The image of President Xi Jinping looms large over Chinese society. Photo: AFP / Asia Unhedged Real-time intel on what moves markets. 12 minutes ago. This is a list of heads of state, heads of governments, and other rulers in the year Contents. 1 Africa; 2 Asia; 3 Europe; 4 North America; 5 Oceania; 6 South America President – Azali Assoumani, President of the Comoros (–present). Congo–Brazzaville (Republic of the Congo). President – Denis Sassou Africa · Asia · Europe · North America.