The Heat: China’s role in the G20 summit

G20 Summit

For the first time, China is hosting the annual G20 Summit in Hangzhou.

Chinese President Xi Jinping and other world leaders will discuss new partnerships and propose solutions to some of the most pressing economic issues.

As the world’s largest developing country and second largest economy, China is giving a greater focus to developing countries including those in Africa.

For more, CCTV’s Wu Guoxiu reports in Hangzhou.

To go deeper into how China will impact the G20 summit:

  • Jin Keyu, professor of Economics at the London School of Economics
  • Hung Tran, executive managing director at the Institute of International Finance
  • Cobus Van Staden, co-founder the online publication, The China Africa Project