BEIJING, Sept. 7 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar's top leader, Than Shwe, arrived here Tuesday afternoon, kicking off a five-day state visit to China.
Than Shwe, chairman of the State Peace and Development Council, paid this visit at the invitation of Chinese President Hu Jintao.
During Than Shwe's stay in Beijing, President Hu, top legislator Wu Bangguo and Premier Wen Jiabao will hold talks or meet with him.
Than Shwe will also visit the 2010 Shanghai World Expo and economic hub Shenzhen in south China's Guangdong province.
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