A webinar celebrating the 70th anniversary of China-Vietnam diplomatic relations was held on August 28, 2020, jointly held by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China (RDCY) and the Institute for Foreign Policy and Strategic Studies at Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam. Chinese Ambassador to Vietnam Xiong Bo, Assistant Vietnamese Foreign Minister Nguyen Van Thao,Vice President of Renmin University of China Wu Xiaoqiu, and representatives from both countries’ relevant departments as well as well-know scholars and experts attended this conference.
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The first webinar of South-South and Triangular Cooperation among Cities on Cross-border E-commerce and Digital Innovation for Sustainable, jointly hosted by UNOSSC Cities Project and China Association of Trade in Services (CATIS) was held online in the form of live stream successfully on August 14, 2020.The theme of this webinar is “Towards A Sustainable Financial Ecosystem of Cross-border E-commerce”. Mr. Zhang Wei, the former vice president of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and chief expert of China Association of Trade in Services, and Mr. Jorge Chediek, the envoy of the secretary-general on South-South Cooperation and director of United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation delivered opening remarks.
A Date with Lu Yu—Entrepreneur Salon, jointly organized by SETV, Fujian Private Enterprise Chamber of Commerce and Fujian Women Entrepreneurs' Chamber of Commerce, was held in Fuzhou last Sunday. Chen Luyu, the famous program host of SETV, and Wang Wen, the guest of the political commentary program Voice of China and executive dean of Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China (RDCY), gathered together with Fujian entrepreneurs to talk about hot topics, made in-depth analysis and prospect of the current international economic situation and future development.
On the evening of August 13, Professor Wang Wen, executive dean of Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China and researcher of Financial Research Center of the Counsellor's Office of the State Council, attended the Licheng Forum in Putian, Fujian Province, to give a special lecture on the topic of Analysis on the Macro Situation of Three Hot Issues: the Impact of COVID-19, Sino-US Game and Economic Internal Circulation. The lecture was host by Wu Jinpeng, member of the Standing Committee of the District Committee and Minister of publicity, and was attended by the members of the theoretical study center group of the District Committee and cadres at or above the deputy section level of the Licheng District, Putian, Fujian Province.
As China-US relation increasingly escalates, an international online meeting themed “A new cold war against China is against the interests of humanity” voluntarily organized by activists and scholars from 48 countries was broadcast on Zoom, Youtube and Facebook simultaneously on July 25th, 2020. Well-known scholars from China, the United States, Britain, India, Russia, Canada, Venezuela, Brazil and other countries participated and called on the United States to abandon the cold war mentality. Internet users in more than 50 countries and regions watched the global and highly realistic live broadcast, with news reports and related content being read by about 200 million people, sparking heated discussions around the world.
After a tension-filled and tumultuous 2020 US presidential election, Americans have chosen Joe Biden to become the 46th president of the US. Where is the China-US relationship headed in the years to come? What will be the possibility of an outbreak of a new cold war between Beijing and Washington during Biden's presidency? Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University of China (RDCY) jointly held a Webinar with the No Cold War campaign and Tricontinental Institute for Social Research themed "the Future of China-US relations" and discussed these issues on Saturday.