AIIB set to convene for 1st time in January
operation, finance and human resources will also be discussed and voted on at the convention. The bank will gradually open its recruitment to hire global talent.
Liu Dongmin, a researcher at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said the bank is a major victory for China because no other multilateral lender was ready in such a short time.
The launch comes just six months after the articles of agreement were signed in June, and 26 months after President Xi Jinping proposed the bank in October 2013.