December Journalists Trip to China
The Journalists came on the December trip are from San Francisco Chronicle, Minneapolis Star Tribune, U.S. News & World Report, National Public Radio. During December 2-11, they visited Beijing, Guizhou and Shanghai. In pursuit of answers for their many questions on China’s political system, economic and social development challenges, bilateral relations and etc., they not only met with people from Chinese government, think tank, business, private sectors, but also met with American business executives, scholars, professors who work in China. They had lively discussion with Chinese Journalism graduate students in Shanghai, spent hours with the local people and villagers at the towns and the ethnic group village in Guizhou. They experienced the fast and wide internet connection covering almost all corners of the mountainous province, and get to know more of China’s enormous poverty relief efforts.