Liu Xiaoming

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Liu Xiaoming
Liu Xiaoming, Ambassador of the Peoples Republic of China to the UK.jpg
People's Republic of China Ambassador to United Kingdom
Assumed office
March 2010
Preceded by Fu Ying
Personal details
Born January 1956 (age 61)
Jieyang, Guangdong, China
Liu Xiaoming
Simplified Chinese 刘晓明
Traditional Chinese 劉曉明

Liu Xiaoming (born January 1956 in Jieyang, Guangdong) is a Chinese diplomat currently serving as ambassador to the United Kingdom. He graduated from Dalian University of Foreign Languages with a major in English and undertook further studies in the United States, obtaining a master's degree in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University in 1983.[1]

Between 2001 and 2003, Liu acted as China's ambassador in Egypt, and from 2006 to 2010 as Chinese ambassador in North Korea. In 2010 he replaced Fu Ying as Chinese ambassador in the UK.[2]


  1. ^ "Liu Xiaoming". Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Chinese President Hu Jintao Appoints New Ambassadors". Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China. March 9, 2010. Retrieved April 19, 2012.