The Center for China and Globalization’s 2017 Executive Board Meeting was held in Beijing on April 8, 2017, where nearly 70 board members presented their ideas about how to build CCG into a world leading think tank.
CCG President Wang Huiyao extended welcome and convey gratitude to all the executive board members for their persistent support to CCG.
Secretary General Miao Lu presented the 2016 Annual CCG Report to the meeting, which records the accomplishment achieved in 2016, such as the award of No. 1 independent think tank in China. She also highlighted CCG’s academic studies and policy advisory outcomes last year, emphasizing its impact on domestic and international policy making. In addition, she reviewed CCG’s development in the past eight years since establishment and discussed future prospect of the think tank.
CCG Chairman, former Vice Minister of Commerce Long Yongtu, CCG Co-Chair and Chairman of Hang Lung Real Estate Ronnie Chen, and another Co-Chair and former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs He Yafei also shared their ideas to the annual conference.
The Executive Board Meeting also announced the winners of the ‘Annual Contribution Award’– the members who have made significant contribution to CCG over the past year. The awarding ceremony was followed by a discussion about CCG’s future plan, as members of the Executive Board contributed their insights and ideas how to continue with the effort to carry out the mission of providing “Global Vision for China, China Wisdom for the World”.
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CCG’s Blue book Report on Chinese Enterprises Globalization (2017) was published by the Social Sciences Academic Press in Beijingon Nov. 8, 2017. Deputy Editor in Chief of Social Sciences Academic Press Cai Jihui and CCG President Dr. Wang Huiyao jointly presented the report.
The Center for China and Globalization (CCG) launched its Hong Kong Council on Nov. 12, 2017. Mr. Leung Chun-ying, the vice chairman of the CPPCC and former Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR, addressed the ceremony. Tung Chee-hwa, the vice Chairman of the CPPCC and the first Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR, sent a letter to congratulate the event.