Peking University Executive Delegation Visits EPC
Emirates Policy Center | 11 May 2016
A delegation of executives from the Peking University formed by Dr. Gu Xue, Executive Vice Secretary-General, Dr. Li Yansong, Vice President, Dr. Fu Zhiming, Director Department of Arabic, School of Foreign Languages, and Mr. Jun Yan, Secretary General of the Beijing Forum Secretariat, visited the Emirates Policy Center (EPC) on Wednesday May 11, 2016.
During the visit, the delegation met with EPC President Dr. Ebtesam al-Ketbi and Head of Research Mr. Hasan Al Omari where they were briefed on the Center’s vision, achievements, activities and programs since its establishment in 2013. The parties expressed their interest in a cooperation between Peking University and EPC in terms of research and thought sharing, shared workshops, and a translation to Mandarin of the center’s publications.
Other highlights of the discussion revolved around the latest regional events, shifts in international politics, and most essentially the future of China-GCC relations where the two parties stressed on the importance of mutual political, economic, cultural, and military/security cooperation through think tanks and research centers.