Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is also the General-Secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and Chairman of the Central Military Commission, delivers a speech during a conference celebrating the 60th anniversary of the National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 5, 2014. (Xinhua/Xie Huanchi)
BEIJING, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- China held a conference on Friday morning to celebrate the 60th anniversary of establishing the National People's Congress (NPC).
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the event, which is carried out by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the Standing Committee of the NPC.
Chinese leaders Li Keqiang, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan and Zhang Gaoli are present at the conference in the Great Hall of the People.
The conference is presided over by Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the NPC Standing Committee.