Former Chinese finance minister Jin Renqing dies after fire at home: report

Former Chinese finance minister Jin Renqing died after a fire broke out in his home in western Beijing on Friday night, according to Chinese media reports. He was 77.State broadcaster CCTV reported on Saturday that a fire started in the flat on Yuyuantan South Road in Haidian district at around 11.47pm.The address is known to be a residential area for retired senior Finance Ministry cadres. It neighbours the Diaoyutai diplomatic complex and a restricted military zone.Firefighters extinguished…