Standing Committee member, the CPPCC National Committee;
Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, China Daily
Zhou Shuchun, born in 1958, began his career as a professional journalist in Xinhua News Agency in 1986. He worked as a reporter for Xinhua’s Home News for Overseas Service Department, progressing to be its Deputy Director and head of Xinhua‘s London bureau, Director of the Reference News Department, Editor-in-Chief of Reference News published by Xinhua, and then Vice-President of Xinhua News Agency. In 2007, he won the Taofen Award, the top honor for Chinese editors.
He was appointed Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of China Daily in February 2017.
He is a member of the Standing Committee of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), and a member of Foreign Affairs Committee of the CPPCC.