China appoints Li Keqiang as new premier

Xi Jinping was elected president by the legislature on Thursday.

China appoints Li Keqiang as new premier

World Bulletin / News Desk

China's Parliament formally elected the country's new Prime Minister as Li Keqiang on Friday. Nearly 3,000 delegates to the National People's Congress named Li as the country's new Prime Minister.

Moreover, at the congress, the country's members of the high level jurisdiction were elected too.

Li Keqiang became China's 7th Prime Minister.

On Thursday, Xi Jinping was elected as China's new President.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 15 Mart 2013, 10:58