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    Delegates attend the opening of the second session of the 13th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Delegates from the country’s top political advisory body convened today. Photo: VCG
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The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Opens in Beijing

The annual meeting of China’s top lawmakers and political advisers begins on Sunday. Known as the ‘Two Sessions,’ it is considered one of the biggest events on the Chinese political calendar.

03.04.2019
Delegates attend the opening of the second session of the 13th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Delegates from the country’s top political advisory body convened today. Photo: VCG
Attendees of the National People's Congress (NPC) listen to Wang Yang, chairman of the 13th CPPCC’s National Committee, deliver a work report on Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Chen Liang/Caixin
Over 2,000 political advisors attend the opening of CPPCC. Photo: Chen Liang/Caixin
A military band at the Great Hall of the People. Photo: VCG
NPC delegates and CPPCC National Committee members takes questions after the opening of the second session of 13th National Committee of the CPPCC. Photo: VCG
Former basketball star Yao Ming arrives at the opening session of the CPPCC on March 3. Photo: VCG
Baidu Inc. CEO Robin Li leaves after the opening session of the CPPCC. Photo: VCG
China’s first astronaut Yang Liwei leaves after the opening session of CPPCC. Photo: VCG
Delegates leave after the opening session of the CPPCC. Photo: VCG
Members of the media gather outside the Great Hall of the People ahead of the opening of the second session of the 13th CPPCC on Sunday. Photo: VCG

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The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Opens in Beijing