Xi UK State Visit


David Cameron takes Xi Jinping for a pint

A trip to the U.K. would not be complete without going to a local pub for a pint. Even for a distinguished guest like Chinese President Xi Jinping, a beer served with fish and chips was a necessary stop for his first state visit to […]

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The Heat: President Xi’s UK visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the United Kingdom this week has been hailed as a great success. He and his wife, First Lady Peng Liyuan, were warmly greeted by the Queen and members of the British Royal family. President Xi addressed the British Parliament. […]


Trade between the UK and China, in 5 charts

Trade was one of the main topics during President Xi Jinping’s address to the U.K.’s Parliament. The U.K., Xi said, is the largest offshore RMB trading center, hosts more Chinese students than any other EU country, and was the first western country to issue RMB […]