kai, Wu Yi, Yang Jiechi
08/15/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
and met with the following:
Hamid Karzai (Afghan President)
Others Attending: Bo Xilai, Cao Gangchuan, Ma Kai, Wu Yi, Yang Jiechi
08/14/07 Hu Jintao left Beijing for Bishkek to pay a first-ever state visit to Kyrgyzstan. (Beijing Municipality)
08/14/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
Others Attending: Bo Xilai, Cao Gangchuan, Ma Kai, Wu Yi, Yang Jiechi
08/01/07 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at a grand rally, marking the 80th anniversary of the Chinese People's Liberation Army. (Beijing Municipality)
07/31/07 Cao Gangchuan made a speech at the reception for PLA's 80th birthday. (Beijing Municipality)
07/30/07 Hu Jintao and top leaders watched the performance marking the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese PLA. (Beijing Municipality)
07/27/07 Hu Jintao attended a symposium sponsored by the CMC for the army veterans to mark the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army. (Beijing Municipality)
07/26/07 Hu Jintao chaired a meeting of the CPC Politburo. (Beijing Municipality)
07/25/07 Wen Jiabao addressed a conference of the State Council on food safety. (Beijing Municipality)
07/20/07 Hu Jintao made a speech at a symposium on the 100th birth anniversary of Yang Shangkun. (Beijing Municipality)
07/16/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kamel Morjane (Tunisian Defense Minister)
07/10/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Rahman Ziaur (Chief of the Air Force Staff of Bangladesh)
Satirapan Keyanon (Thai Navy Chief)
07/09/07
TRAVEL
Wu Bangguo was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Brendan Nelson (Australian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
07/06/07 Hu Jintao awarded the officers certificates of command at the promotion ceremony. (Beijing Municipality)
07/02/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Frantisek Kasicky (Slovakian Defense Minister)
07/02/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sadikov Najmaddin (Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces)
06/27/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
and met with the following:
R. Niyazov (Uzbek Deputy Defense Minister)
06/25/07 Hu Jintao addressed a senior course for ministerial officials and provincial heads. (Beijing Municipality)
06/24/07 Wu Bangguo presided over the 28th session of the NPC Standing Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
06/22/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Boonsrang Niumpradit (Supreme Commander of Royal Thai Armed Forces)
06/19/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Zdravko Ponos (Serbian Chief of General Staff of Armed Forces)
06/18/07 Hu Jintao made remarks when meeting 100 armed police. (Beijing Municipality)
06/16/07 Hu Jintao chaired the meeting of the Politburo of CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
06/13/07 Wen Jiabao presided over a meeting of the State Council to strengthen macro control to prevent economy from overheating. (Beijing Municipality)
06/11/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Abdelaziz Bennani (General Inspector of the Moroccan Royal Armed Forces)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
06/05/07 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin paid their final respects and bid farewell to Huang Ju, who died of illness at the age of 69. (Beijing Municipality)
05/29/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Oscar Izurieta (Commander-in-Chief of the Chilean Army)
05/28/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Juma Kapuya (Tanzanian Minister of Defense and National Service)
05/21/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Greece, Athens
and met with the following:
Evangelos Meimarakis (Greek Defense Minister)
05/16/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Argentina, Buenos Aires
and met with the following:
Nilda Garre (Argentine Defense Minister)
04/27/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Tea Banh (Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister)
04/25/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ali Bongo (Gabonese Minister of State and Defense)
04/18/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Franz Josef Jung (German Minister of Defense)
03/22/07
TRAVEL
Guo Boxiong was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Peter Pace (Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Liang Guanglie
03/20/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Douangchay Phichit (Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister)
03/19/07
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Michele Alliot-Marie (French Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
03/16/07 Wu Bangguo presided over the closing meeting of the Fifth Session of the Tenth National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/12/07 Hu Jintao delivered a speech to the deputies of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) to the Fifth Session of the Tenth NPC. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/07 Wu Bangguo presided over the opening meeting of the Fifth Session of the Tenth NPC. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/07 Wen Jiabao delivered a report on the work of the government at the opening meeting of the annual session of the National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/04/07
TRAVEL
Guo Boxiong was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yury Baluyevsky (Chief of General Staff of Russian Armed Forces)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Liang Guanglie
02/27/07 Hu Jintao attended the annual National Science-Technology Prize Awarding Ceremony. (Beijing Municipality)
02/16/07 Hu Jintao chaired the grand Spring Festival gathering. (Beijing Municipality)
02/13/07 Hu Jintao attended an evening entertainment to greet the forthcoming Chinese Lunar New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
02/12/07 Hu Jintao met with veteran officers at the gala, hosted by the Central Military Commission (CMC). (Beijing Municipality)
02/12/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Fukushiro Nukaga (Former Director-General of the Defense Agency of Japan)
Others Attending: Sheng Huaren, Tang Jiaxuan
02/10/07 Wen Jiabao made a speech at the annual State Council anti-graft conference. (Beijing Municipality)
02/01/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Sichuan Province, Chengdu City
01/26/07 Wen Jiabao presided over the 9th plenary meeting of the State Council to discuss a draft of the government work report. (Beijing Municipality)
01/24/07 Hu Jintao made the call to better cope with Internet at a study session of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
01/22/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Boonyaratkalin Sonthi (Thai Army Commander-in-Chief)
01/21/07 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended the farewell ceremony. (Beijing Municipality)
01/20/07 Wen Jiabao delivered a keynote speech at the third national financial work conference. (Beijing Municipality)
01/16/07
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pavel Stefka (Chief of the General Staff of Czech Armed Forces)
01/09/07 Hu Jintao delivered a keynote speech at the Seventh Plenary Session of the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. (Beijing Municipality)
01/01/07 Hu Jintao delivered a speech during the New Year tea party held by the CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
01/01/07 Hu Jintao made a speech during the New Year tea party held by the CPPCC National Committee . (Beijing Municipality)
12/30/06 Hu Jintao, Jiang Zemin and other leaders of the country watched Beijing Opera to celebrate the New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
12/27/06 Hu Jintao met with representatives of the navy Party's 10th national congress. (Beijing Municipality)
12/25/06 Hu Jintao presided over a Politburo meeting the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/22/06 Hu Jintao bid a final farewell to Zhang Dingfa, former navy commander of People's Liberation Army (PLA). (Beijing Municipality)
12/08/06 Hu Jintao met with the delegates from the Academy of Military Sciences. (Beijing Municipality)
12/07/06 Hu Jintao addressed 2006 Central Economic Work Conference. (Beijing Municipality)
12/01/06 Hu Jintao addressed a grand rally on the120th anniversary of Zhu De's birth. (Beijing Municipality)
11/30/06 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
11/19/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Lubomir Bulik (Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Slovakia)
11/10/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Phil Goff (New Zealand Defense Minister)
10/31/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Abdul Rahim Wardak (Afghan Defense Minister)
10/24/06 Hu Jintao made remarks at the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee workshop. (Beijing Municipality)
10/22/06 Hu Jintao and other top leaders attended a grand ceremony in memory of the 70th anniversary of the victory of the Long March. (Beijing Municipality)
10/20/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Peter Leahy (Chief of the Australian Army)
10/20/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Bichara Issa Djadallah (Chadian Defense Minister)
10/17/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Van Dung Le (Director of the General Political Department of the Vietnam People's Army)
10/16/06 Hu Jintao visited an exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the Long March. (Beijing Municipality)
10/13/06 Wen Jiabao attended a conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the country's aerospace industry. (Beijing Municipality)
10/12/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jerry Mataparae (Chief of the Defence Forces of New Zealand)
10/11/06
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Bai Enpei, Bai Keming, Bo Xilai, Cao Bochun, Cao Gangchuan, Chai Songyue, Chen Bingde, Chen Jianguo, Chen Kuiyuan, Chen Yunlin, Chen Zhili, Chu Bo, Dai Xianglong, Du Qinglin, Guo Boxiong, Guo Jinlong, Han Yuqun, Han Zheng, He Guoqiang, He Yong, Hong Hu, Hua Jianmin, Huang Huahua, Huang Ju, Huang Xiaojing, Huang Zhiquan, Hui Liangyu, Ismail Amat, Ji Yunshi, Jia Chunwang, Jia Qinglin, Jia Zhibang, Jing Zhiyuan, Li Changchun, Li Changjiang, Li Chengyu, Li Dek Su, Li Guixian, Li Jianguo, Li Jinai, Li Jinhua, Li Keqiang, Li Rongrong, Li Shenglin, Li Zhaoxing, Li Zhaozhuo, Li Zhilun, Liang Baohua, Liang Guanglie, Liao Hui, Liao Xilong, Liu Qi, Liu Yandong, Liu Yunshan, Liu Zhenhua, Lu Bing, Lu Hao, Lu Yongxiang, Lu Zhangong, Luo Gan, Luo Qingquan, Ma Kai, Ma Qizhi, Meng Jianzhu, Mou Xinsheng, Qian Yunlu, Qiao Qingchen, Shi Xiushi, Shi Zongyuan, Su Rong, Sun Jiazheng, Tang Jiaxuan, Tian Chengping, Tian Congming, Uyunqimg , Wang Gang, Wang Guangtao, Wang Hongju, Wang Jinshan, Wang Lequan, Wang Qishan, Wang Shucheng, Wang Taihua, Wang Xiaofeng, Wang Xudong, Wang Yunkun, Wang Zhaoguo, Wei Liqun, Wen Jiabao, Wu Bangguo, Wu Guanzheng, Wu Yi, Xiao Yang, Xu Caihou, Xu Guangchun, Xu Guanhua, Xu Kuangdi, Xu Rongkai, Xu Yongyue, Yang Yuanyuan, Yu Zhengsheng, Zeng Peiyan, Zeng Qinghong, Zhang Chunxian, Zhang Dejiang, Zhang Gaoli, Zhang Lichang, Zhang Qingli, Zhang Weiqing, Zhang Yunchuan, Zhang Zhongwei, Zhang Zuoji, Zhao Leji, Zhou Xiaochuan, Zhou Yongkang
10/10/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Antonio Santos (Undersecretary of the Department of National Defense of the Philippines)
10/09/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (Inspector General of the Federal Defence Forces of Germany)
09/30/06 Wen Jiabao gave a speach at the reception marking the 57th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/28/06 Jia Qinglin delivered a speech at the reception marking the 57th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/27/06 Hu Jintao attended Russian Alexandrov Ensemble's performance. (Beijing Municipality)
09/26/06 Hu Jintao met with representatives attending the PLA's working conference on military equipment. (Beijing Municipality)
09/22/06 Cao Gangchuan addressed the meeting on foreign affairs. (Beijing Municipality)
09/13/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Belarus, Minsk
and met with the following:
Leonid Maltsev (Belarussian Defense Minister)
09/13/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Belarus, Minsk
and met with the following:
Alexander Lukashenko (President of Belarus)
09/11/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Romania, Bucharest
and met with the following:
Traian Basescu (President of Romania)
Calin Popescu-Tariceanu (Prime Minister of Romania)
09/11/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Romania, Bucharest
and met with the following:
Teodor Atanasiu (Romanian Defence Minister)
09/08/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Hungary, Budapest
and met with the following:
Ferenc Gyurcsany (Prime Minister of Hungary)
09/06/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Bulgaria, Sofia
and met with the following:
Veselin Bliznakov (Bulgarian Defense Minister)
08/30/06 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting attended by members of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
08/30/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Walker San Miguel Rodriguezheld (Bolivian Minister of National Defense)
08/29/06 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
08/27/06 Wu Bangguo addressed the closing ceremony of the 23rd meeting of the 10th NPC Standing Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
08/24/06 Wen Jiabao Presided over the executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
08/24/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Njenga Karume (Kenyan Defense Minister)
08/23/06 Hu Jintao addressed the central foreign affairs meeting. (Beijing Municipality)
08/17/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, Yinchuan City
08/15/06 Hu Jintao addressed a meeting on studying the selected works of Jiang Zemin. (Beijing Municipality)
08/07/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to
and met with the following:
Haeil Nam (Navy Chief of Staff of Republic of Korea)
07/31/06 Cao Gangchuan addressed a reception marking the People's Liberation Army's 79th birthday. (Beijing Municipality)
07/26/06 Wen Jiabao delivered a speech at a national television meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
07/25/06 Hu Jintao made comments at a study session of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
07/24/06 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committe. (Beijing Municipality)
07/19/06 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on the issue of energy saving. (Beijing Municipality)
07/04/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ng Yat Chung (Singaporean Chief of Defense Force)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
07/02/06 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council executive meeting on discussing ways to push forward taxation reform in countryside. (Beijing Municipality)
06/30/06 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at a grand rally to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China. (Beijing Municipality)
06/29/06 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
06/28/06 Hu Jintao inspected the headquarters of the Second Artillery Force of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). (Beijing Municipality)
06/27/06 Hu Jintao delivered a keynote speech at the military training conference of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). (Beijing Municipality)
06/27/06 Hu Jintao delivered a keynote speech at the military training conference of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). (Beijing Municipality)
06/24/06 Hu Jintao met with representatives to a national military training conference. (Beijing Municipality)
06/24/06 Hu Jintao awarded 10 senior military officers certificates of command at the ceremony. (Beijing Municipality)
06/19/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Abdul Rahim Wardak (Afghan Defense Minister)
05/29/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pranab Mukherjee (Indian Minister of Defense)
Others Attending: Li Zhaoxing
05/26/06 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
05/25/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sebhat Ephrem (Eritrean Defense Minister)
05/22/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ruengroj Mahasaranond (Supreme Commander of the Thai Armed Forces)
05/20/06 Guo Boxiong met with a group of Army generals attending a training course on the study and implementation of the Scientific Concept of Development. (Beijing Municipality)
05/18/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Germain Niyoyankana (Burundian Defense Minister)
05/17/06 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
05/17/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Muhammad Afzal Tahir (Pakistan Chief of the Naval Staff)
05/15/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Moeen U Ahmed (Bangladeshi Army Chief of Staff)
05/10/06 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on proposals to restrict the growth of college enrollments. (Beijing Municipality)
05/10/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
William Fallon (Admiral, U.S. Pacific Command)
05/09/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Generoso Senga (Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines)
04/30/06 Wu Bangguo presided over the 21st session of the Standing Committee of the Tenth National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
04/26/06 Wen Jiabao met with Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) defense ministers, they are China's Cao Gangchuan, Kyrgyzstan's Ismail Isakov, Russia's Sergei Ivanov, Tajikistan's Sherali Khairullaev and Uzbekistan's Ruslan Mirzayevare and Kazakhstan's B. Darbekov. (Beijing Municipality)
04/17/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Republic of Korea, Seoul
and met with the following:
Roh Moo-hyun (President of South Korea)
Yoon Kwang-ung (Defense Minister of South Korea)
04/13/06
TRAVEL
travelled to Singapore
and met with the following:
Hsien Loong Lee (Prime Minister of Singapore)
Kuan Yew Lee (Minister Mentor of Singapore)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
04/12/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
and met with the following:
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi (Prime Minister of Malaysia)
04/10/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
and met with the following:
Najib Tun Razak (Defense Minister of Malaysia)
04/07/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Vietnam, Hanoi
and met with the following:
Pham Van Tra (Vietnamese Defense Minister)
04/07/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Vietnam, Hanoi
and met with the following:
Tran Duc Luong (Vietnamese State President)
04/07/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Vietnam, Hanoi
and met with the following:
Nong Duc Manh (General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam)
04/06/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Pyongyang
and met with the following:
Kim Yong-nam (President, Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly DPRK)
04/05/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Pyongyang
and met with the following:
Jo Myong-rok (First Vice-Chairman of the National Defense Commission of North Korea DPRK)
04/04/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Pyongyang
and met with the following:
Kim Il-chol (Minister of People's Armed Forces, DPRK)
04/01/06 Hu Jintao and other top leaders planted trees in Beijing Olympic Forest Park. (Beijing Municipality)
03/27/06 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
03/24/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jose Alencar (Vice-President and Defense Minister of Brazil)
03/23/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Myrzakan Subanov (Commander of the Kyrgyz Border Guard Service)
03/21/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Oswaldo Jarrin (Defense Minister of Ecuador)
03/14/06 Wu Bangguo presided over the closing meeting of the Fourth Session of the Tenth National People's Congress (NPC). (Beijing Municipality)
03/11/06 Hu Jintao delivered a speech during a meeting of the delegation of the Chinese People's Liberation Army to the Fourth Session of the Tenth National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/06 Wen Jiabao delivered a report on the work of the government to the Fourth Session of the Tenth National People's Congress (NPC). (Beijing Municipality)
03/03/06 Jia Qinglin delivered a speech at the Fourth Session of the Tenth CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
03/02/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Papa Khalilou Fall (Chief of the General Staff of the Senegalese Armed Forces)
02/28/06
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Samuel Schmid (Swiss Defence Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
02/27/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Samuel Schmid (Swiss Defence Minister)
02/23/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Roque Rodrigues (East Timor Defense Minister)
02/22/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pervez Musharraf (President of Pakistan)
02/21/06 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
02/14/06 Hu Jintao addressed a seminar on building a socialist new countryside. (Beijing Municipality)
02/10/06 Wen Jiabao chaired four forums to solicit opinions on the government work report and the draft of the 11th five-year plan for national economic and social development. (Beijing Municipality)
01/27/06 Hu Jintao and other Chinese top leaders attend a grand gathering to greet the imminent traditional Spring Festival, the Chinese Lunar New Year's Day. (Beijing Municipality)
01/26/06 Hu Jintao made a speech at a lecture on building a new socialist countryside, attended by members of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
01/25/06 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on how to strengthen and keep improving the work of the CPPCC, the top political advisory body. (Beijing Municipality)
01/23/06 Hu Jintao watched performance given by soldiers and civilians in celebration of the Spring Festival, or the Chinese lunar New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
01/16/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Luis Amado (Defense Minister of Portugal)
01/11/06 Hu Jintao made remarks when he met with those attending a PLA logistics work conference. (Beijing Municipality)
01/10/06
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mark Kirk (U.S. Congressman)
Rick Larsen (U.S. Congressman)
01/09/06 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at the Fourth National Conference on Science and Technology. (Beijing Municipality)
01/06/06 Hu Jintao delivered an important speech at the sixth plenary session of the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. (Beijing Municipality)
01/03/06 Hu Jintao visited the Liberation Army Daily, the newspaper of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, to congratulate it on its 50th founding anniversary. (Beijing Municipality)
01/01/06 Hu Jintao attended the New Year tea party hosted by the CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/30/05 Hu Jintao joined an audience of nearly 1,000 to watch a Beijing Opera show marking the arrival of year 2006. (Beijing Municipality)
12/22/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Charles Namoloh (Namibian Defense Minister)
12/21/05
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Liangyu, Guo Boxiong, He Guoqiang, Huang Ju, Hui Liangyu, Jia Qinglin, Li Changchun, Liu Qi, Liu Yunshan, Wang Gang, Wang Lequan, Wang Zhaoguo, Wen Jiabao, Wu Bangguo, Wu Guanzheng, Wu Yi, Yu Zhengsheng, Zeng Peiyan, Zeng Qinghong, Zhang Dejiang, Zhang Lichang, Zhou Yongkang
12/21/05
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Zhili, Hua Jianmin, Huang Ju, Hui Liangyu, Tang Jiaxuan, Wu Yi, Zeng Peiyan, Zhou Yongkang
12/20/05
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Guo Boxiong, He Guoqiang, He Yong, Huang Ju, Hui Liangyu, Jia Qinglin, Li Changchun, Liu Qi, Liu Yunshan, Wang Gang, Wang Zhaoguo, Wen Jiabao, Wu Bangguo, Wu Guanzheng, Wu Yi, Xu Caihou, Zeng Peiyan, Zeng Qinghong, Zhou Yongkang
12/14/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Frank Bainimarama (Commander of the Fijian Armed Forces)
Others Attending: Zhang Li
12/07/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Russian Mirzayev (Defense Minister of Uzbekistan)
12/01/05 Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao made important speeches on the Central Economic Work Conference. (Beijing Municipality)
11/28/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Josip Lucic (Chief of the General Staff of the Croatian Armed Forces)
Others Attending: Zhang Li
11/26/05 Hu Jintao addressed a grand gathering celebrating the successful manned space flight- the Shenzhou VI mission in mid-October. (Beijing Municipality)
11/25/05 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on the present economic situation and next year's economic work. (Beijing Municipality)
11/24/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Nikola Kolev (Chief of the General Staff of the Bulgarian Armed Forces)
11/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kpatcha Gnassingbe (Togo Minister of Defense and Veteran Affairs)
11/23/05
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Zhili, Hua Jianmin, Hui Liangyu, Tang Jiaxuan, Wu Yi, Zeng Peiyan, Zhou Yongkang
11/22/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Xiong Guangkai
11/21/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
11/16/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Teo Chee Hean (Singaporean Minister for Defence)
11/14/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Enes Bercirbasic (First Deputy Minister of Defense of Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Others Attending: Zhang Li
11/01/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
A. Kokoshin (Vice-President of the China-Russia Friendship Committee for Peace and Development)
11/01/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Gunther Platter (Austrian Defence Minister)
10/31/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Andre Flahaut (Belgian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Ge Zhenfeng
10/28/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council to analyze economic development this year and study the economic work next year. (Beijing Municipality)
10/27/05 Hu Jintao met with participants of the 5th national conference on people's air defense and a training course for leading officials in charge of mobilization. (Beijing Municipality)
10/25/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Antonio Justiniano (Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Bolivia)
10/25/05 Hu Jintao made remarks in a meeting with the deputies attending the fourth CPC congress of the Chinese PLA University of National Defense. (Beijing Municipality)
10/24/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Hans Jesper Helsoe (Joint Chief of Defence of Denmark)
Others Attending: Ge Zhenfeng
10/21/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Aldo Sarabia Vilches (Commander-in-Chief of the Air Force of Chile)
Others Attending: Qiao Qingchen
10/20/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Seppo Kaariainen (Finish Defence Minister)
10/19/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Donald Rumsfeld (U.S. Defense Secretary)
Others Attending: Dai Bingguo, Xiong Guangkai
10/19/05
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Donald Rumsfeld (U.S. Defense Secretary)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Li Zhaoxing
10/18/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pehin Dato Yasmin (Deputy Defense Minister of Brunei)
10/17/05 Wu Bangguo watched the successful landing of China's second manned spacecraft, Shenzhou-6 at the Beijing Aerospace Command and Control Center. (Beijing Municipality)
10/14/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mohammad Hamayon Fawzi (Afghan Vice-Defense Minister)
10/12/05
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao travelled to Gansu Province, Jiuquan City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Bingde, Gu Xiulian, He Luli, Li Changchun, Liu Yandong, Luo Gan, Tung Chee Hwa
10/11/05 Hu Jintao presided over the conclusion meeting of the fifth plenary session of the 16th CPC Central Committee, which examined and approved proposals for formulating the 11th Five-Year Plan for National Economy and Social Development. (Beijing Municipality)
10/08/05 Hu Jintao presided over the 5th plenary session of the 16th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/30/05 Wen Jiabao delivered a speech at a reception to mark the 56th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/29/05 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/28/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
George Waitara (Commander of the Tanzanian People's Defense Forces)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
09/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ion Mircea Plangu (Secretary of State of the Romanian Ministry of Defense)
09/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Salvatore Cicu (Italian Deputy Defense Minister)
09/16/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Kazakhstan, Astana
and met with the following:
Mukhtar Altynbayev (Kazakh Defense Minister)
09/14/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Tajikistan, Dushanbe
and met with the following:
Sherali Khairullaev (Tajik Defense Minister)
09/07/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Moscow
and met with the following:
Mikhail Fradkov (Prime Minister of Russia)
Others Attending: Chen Bingde
09/07/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Sochi
and met with the following:
Vladimir Putin (President of Russia)
Others Attending: Chen Bingde
09/06/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Moscow
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Jing Zhiyuan
09/03/05 Hu Jintao attended a ceremony at Tian'anmen Square commemorating the victory of the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-fascist War. (Beijing Municipality)
09/03/05 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at a meeting marking the 60th anniversary of the victory of the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-fascist War. (Beijing Municipality)
09/02/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Najib Tun Razak (Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia)
09/02/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Russ Shalders (Australian Navy Commander)
08/29/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Spilios Spiliotopoulos (Greek Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Xu Qiliang
08/27/05 Hu Jintao made keynote speech at a symposium in memory of the 60th anniversary of the victory of China's Anti-Japanese War. (Beijing Municipality)
08/26/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Weifang City
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Jing Zhiyuan, Zhang Dingfa
08/25/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Qingdao City
and met with the following:
R. Niyazov (Uzbekistan Deputy Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Jing Zhiyuan, Zhang Dingfa
08/24/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Qingdao City
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Han Yuqun, Jing Zhiyuan, Zhang Dingfa
08/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Qingdao City
and met with the following:
Sherali Khairullaev (Tajik Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
08/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Qingdao City
and met with the following:
Ismail Isakov (Kyrgyz Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
08/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Shandong Province, Qingdao City
and met with the following:
Abai Tasbulatov (Kazakh Deputy Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
08/11/05 Hu Jintao made remarks at a meeting of the Chinese People's Liberation Army. (Beijing Municipality)
08/10/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council to accelerate the construction of rural cooperative medical system. (Beijing Municipality)
07/31/05 Cao Gangchuan addressed the reception to mark the 78th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). (Beijing Municipality)
07/25/05 Hu Jintao made remarks at a meeting of the CPC Central Committee Politburo on discussing China's current economic situation and economic work. (Beijing Municipality)
07/22/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Fathi Houssein (Chief of General Staff of Djibouti)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
07/19/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Abbas Arabi Abdalla (Chief of General Staff of the Sudanese Armed Forces)
07/18/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
George Wells (Vanuatu's Minister of Internal Affairs)
07/18/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Lee Han Ho (Chief of Staffs of the Air Force of the Republic of Korea)
07/15/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Soilihi Mohamed (Chief of Staff of the National Development Army of Comoros)
07/12/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Juhasz Ferenc (Hungarian Minister of Defense)
07/11/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Roberto Chiabra (Peruvian Defense Minister)
06/23/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Helmut Kohl (Former Chancellor of Germany)
06/22/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
August Van Daele (Belgian Chief of Defense Staff)
06/22/05 Hu Jintao met with delegates to the first congress of CPC members of the Chinese People's Armed Police Force. (Beijing Municipality)
06/22/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on building an energy-saving society and developing a recycling economy. (Beijing Municipality)
06/21/05 Wen Jiabao signed the appointment decree for Donald Tsang as new Chief Executive of HK SAR at the plenary meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
06/15/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
J. B. Masilela (South African Secretary for Defense)
06/14/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Prawit Wongsuwon (Thai Army Commander-in-Chief)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
06/13/05 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at the centennial commemoration of late Chinese leader Chen Yun. (Beijing Municipality)
06/09/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Fernandes Sanjar (Chief of General Staff of Angolan Armed Forces)
06/07/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Robert Hill (Australian Defense Minister)
06/07/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kari Rimpi (Chief of General Staff of the National Defense Forces of Finland)
06/06/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Giulio Fraticelli (Chief of the Italian Army)
06/04/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Fevzi Turkeri (Turkish Gendarmerie Commander)
06/03/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ondo Jean-Remy (Secretary-General of the Gabonese Defense Ministry)
Others Attending: Liao Xilong
06/02/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Tobias Jaquim Dai (Mozambique Defense Minister)
06/01/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on China's coal industry. (Beijing Municipality)
05/31/05 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee to study and arrange the work on ethnic affairs. (Beijing Municipality)
05/31/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Leonid Semeonovich Maltsev (Belarus Defense Minister)
05/30/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yala Mohamed Tahar (Algerian Commander of the Navy)
Others Attending: Zhang Dingfa
05/27/05 Hu Jintao delivered a keynote speech at the central conference on the work of ethic affairs. (Beijing Municipality)
05/12/05 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council's meeting on economic situation. (Beijing Municipality)
05/11/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Henry Kissinger (Former U.S. Secretary of State)
04/27/05 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council executive meeting to enhance control on real estate sector. (Beijing Municipality)
04/21/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Denmark, Copenhagen
and met with the following:
Anders Fogh Rasmussen (Prime Minister of Denmark)
04/18/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Netherlands, Hague
and met with the following:
Henk Kamp (Dutch Defense Minister)
04/15/05 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee, in which the bureau met to hear a report on Politburo Standing Committee members' participation in the ongoing campaign to maintain the advanced nature of CPC members. (Beijing Municipality)
04/15/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Tanzania, Dares Salaam
and met with the following:
Benjamin William Mkapa (President of Tanzania)
04/13/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on the amendment of the law on securities. (Beijing Municipality)
04/13/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Tanzania, Dares Salaam
and met with the following:
Philemon Mikol Sarungi (Tanzanian Defense Minister)
04/10/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Egypt, Cairo
and met with the following:
Hosni Mubarak (President of Egypt)
04/09/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Egypt, Cairo
and met with the following:
Mohammad Hussein Tantawi (Egyptian Defense Minister)
04/04/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Francisco Roberto de Albuquerque (Brazilian Army Commander)
04/04/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ahsan Saleem Hayat (Pakistani Deputy Chief of Army Staff)
Others Attending: Liang Guanglie
04/01/05
TRAVEL
Jia Qinglin was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yoon Kwang-ung (Defense Minister of the Republic of Korea (ROK))
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
03/30/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
03/30/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yoon Kwang-ung (Defense Minister of the Republic of Korea (ROK))
03/28/05 Hu Jintao, Wen Jiabao, Zeng Qinghong, HuangJu and Li Changchun attended the awarding ceremony and presented the certificates to the awardees of eminent scientists. (Beijing Municipality)
03/24/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Oleg Paferov (Commander of Belarus Air Force and Air Defense)
03/21/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
T. Motanyane (Commander of the Armed Forces of Lesotho)
03/18/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yury Baluyevsky (Chief of General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces)
03/16/05 Wen Jiabao presided over the State Council's executive meeting. (Beijing Municipality)
03/16/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Lt. Gen. Gottardo (Commander-in-chief of the Italian Military Police)
03/14/05 Wu Bengguo presided over the closing session of the National People's Congress' annual session, in which the draft anti-secession law was approved by a vote of 2,896 to zero, with two abstentions. (Beijing Municipality)
03/13/05 Wen Jiabao presided over a plenary meeting of the State Council, in which the State Council accepted Tung Chee-hwa's request to resign from his post, chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). (Beijing Municipality)
03/13/05 Hu Jintao, new state military chief, atttended a plenary meeting of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) delegation to the ongoing annual full session of the 10th National People's Congress (NPC). (Beijing Municipality)
03/08/05 Wu Bangguo presided over the second plenum of the Third Session of the 10th NPC, in which that China's top legislature accepted former President Jiang Zemin's request to resign from his remaining post as chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/05 Wu Bangguo presided over the opening meeting of the Third Session of the Tenth National People's Congress (NPC). (Beijing Municipality)
02/25/05 Hu Jintao attended a meeting to hear reports about four outstanding Party members from the armed forces. (Beijing Municipality)
02/23/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on measures to improve work safety in coal mines. (Beijing Municipality)
02/22/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Boris Tadic (President of the Republic of Serbia)
02/21/05 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on government work report. (Beijing Municipality)
02/16/05 Wen Jiabao made a speech at the State Council's third meeting on clean governance. (Beijing Municipality)
02/03/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Giampaolo Dipaola (Italian Chief of Defense Staff)
02/02/05 Hu Jintao and Chinese leaders watched Spring Festival performances to celebrate the imminent Chinese New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
02/01/05 Wen Jiabao chaired four meetings of non-Communist parties from Jan. 25 to Feb. 1 on government work report at the third session of the NPC, which is due on March 5. (Beijing Municipality)
01/28/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
William Perry (Former U.S. Secretary of Defense)
01/26/05 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council, which passed in principle an overall national program on coping with public emergencies. (Beijing Municipality)
01/24/05 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee to discuss issues on how to further strengthen multi-party cooperation and political consultation under the leadership of the CPC. (Beijing Municipality)
01/21/05 Wen Jiabao presided over the fifth plenary meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
01/17/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
01/14/05 Hu Jintao delivered a report at a meeting on maintaining the advanced nature of the Party. (Beijing Municipality)
01/13/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Rao Sikandar Iqbal (Pakistani Minister of Defense)
01/13/05
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Rao Sikandar Iqbal (Pakistani Minister of Defense)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Xiong Guangkai
01/12/05
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Randy Forbes (U.S. Congressman)
Ike Skelton (U.S. Congressman)
01/12/05
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Zhili, Hua Jianmin, Huang Ju, Hui Liangyu, Tang Jiaxuan, Wu Yi, Zeng Peiyan, Zhou Yongkang
01/11/05 Hu Jintao made a speech at the fifth plenary session of the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. (Beijing Municipality)
01/05/05 Hu Jintao met with the participants of an enlarged meeting of the CPC Committee of the Chinese People's Armed Police Force. (Beijing Municipality)
01/01/05 Hu Jintao made a speech at the New Year tea party held by the CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/30/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended a Beijing Opera party to celebrate the coming New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
12/29/04 Hu Jintao visited an exhibition on knowledge innovation achievements in the Chinese Academy of Sciences and listened to a report on the work of the academy. (Beijing Municipality)
12/28/04 Hu Jintao made a speech at a panel discussion held by the Politiburo of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/28/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
N.C. Vij (Chief of Army Staff of India)
12/27/04 Hu JIntao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on arranging current anti-graft measures and anti-graft work in 2005. (Beijing Municipality)
12/17/04 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on the plan for the construction of national expressway network. (Beijing Municipality)
12/16/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Shaukat Aziz (Prime Minister of Pakistan)
12/13/04
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
12/13/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Chen Bingde, Zhang Yunchuan
12/09/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Vecdi Gonul (Turkish Defense Minister)
12/05/04 Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao made significant speeches during the three-day conference, an annual central economic conference to implement a scientific viewpoint of development in the coming year. (Beijing Municipality)
12/02/04 Hu Jintao presided over a study meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on building socialism with Chinese characteristics. (Beijing Municipality)
12/01/04 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on economic work next year. (Beijing Municipality)
11/22/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ray Henault (Canadian Chief of the Defence Staff)
11/18/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Baldwin Spencer (Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda)
11/16/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Alan West (First Sea Lord of the British Royal Navy and Chief of the Naval Staff)
Others Attending: Zhang Dingfa
11/11/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pandelt Majko (Albanian Defense Minister)
11/08/04
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Avelino Cruz (Philippine Secretary of Defense)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
11/03/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Rear Admiral David Ledson (Commander of the New Zealand Navy)
Others Attending: Zhang Dingfa
11/02/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Gonzalo Arredondo (Bolivian Defense Minister)
10/23/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Brazil, Brasilia
and met with the following:
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (President of Brazil)
10/22/04 Hu Jintao chaired the 16th study session of the CPC Politburo Central Committee, which was focused on issues of the history of relations between various ethnic groups in China. (Beijing Municipality)
10/22/04 Wen Jiabao presided over the executive meeting of the State Council to review the national economic situation. (Beijing Municipality)
10/20/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to France, Paris
and met with the following:
Michele Alliot-Marie (French Defense Minister)
10/20/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to France, Paris
and met with the following:
Jacques Chirac (President of France)
10/13/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Switzerland, Bern
and met with the following:
Samuel Schmid (Head of the Swiss Federal Department of Defense)
10/08/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Richard Wolsztynski (Chief of Staff of French Air Force)
10/01/04 Hu Jintao and other members of the Standing Committee of the CPC Politburo joined in local people as they celebrate the 55th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/30/04 Wen Jiabao made a speech at a reception marking the 55th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/29/04 Zeng Qinghong hosted a National Day reception to receive over 3,000 overseas Chinese and compatriots from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. (Beijing Municipality)
09/27/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Prvoslav Davinic (Defense Minister of Serbia-Montenegro)
09/25/04 Hu Jintao presented certificates to two nearly promoted generals-Zhang Dingfa, commander of the PLA Navy and Jing Zhiyuan, commander of the PLA artillery corps, in his capacity as chairman of the Central Military Commission. (Beijing Municipality)
09/23/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mohammed Hussein Tantawi (Commander-in-Chief of the Egyptian Armed Forces and Minister of National Defense and Military Production)
Others Attending: Hu Jintao
09/22/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Geoff Hoon (British Defense Secretary)
09/21/04 Hu Jintao delivered a keynote speech at a grand rally to mark the 55th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). (Beijing Municipality)
09/20/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mohammed Hussein Tantawi (Commander-in-Chief of the Egyptian Armed Forces and Minister of National Defense and Military Production)
09/19/04 Hu Jintao delivered an important speech at the Fourth Plenum of the 16th CPC Central Committee, which approved Hu Jintao to succeed Jiang Zemin as the Party's military chief. (Beijing Municipality)
09/18/04 Cao Gangchuan attended a gathering to mark China's Fourth National Defense Day. (Beijing Municipality)
09/15/04 Hu Jintao addressed a grand rally to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the National People's Congress (NPC). (Beijing Municipality)
09/13/04 Wen Jiabao presided over a meeting of the State Council to keep economy on healthy track. (Beijing Municipality)
09/08/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Almaz Abdulymanov (Chief of the Department of Operation Planning of the Kazakhstan Ministry of Defense)
09/07/04 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of CPC Politburo, which decided that the Fourth Plenary Session of the 16th CPC Central Committee is scheduled to convene between September 16-19. (Beijing Municipality)
09/06/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Daniel Gomes (Defense Minister of Guinea-Bissau)
09/06/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Khalid Sarayreh (Chairman of Joint Chief of Staff of Jordanian Armed Forces)
09/03/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Leopoldo Cintra Frias (Commander of the Western Army of Cuba)
09/01/04 Wen Jiabao presided over a plenary meeting of the State Council, which decided on Edmund Ho Hau Wah's reappointment as the chief executive of China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR). (Beijing Municipality)
08/31/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Boureima Moumouni (Nigerien Chief of General Staff)
08/30/04 Jiang Zemin met with military staff working to improve the combat readiness of existing military equipment and the ability to guarantee the supply of such equipment. (Beijing Municipality)
08/29/04 Hu Jintao made remarks when addressing a national meeting on diplomatic work. (Beijing Municipality)
08/24/04 Wen Jiabao addressed a State Council forum to develop strategies to ensure the development of oil and gas resources. (Beijing Municipality)
08/23/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Imre Ivancsik (Political State Secretary of the Hungarian Ministry of Defense)
08/23/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Luiz Carlos Da Silva Bueno (Commander-inChief of the Air Force of Brazil)
Others Attending: Qiao Qingchen
08/22/04 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at the meeting to commemorate the 100th anniversary of late leader Deng Xiaoping. (Beijing Municipality)
08/20/04 Hu Jintao and top leaders visited an on-going photo, dossier and relics exhibition to mark late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping's 100th birthday. (Beijing Municipality)
08/20/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended a performance celebrating the life of late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping. (Beijing Municipality)
08/19/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Tarig Waseem Ghazi (Commandant of Pakistani National Defense College)
08/18/04 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council meeting on finance sector. (Beijing Municipality)
08/18/04 Cao Gangchuan visited an on-going calligraphy and painting exhibition to mark late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping's 100th birthday. (Beijing Municipality)
07/31/04 Cao Gangchuan made remarks at a reception party celebrating the 77th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army. (Beijing Municipality)
07/24/04 Hu Jintao made remarks when presiding over a group study focusing on how to coordinate the military and economic development. (Beijing Municipality)
07/22/04 Wen Jiabao addressed the national meeting attended by chiefs of general offices of provincial governments. (Beijing Municipality)
07/21/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Alvin Quintyne (Chief of Staff of the Barbados Defense Forces)
07/16/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Erikki Nghimtina (Namibian Defense Minister)
07/12/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kim Il-chol (Minister of the People's Armed Forces of the DPRK)
06/29/04 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee on strengthening party member enrollment work. (Beijing Municipality)
06/25/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Rabiu Kwankwaso (Nigerian Minister of Defense)
06/20/04 Jiang Zemin awarded 15 senior military officers the certificates of command at a ceremony for the promotion of the rank of general. (Beijing Municipality)
06/16/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pyar Jung Thapa (Chief of the Army Staff of the Royal Nepalese Army)
06/16/04 Wen Jiabao presided over the executive meeting of the State Council on the current economic situation. (Beijing Municipality)
06/11/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Chansamone Chanyalath (Director of the General Political Department of the Lao People's Army)
06/08/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Papanikolaou (Chief of Staff of the Air Force of Greece)
06/04/04 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on pressing all levels governments to crack down on malpractice in urba n relocation cases in a bid to protect public interests. (Beijing Municipality)
05/28/04 Hu Jintao presided over a group study of the CPC Politburo Central Committee on how to develop philosophy and social sciences. (Beijing Municipality)
05/26/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Moeung Samphan (Director General of General Logistics and Finance of Cambodia)
05/25/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Michelle Bachelet (Minister of National Defense of Chile)
05/24/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sugiyama Shigeru (Former Chairman of Japanese Council of the Joint Chiefs of Staff)
05/19/04 Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao met with delegates attending the 10th Communist Party of China conference of the Chinese air force. (Beijing Municipality)
05/18/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Shahid Karimullah (Pakistani Chief of the Naval Staff)
04/28/04 Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao visited the China International Logistics and Transport Exhibition. (Beijing Municipality)
04/27/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Mukhtar Altynbayev (Defense Minister of Kazakhstan)
04/27/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Yoshimitsu Tsumagari (Self-Defence Air Force of Japan)
04/27/04 Hu Jintao made a speech at the 12th group study session of the CPC Politburo on improvement of the legal system and the socialist market economic system. (Beijing Municipality)
04/26/04 Wu Bangguo presided over the 9th meeting of the NPC Standing Committee on relevant issues concerning methods for selecting HKSAR Chief Executive in 2007 and for forming Legislative Council in 2008. (Beijing Municipality)
04/22/04
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
04/21/04
TRAVEL
Jiang Zemin was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
04/21/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Defense Minister)
04/19/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jouni Kaskeala (Commander-in-Chief of the National Defence Forces of Finland)
Others Attending: Xiong Guangkai
04/14/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kristin Krohn Devold (Minister of Defense of Norway)
04/10/04 Wen Jiabao presided over the State Council executive meeting on enhancing macro-economic readjustment and control efforts so as to ward off threatening inflation and ensure a stable economy. (Beijing Municipality)
04/06/04 Wu Bangguo made a speech at the closing session of the 8th meeting of the Tenth NPC Standing Committee, which approved "Interpretations by the NPC Standing Committee of the Seventh Article of Annex I and the Third Article of Annex II to the Basic Law of the Hong Kong SAR". (Beijing Municipality)
04/03/04 Cao Gangchuan returned to Beijing from Bangkok, where he met with King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Deputy Prime Ministers Chavalit Yongchaiyudh of Thailand. (Beijing Municipality)
03/31/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Thailand, Bangkok
and met with the following:
Chettha Thanajaro (Thai Defense Minister)
03/29/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to India, New Delhi
and met with the following:
George Fernandes (Indian Defense Minister)
03/29/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Atal Bihari Vajpayee (Prime Minister of India)
03/23/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Pakistan, Islamabad
and met with the following:
Rao Sikander (Pakistani Defense Minister)
03/22/04 Cao Gangchuan met with Pakistani Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali. (Pakistan, Islamabad)
03/16/04 Premier Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on a draft guideline to urge the government to adhere to the Law to Prevent and Control Infections Diseases. (Beijing Municipality)
03/16/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
C.G. Chiwenga (Commander of the Defense Forces of Zimbabwe)
03/11/04 Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao joined a panel discussion with a group of NPC deputies representing the country's armed forces during the ongoing Second Session of the Tenth National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/10/04 Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao made remarks at a grand seminar on population, resources and environmental protection issues. (Beijing Municipality)
03/08/04 Cao Gangchuan met with a delegation of middle ranking military officers of the Sasakawa China-Japan Friendship Foundation, headed by Sasakawa Yohei, general-director of the Nippon Foundation. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended the opening of the Second Session of the 10th National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/05/04 Wen Jiabao delivered a report on the work of the government at the opening of the Second Session of the Tenth National People's Congress. (Beijing Municipality)
03/03/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended the Second Session of the 10th CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
02/25/04 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on restructuring the grain sales system. (Beijing Municipality)
02/23/04 Hu Jintao presided over the meeting of the CPC Politburo to discuss the draft of the Government Work Report and amendments to the charter of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. (Beijing Municipality)
02/22/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin paid last respects to the remains of Yang Chengwu, who died on Feb. 14 at the age of 90, at a hall of the Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery. (Beijing Municipality)
02/21/04 Wen Jiabao made remarks at the conclusion of a high-level training course held at the Party School of the CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
02/17/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Vlado Buckovski (Macedonian Minister of Defense)
02/13/04 Wen Jiabao addressed the second conference held by the State Council on building a clean government. (Beijing Municipality)
02/11/04 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council, which decided that government bodies should release news information on emergencies and accidents. (Beijing Municipality)
02/10/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Douglas Feith (U.S. Undersecretary of Defense and Foreign Policy)
Others Attending: Xiong Guangkai
02/06/04 Wen Jiabao chaired a forum to solicit opinions on the draft government work report from leaders of non-Communist parties, the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, and non-affiliated public figures. (Beijing Municipality)
02/05/04 Wen Jiabao made remarks at an executive meeting of the State Council after hearing a report from the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission. (Beijing Municipality)
01/30/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Richard Lee Armitage (U.S. Deputy Secretary of State)
01/15/04 Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin attended an evening party at the China Theater to celebrate the traditional Chinese New Year. (Beijing Municipality)
01/14/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Richard Myers (Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff)
01/12/04 Hu Jintao stressed fighting corruption in his address to the Third Plenary Session of the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. (Beijing Municipality)
01/09/04 Jiang Zemin attended an art performance to entertain retired officers of Beijing-based units of the PLA in preparation for Spring Festival. (Beijing Municipality)
01/07/04
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Zbigniew Brzezinski (Former National Security Assistant to the U.S. President)
01/06/04 Wen Jiabao made a speech at a national meeting on implementing the new law on administrative approvals. (Beijing Municipality)
01/01/04 Hu Jintao celebrated New Year with CPPCC members at a tea party organized by the CPPCC National Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
12/30/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Armand De Decker (President of the Senate of the Belgian Parliament)
12/30/03 Hu Jintao and other senior leaders welcomed the coming year of 2004 by watching a Beijing Opera performance. (Beijing Municipality)
12/18/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Moscow
and met with the following:
Mikhail Kasyanov Putin (Prime Minister of Russia)
Others Attending: Li Jinai
12/18/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Moscow
and met with the following:
Vladimir Putin (President of Russia)
Others Attending: Li Jinai
12/16/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Russia, Moscow
and met with the following:
Sergei Ivanov (Russian Minister of Defense)
Others Attending: Li Jinai, Qian Shugen
12/12/03 Jiang Zemin made remarks when meeting with the delegates who attended a seminar on the PLA's Party construction. (Beijing Municipality)
12/05/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Bakri Hassan Salih (Minister of Defense of Sudan)
12/03/03 Wen Jiabao presided over the executive meeting of the State Council on taking measures toward increasing farmers' incomes. (Beijing Municipality)
12/01/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah (Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Kuwait)
12/01/03
TRAVEL
Wen Jiabao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah (Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Kuwait)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan
11/29/03 Hu Jintao delivered a speech at the annual Central Economic Work Conference for Economic Work in 2004. (Beijing Municipality)
11/25/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Chaisit Shinawatra (Thai Army Commander-In-Chief)
11/23/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jose Viegas Filho (Brazilian Defense Minister)
11/22/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Assani Tidjania (Togolese Minister of Defense and Veterans)
11/20/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Vladimir Pronichev (First Deputy Director of the Russian Federal Service of Security)
11/19/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Esen Topoyev (Minister of Defense of Kyrgyzstan)
11/11/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Kim Jong Hwan (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Korea)
11/07/03 Hu Jintao made a speech at a rally organized by the CPC Central Committee, the State Council and the Central Military Commission. (Beijing Municipality)
11/05/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Pervez Musharraf (President of Pakistan)
11/05/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council analyzing the economic situation this year and discussing next year's economic tasks. . (Beijing Municipality)
11/04/03 Jiang Zemin met with delegates at a conference on the restructuring of military academies. (Beijing Municipality)
10/29/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to USA, Washington D.C.
and met with the following:
George W. Bush (President of the United States)
10/29/03 Cao Gangchuan met with US Secretary of State Colin Powell and National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice. (USA, Washington D.C.)
10/28/03 Cao Gangchuan met with US Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld on international and regional security, military-to-military ties and other issues of common concern. (USA, Washington D.C.)
10/24/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to USA, New York
10/22/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council to discuss major agricultural issues and improve the grain production. (Beijing Municipality)
10/16/03 Cao Gangchuan received the 38-year-old astronaut Yang Liwei, who returned to earth after the landmark 21-hour space flight of the Shenzhou-V spacecraft, at a military airport. (Beijing Municipality)
10/15/03
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao travelled to Gansu Province, Jiuquan City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Huang Ju, Wang Gang, Wu Guanzheng
10/14/03 Hu Jintao made a speech at the closing meeting of the Third Plenary Session of the 16th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
10/13/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Wolfgang Schneiderhan (General Inspector of the German Armed Forces)
10/13/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Georgios Antonakopoulos (Chief of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff Department)
10/11/03 Hua Jintao presided over the Third Plenary Session of the 16th CPC Central Committee. (Beijing Municipality)
09/30/03 Wen Jiabao made a speech at a reception marking the 54th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/29/03 Hu Jintao presided over the CPC Politburo meeting on major political and economic issues, such as economic restructuring, proposed revision of the nation's Constitution, and revitalization of the old industrial base in northeast China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/29/03 Hu Jintao called for active and steady promotion of political system reform, expansion of socialist democracy and improvement of the socialist legal system at a lecture given to the CPC Central Committee Politburo. (Beijing Municipality)
09/26/03 Hu Jintao made remarks after watching an anti-hijacking drill. (Beijing Municipality)
09/26/03 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council Executive Meeting to discuss implementation of the law on administrative permission and policies regarding government support for domestic airlines and travel agencies. (Beijing Municipality)
09/19/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Cicu Salvatore (Vice-Minister of Defense of Italy)
09/12/03 Wen Jiabao issued new rank certificates to 277 senior officers of China's General Administration of Customs (GAC) at a ceremony in Beijing. (Beijing Municipality)
09/12/03 Hu Jintao met with senior officers of China's General Administration of Customs (GAC), who were granted new ranks similar to the military. (Beijing Municipality)
09/11/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Antonio Hama Thay (Minister of Veterans Affairs of Mozambique)
09/10/03 Wen Jiabao presided over the State Council meeting focused on how to implement the strategy to rejuvenate Northeast China. (Beijing Municipality)
09/09/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
John McCallum (Canadian Defense Minister)
09/08/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Nikolay Svinarov (Bulgarian Defense Minister)
09/03/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Ishiba Shigeru (Director-General of Japan's Defense Agency)
09/02/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Chavalit Yongchaiyudh (Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand)
09/02/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Miguel Angel Vergara (Commander-in-Chief of the Chilean Navy)
09/01/03
TRAVEL
Jiang Zemin travelled to Hunan Province, Changsha City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Chen Zhili, Li Jinai, Xu Caihou, Yu Zhengsheng, Zhou Ji, Yang Zhengwu
08/28/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Jacques Yvon Ndolou (Minister Delegate in the Presidency of the Republic of Congo in Charge of National Defense)
08/27/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Victor Bustamante (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of Peru)
08/27/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Lagos Lidimo (Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Mozambique)
08/20/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council concerning the draft regulation on quality standards authority. (Beijing Municipality)
08/19/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Maung Aye (Vice-Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council of the Union of Myanmar)
08/19/03 Wen Jiabao made remarks at a lecture about sustainable development and the use of water resources in northwest China before government officials of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
08/11/03 Cao Gangchuan attended the second phase joint military exercise of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). (Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Yili)
08/11/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan travelled to Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Yining City
08/06/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council concerning strengthening bank supervision. (Beijing Municipality)
07/31/03 Cao Gangchuan proposed a toast at the reception of the 76th anniversary of the PLA founding. (Beijing Municipality)
07/30/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Joel K. Chitafu (Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Defense of Zambia)
07/30/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council concerning sustaining the development of China's fledgling real estate sector. (Beijing Municipality)
07/28/03 Hu Jintao made remarks at a national working conference on the issue of SARS prevention and control. (Beijing Municipality)
07/22/03 Hu Jintao attended the opening ceremony of the 15th National Congress of the Communist Youth League of China (CYLC). (Beijing Municipality)
07/22/03 When presiding over a study session among members of the CPC Politburo of the Central Committee, Hu Jintao urged strengthening ideology building. (Beijing Municipality)
07/21/03 Hu Jintao presided over a meeting of the CPC Politburo of the Central Committee concerning maintaining rapid economic growth and improving the public health sector. (Beijing Municipality)
07/20/03 Jiang Zemin met with representatives attending the 14th session of the military attaches working conference. (Beijing Municipality)
07/16/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on nationwide campaigns against smuggling and the building of public sanitary facilities. (Beijing Municipality)
07/15/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Muhammad Yusaf Khan (Vice Chief of the Pakistani Army Staff)
07/12/03 Hu Jintao and other senior leaders paid their last respects to former Vice-Premier and Defense Minister Zhang Aiping at Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetary. (Beijing Municipality)
07/08/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on increasing farmers' income. (Beijing Municipality)
07/07/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council on economic situation. (Beijing Municipality)
07/01/03 Hu Jintao delivered an important speech during a symposium about the important thought of the "Three Represents". (Beijing Municipality)
06/30/03
TRAVEL
Cao Gangchuan was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Michele Alliot-Marie (French Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Xiong Guangkai
06/30/03
TRAVEL
Jiang Zemin was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Michele Alliot-Marie (French Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Xiong Guangkai
06/30/03
TRAVEL
Hu Jintao was in Beijing Municipality
and met with the following:
Michele Alliot-Marie (French Defense Minister)
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Xiong Guangkai
06/11/03 Wen Jiabao Presided over the meeting of State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
06/06/03 Jiang Zemin met with delegates to a military personnel training seminar. (Beijing Municipality)
06/04/03 Wen Jiabao presided over the executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
05/21/03 Wen Jiabao addressed a plenary meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
05/20/03
TRAVEL
Guo Boxiong travelled to Liaoning Province, Dalian City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Li Jinai, Liang Guanglie, Liao Xilong, Xu Caihou
05/13/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
05/07/03 Wen Jiabao presided over a State Council executive meeting on economic growth amidst the SARS epidemic. (Beijing Municipality)
05/05/03
TRAVEL
Jiang Zemin travelled to Liaoning Province, Dalian City
Others Attending: Cao Gangchuan, Guo Boxiong, Hu Jintao, Xu Caihou
03/26/03 Wen Jiabao presided over an executive meeting of the State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
03/21/03 Wen Jiabao presided over a meeting of the new State Council. (Beijing Municipality)
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