Li Yuanchao is elected vice-president of the People's Republic of China at the fourth plenary meeting of the first session of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing, capital of China, March 14, 2013. [Photo/Xinhua]
BEIJING - Li Yuanchao was elected vice president of China on Thursday at the annual session of the country's top legislature.
Li, born in November 1950, is currently a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee.
Biographical sketch of Li Yuanchao
Li Yuanchao, born in November 1950, is a male ethnic Han from Lianshui, Jiangsu Province. He entered the workforce in November 1968 and joined the CPC in March 1978. >>
Li Yuanchao - Member of the Political Bureau of CPC Central Committee
Li Yuanchao, born in November 1950, is a male ethnic Han from Lianshui, Jiangsu Province. He entered the workforce in November 1968 and joined the CPC in March 1978. He received postgraduate training at the Central Party School and holds the degree of Doctor of Laws. >>
Li Yuanchao, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Tuesday met with a delegation of the People's Rally for Progress of Djibouti, pledging to boost cooperation between the two countries. >>
The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has appointed Zhao Leji as head of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee, replacing Li Yuanchao. >>
The world has entered the era of the knowledge economy and, as the key strategic resource for national development, talent is playing an increasingly vital role. For example, today, the use of computers to create wealth and value signals a major change in mankind's mode of working. Wealth and value were first created from the soil, then in factories, later in banks and now via the Internet and computers. This marks significant human progress. >>