2018 Newsmaker Roster Name list
 
 
English Name
Chinese Name
Posts
 
English Name
Chinese Name
Posts
1
Xi Jinping
習近平
General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, President of the People's Republic of China
10
Mike Pompeo 蓬佩奧 Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
2
Donald Trump
特朗普
President of the United States
11
Mike Pence
彭斯
Vice President of the United States
3
Kim Jong-un
金正恩
Supreme Leader of North Korea
12
Theresa May
文翠珊
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
4
Moon Jae-in
文在寅
President of South Korea
13
Mahathir Bin Mohamad
馬哈蒂爾
Prime Minister of Malaysia
5
Shinzo Abe
安倍晉三
Prime Minister of Japan
14
Liu He
劉鶴
Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China, Director of the Central Financial and Economic Affairs Commission Office
6
Vladimir Putin
普京
President of Russia
15
Nicolás Maduro
馬杜羅
President of Venezuela
7
Wang Yang
汪洋
Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Former Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China
16
Narendra Modi
莫迪
Prime Minister of India
8
Li Ao
李敖
Famous writer from Taiwan died in March 2018
17
Lee Myung-bak
李明博
Former President of South Korea
9
Emmanuel Macron
馬克龍
President of France
18
Fang Fenghui
房峰輝
Ex-chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army suspected of corruption