BEIJING:- chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang will attend activities marking the opening of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). Xi will attend and address the inaugurating ceremony in the morning of Jan 16 while Li will address the founding conference of the aiib council in the afternoon. The series of opening activities will last from Jan. 16 to 18. The China-initiated development bank was formally established in Beijing on Dec. 25 of last year. The bank, headquartered in Beijing, now has 57 members.–INP