Li Yong (left) is congratulated on his UN appointment after a meeting in Vienna. Photo: Xinhua

Vice-finance minister Li Yong becomes first mainland Chinese to head a UN agency

Li Yong, a vice-finance minister, gets the nod as director general of the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation

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Li Yong (left) is congratulated on his UN appointment after a meeting in Vienna. Photo: Xinhua
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