Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed on Sunday to honestly fulfill his duties given by the Constitution, saying his election means "glorious mission" and "profound responsibilities." Chinese dream
The first session of the 12th NPC will hold the closing meeting on Sunday morning. After the closing meeting, Premier Li Keqiang will meet the press. China Daily will provide full coverage of Li's news conference.
China's longest-serving central bank governor, Zhou Xiaochuan, 65, won approval from the National People's Congress to extend his tenure on Saturday, which analysts called a plus for continuity of financial policies and increasing independence of the bank.
Li Keqiang, 57, was appointed Chinese premier on Friday, at a time when China has become the world's second largest economy. He is the first premier born after the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949 to hold dual academic degrees in economics and law.