The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives

The Heat

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives

Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to Vietnam and Singapore with regional cooperation and trade high on the agenda.

They may be neighbors but President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Vietnam and Singapore was the Chinese president’s first to the two key ASEAN countries since he became China’s top leader and the first by a Chinese head of state to Vietnam in about nine years.

The trips marked a continuation of the Chinese President’s attempt to strengthen economic ties.

What were some of the agreements and issues that came up during President Xi’s visit to both Vietnam and Singapore? CCTV’s Tang Bo repors.

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt1

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt1

Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to Vietnam and Singapore with regional cooperation and trade high on the agenda. They may be neighbors but President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Vietnam and Singapore was the Chinese president’s first to the two key ASEAN countries since he became China’s top leader and the first by a Chinese head of state to Vietnam in about nine years.The trips marked a continuation of the Chinese President’s attempt to strengthen economic ties.What were some of the agreements and issues that came up during President Xi’s visit to both Vietnam and Singapore? CCTV’s Tang Bo repors.

A panel of guests joined The Heat to discuss President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives:

  • Gregory Poling, a fellow for Southeast Asia Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He also serves as the Director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative.
  • Victor Gao, the Director of the China National Association of International Studies.
  • Ming Wan, a professor of Government and Politics at George Mason University.
  • Lim Tai Wei, a senior lecturer at UniSIM College and an adjunct research fellow at the National University of Singapore’s East Asian Institute.

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt2

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt2

Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to Vietnam and Singapore with regional cooperation and trade high on the agenda. They may be neighbors but President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Vietnam and Singapore was the Chinese president’s first to the two key ASEAN countries since he became China’s top leader and the first by a Chinese head of state to Vietnam in about nine years.The trips marked a continuation of the Chinese President’s attempt to strengthen economic ties.A panel of guests joined The Heat to discuss President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives: Gregory Poling, a fellow for Southeast Asia Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He also serves as the Director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative. Victor Gao, the Director of the China National Association of International Studies. Ming Wan, a professor of Government and Politics at George Mason University.Lim Tai Wei, a senior lecturer at UniSIM College and an adjunct research fellow at the National University of Singapore’s East Asian Institute.


The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt3

The Heat: President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives pt3

Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to Vietnam and Singapore with regional cooperation and trade high on the agenda. They may be neighbors but President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Vietnam and Singapore was the Chinese president’s first to the two key ASEAN countries since he became China’s top leader and the first by a Chinese head of state to Vietnam in about nine years.The trips marked a continuation of the Chinese President’s attempt to strengthen economic ties.A panel of guests joined The Heat to discuss President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy initiatives: Gregory Poling, a fellow for Southeast Asia Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He also serves as the Director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative. Victor Gao, the Director of the China National Association of International Studies. Ming Wan, a professor of Government and Politics at George Mason University.Lim Tai Wei, a senior lecturer at UniSIM College and an adjunct research fellow at the National University of Singapore’s East Asian Institute.