General Images As The Politburo Standing Committee Is Announced


A man carrying a mattress on a bicycle looks at a monitor... News PhotoAdult,Asia,Beijing,Bicycle,Broadcasting,Carrying,China - East Asia,Chinese Communist Party,East Asia,Government,Horizontal,Looking,Mattress,Men,Politics,Press Conference,Secretary-General,Station,Underground Rail,Underground Station,Xi JinpingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergA man carrying a mattress on a bicycle looks at a monitor broadcasting a news conference by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China, outside a subway station in Beijing, China, on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Xi replaced Hu Jintao as head of the Chinese Communist Party and the nation's military, ushering in the fifth generation of leaders who are set to run the world's second-biggest economy over the next decade. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg via Getty Images