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CGTN | Closer to China with Robert Kuhn

Wednesday,Mar 07, 2018



Every year in Beijing in March, China holds its two sessions - the annual political meetings of National People’s Congress(NPC) , China’s highest legislative body, and Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), China’s advisory body.


This year the National People’s Congress (NPC) and China State Agencies will conduct the once in five years election, generating a new slate of state leaders. The third plenary session of  the 19th CPC Center Committee concluded recently, approving new policies to deepen the reform of the Party in state organs. What kind of institutional changes were about to be made? Regarding to the government work report, what a new goal will be set for China’s economic and social development over the next five years. 

Moreover, 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening up policy. Standing at a new historical starting point, what will be China’s new roadmap and timetable for reform over the next several decades?


Closer to China with R.L.Kuhn program invited Wang Huiyao,  President of Center for China and Globalization (CCG), to talk about the above issues.


From CGTN, 2018-3-5

  • Situation in Venezuela serves as warning for overseas investment

    The continually worsening social and economic conditions in Venezuela have reinforced fears that the oil-rich country, once the wealthiest in Latin America, could be on the verge of a civil war.

  • Overseas students still seek first-tier cities on return

    About half of the overseas students who returned for domestic jobs are expecting to find jobs in advanced cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Guanghzou and Shenzhen, according to a report released by the Ministry of Education.

  • China a strong magnet for global talent: Forbes report

    China is becoming attentive to global talent on an unprecedented level due to the nation’s economic size and vibrancy, according to a report by US business magazine Forbes.

  • 【Global Times】Fewer Chinese emigrate to US, UK

    Developed countries, including the US, Canada, the UK and Germany, have seen fewer Chinese immigrants over the years, while countries along the Belt and Road initiative are becoming more popular as immigration destinations, according to a report issued by Center for China and Globalization (CCG) in Beijing.

  • Japan, China stepping in as Trump vows TPP withdrawal

    A refusal by the U.S. to join the TPP would be a good opportunity for China to push its own deals such as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), suggested He Weiwen, vice president of think tank Center for China and Globalization(CCG).