RSS AMS Podcasts

  • How a Chinese Government Document is Born – Dr. Yang Xuedong May 30, 2017
    In this episode, we bring you a recording of our recent event with Dr. Yang Xuedong, Director of the Central Documents Translation Center (CDTC) of the Central Compilation and Translation Bureau of CCP Central Committee and senior research fellow of the China Center for Global Governance and Development Strategies (CCGGD). The lecture focuses on China’s policy process. The […]
  • After the Homework Stops: Retaining Mandarin Proficiency Throughout Your Career - Robert Daly April 26, 2017
    In this episode, we bring you a recording of our recent event with Robert Daly, director of the Wilson Center's Kissinger Institute on China and the United States and AMS board member. The lecture focuses on building Mandarin fluency after formal studies have finished, how to incorporate it into professional practice, and how to continue to […]
  • Legal Discussion of China’s SCS Land Reclamation March 12, 2017
    In this episode, we bring you a recording of our recent event with Chia-Huan Chang, a visiting fellow of the Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS and a former instructor at Taiwan's National Defense University. Chia-Huan Chang's research interests include the issues related to the international law of the sea, maritime policies, and the South […]

RSS This Week’s Suyu in Xi Jinping’s Speeches

  • 岁月不居,时节如流 | suì yuè bù jū, shí jié rú liú July 20, 2017
    It has been a quiet week for Xi Jinping’s 成语 usage, so we are looking back at Xi’s speech on June 30 commemorating the handover of Hong Kong. This is a useful 成语 for giving a speech about where you used…
  • 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 成语 to frame this meeting as a direct descendent of the Hangzhou one. The themes of this…
  • 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 through the exhibition with Hong Kong’s Chief Executive, Leung Chun-ying, Xi noted that sticking with and continuing…

RSS China Vitae

  • Yuan Jiajun July 8, 2017
    Governor of Zhejiang Province
  • Che Jun July 8, 2017
    Member of the 18th CPC Central Committee; Secretary of Zhejiang CPC Provincial Committee
  • Yang Xiaowei July 6, 2017
    Deputy Director of the Cyberspace Administration of China