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Qi Chengyuan, former director of the Social Development Division at Nation Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), and Liu Baohua, former director of the Nuclear Power Division at National Energy Administration (NEA), were both promoted to deputy directors at NEA, Jiemian.com reported.

The posts, which have been vacant for about four months, have been reorganized to “one boss with four deputy directors,” following the shuffle.

Qi, who has headed different division during his time in NDRC, will be in charge of the divisions of Law Reforming, Planning, Market Supervision and New Energy in NEA.

While Liu, who was a division head at the Electricity Regulatory Commission before he joined the NEA, will be in charge of Electricity and Nuclear Power.