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China's "Belt & Road" Initiative Series CGTN Dialogue Town Hall Meeting I: Globalization and China’s “Belt & Road” Initiative

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time and Location

Tuesday, 05/09/2017
Registration: 13:30-14:00 pm
Town Hall Meeting: 14:00-15:00 pm

Yale Center Beijing
8 Jianguomenwai Avenue, 36th Floor, Tower B, IFC Building (Yong’anli Station, Exit C)

Registration and Fees

Ticket: Free

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Please email if you have any questions, or call Yale Center Beijing at (10) 5909 0200.

The Event

The first edition of the town hall meeting will be focused on globalization and China’s “Belt & Road” initiative. With the rising trend of de-globalization and trade protectionism, how will “Belt & Road” help promote regional connectivity? And will it help ease geopolitical anxiety in the region?


The language of the event will be English.


Host of Dialogue with Yang Rui, CGTN

YANG Rui, often called the " Larry King of China", is the host of Dialogue with Yang Rui. He interviews people influencing and implementing global policy and unravels the threads which link global issues. Mr. Yang is the author of Who Misunderstand China, Swordsman VS Anchor and Highlights of Dialogue. He holds an MA from Cardiff College and a BA from Shanghai International Studies University.

The Speakers

FU Chengyu
Yale Center Beijing Executive Council Member, member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) National Committee, Former Chairman of China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation


Bertrand DE-LA-NOUE
General Representative of Total China, Former President & CEO of Total Holdings USA, Vice President of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China


Founder and CEO of Hina Group


Country Director of UNDP China

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