The Heat: Xi-Trump Summit

The Heat

President Donald Trump walks in front of Chinese President Xi Jinping as Xi arrives before dinner at Mar-a-Lago, Thursday, April 6, 2017, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The much anticipated first meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump is taking place.

The Chinese leader and First Lady Peng Liyuan were greeted by the American President and First Lady Melania Trump when they arrived at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. During President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit, the presidents are expected to discuss major issues like trade and security.

To discuss the meeting, Chief Political Correspondent for CGTN’s Mandarin Service Wang Guan reports.

For more thoughts of the Xi-Trump Summit:

  • Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., Co-Chair of the bi-partisan U.S.-China Working Group

The Heat: Xi-Trump Summit Pt 1

The much anticipated first meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump is taking place. The Chinese leader and First Lady Peng Liyuan were greeted by the American President and First Lady Melania Trump when they arrived at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. During President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit, the presidents are expected to discuss major issues like trade and security. To discuss the meeting, Chief Political Correspondent for CGTN’s Mandarin Service Wang Guan reports. For more thoughts of the Xi-Trump Summit: Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., Co-Chair of the bi-partisan U.S.-China Working Group.

For more of a conversation of the summit and what is at stake during this important first face-to-face:

  • Wang Guan, chief political correspondent for CGTN’s Mandarin Service
  • Dennis Wilder, a China expert who worked for the George W. Bush Administration

The Heat: Xi-Trump Summit Pt 2

The much anticipated first meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump is taking place. The Chinese leader and First Lady Peng Liyuan were greeted by the American President and First Lady Melania Trump when they arrived at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. During President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit, the presidents are expected to discuss major issues like trade and security. To discuss the meeting, Chief Political Correspondent for CGTN’s Mandarin Service Wang Guan reports. For more of a conversation of the summit and what is at stake during this important first face-to-face: Wang Guan, chief political correspondent for CGTN’s Mandarin Service. Dennis Wilder, a China expert who worked for the George W. Bush Administration.