Chalco (601600.SH): Xiong Weiping resigns as chairman, executive director
BEIJING, Dec. 19 (Xinhua) -- The Aluminum Corp. of China Ltd, or Chalco (601600.SH; ACH.NYSE; 02600.HK), China's biggest producer of the lightweight metal, said on Friday that Xiong Weiping has resigned as the chairman of the board and the executive director due to changes of works.
The resignation became effective from December 18, 2014, said the company.
In accordance with relevant requirements, Luo Jianchuan, the executive director, was elected by more than half of the company's directors to perform the duties of the chairman during the period after the resignation of Xiong Weiping until a new chairman is elected, according to the listed aluminum producer. (Edited by Hu Pingchao, firstname.lastname@example.org)