Saturday, January 31, 2015   

(NPC) 12th session opens
(03-05 09:40)

The 12th National People's Congress, the legislature, opened its second annual session to at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Premier Li Keqiang will deliver his first government work report at the meeting, chaired by Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the NPC Standing Committee and executive chairperson of the session's presidium.
Nearly 3,000 NPC deputies from across the country are at the session along with top party and state leaders Xi Jinping, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan and Zhang Gaoli.—Xinhua
   
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