BRIEF-Sinopharm Group Co says Wei Yulin tendered his resignation as chairman

March 24 (Reuters) - Sinopharm Group Co Ltd

* Wei Yulin , due to fact that he has reached retirement

age, has tendered his resignation on 24 march 2017 as chairman

* Li Zhiming, executive director and president of company,

and a member of investment committee of board, was elected as

chairman of board

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