扬帆远航 | Yángfān Yuǎnháng

扬帆远航 | yángfān yuǎnháng

  • September 6, 2017

On Sept. 4, Xi Jinping addressed the BRICS Summit leaders in Xiamen. Much of the language revolved around sailing imagery. Not only were…

居安思危 | Jū ān Sī Wēi

居安思危 | jū ān sī wēi

  • August 9, 2017

On July 26 and 27, Xi Jinping spoke at a meeting held in Beijing for key provincial leaders entitled "学习习近平总书记重要讲话精神,迎接党的十九大". Pretty meta, eh?  He…

大刀阔斧 | Dà Dāo Kuò Fǔ

大刀阔斧 | dà dāo kuò fǔ

  • July 26, 2017

On July 24, Xi Jinping spoke about military reform at the 42nd Politburo study session. Xi stressed the importance of the military to…

一脉相承 | Yī Mài Xiāng Chéng

一脉相承 | yī mài xiāng chéng

  • July 12, 2017

On July 7, Xi Jinping addressed the G20 in Hamburg, Germany. As a nod to China's leadership from the previous meeting, Xi cleverly used this…

齐心协力 | Qí Xīn Xié Lì

齐心协力 | qí xīn xié lì

  • June 28, 2017

Ahead of the anniversary of Hong Kong's return to mainland China, Xi Jinping visited an exhibition organized by the HKSAR government. While going…

守望相助 | Shǒu Wàng Xiāng Zhù

守望相助 | shǒu wàng xiāng zhù

  • June 14, 2017

Speaking on June 11 to the annual summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), this year in Kazakhstan, Xi Jinping used this 成语…