Since its establishment, CCG has paid close attention to international relations and China's foreign affairs, tracking the development and changes of China's bilateral economic and trade relations with the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, Australia, the Middle East and other countries and regions, and has been devoted to research on China-US-Europe cooperation, the Belt and Road Initiative, WTO reform, CPTPP and other multilateral topics, as well as providing recommendations for policymaking.
The annual flagship forums held by CCG for successive years have contributed to discussion on China-U.S. relations and China-EU cooperation, promoted international exchange, and given full play to the role of think tanks in track II diplomacy. CCG regularly conducts research and exchanges in multiple countries, and published a series of Chinese and English research reports on China-U.S. economy and trade relations.
The think tank hosts a series of roundtable seminars all year round, and invites think tank experts and scholars, political leaders, business elites and diplomats from the United States, Canada, Britain, Australia, Japan, Germany, Egypt and other countries to discuss and exchange views on international relations and multilateral cooperation.
CCG signed a strategic cooperation agreement with EU-Asia centre
On November 18 2019, EU-Asia Centre and Center for China and Globalization (CCG) signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Brussels, Belgium. Piet Steel, President of the EU-Asia Center; Rui Yan, Head of culture and education, and Miao Lu, secretary-general of CCG attended the signing ceremony.November 18 , 2019
CCG participates in the fifth annual meeting of the Astana Club
On November 11-12, 2019, the Nazarbayev Center in Kazakhstan hosted the fifth annual meeting of the Astana Club, the largest platform for discussing geopolitical and security issues in the region. Under the theme “Greater Eurasia: On the Way to a New Architecture for Global Cooperation,” the fifth meeting of the club was organized by the Institute of World Economy and Politics and the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy.November 11 , 2019
Chatham House visits CCG: A dialogue between international think tanks
The global system remains in a state of flux, from the sudden cancellation of the 2019 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit where the US and China were expected to sign a trade agreement, to the ongoing Brexit saga and rising volatility in the Middle East.October 23 , 2019
James Crabtree, author of The Billionaire Raj, delivers a speech on the BRI at CCG
With the increased international attention on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), a certain skepticism toward the initiative has emerged in some countries. On September 26, James Crabtree, author of The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India’s New Gilded Age and associate professor of Practice at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, visited the Center of China and Globalization (CCG) in Beijing to deliver a speech titled “BRI’s Next 5 Years, Can the World Learn to Love China’s Mega Project?”September 26 , 2019
German parliamentarian delegation visits CCG to discuss Sino-German cooperation in the digital era
Digitalization is changing all aspects of people’s daily lives. Germany has proposed ‘Industrie 4.0’ and the Digital Strategy 2025 to promote digitalization. Meanwhile, China’s digital economy has been developing rapidly in recent years.August 20 , 2019