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VIDEO: Stephen Orlins on "Deeply Troubled" U.S.-China Relations (CNN)

In an interview on CNN's Quest Means Business, Stephen Orlins, president of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, reflects on whether trade talks between the two countries could be extended and explains why tensions with Huawei embody a "downward spiral." Recorded 2/19/19.

VIDEO: Stephen Orlins & Elizabeth Economy on the Future of U.S.-China Relations

The Council on Foreign Relations' inaugural C.V. Starr & Co. Annual Lecture on China featured NCUSCR President Stephen Orlins and Director Elizabeth Economy, as well as Ely Ratner and Nicholas Kristof for a panel discussion on the future of U.S.-China relations amidst ongoing trade frictions, tensions in the South China Sea, and political, demographic, and economic developments within China itself.

Perfect World: Connecting Cultures through Technology

Since its founding, the National Committee has been at the forefront in the promotion of mutual understanding between citizens of the United States and China. As we face the global challenges of the twenty-first century, we are pleased to welcome the support of Perfect World Investment & Holding Group, a leader in bringing people together around the world through exciting new technologies.

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2017 Gala Dinner: Remarks from NCUSCR President Stephen Orlins

Secretary Kissinger, Secretary Lew, Ambassador Cui, Ambassador Randt, members, and friends:

President Xi Jinping frequently says, “不 忘 初 心,方 得 始 终,” or “Never forget why you started and what was in your heart, and your mission can be accomplished.”

Watch Highlights from CHINA Town Hall 2017 with Ambassador Susan Rice



More than 10,000 people across the United States (and beyond) tuned in to watch Ambassador Susan E. Rice headline  CHINA Town Hall on October 24, 2017. Ambassador Rice answered questions from the live audience on a range of critical bilateral issues, from North Korea to the war on drugs, and also shared her thoughts on President Trump's upcoming state visit to China.


The National Committee - Schwarzman Scholars Partnership

The National Committee is delighted to enter into a unique partnership with the Schwarzman Scholars program, made possible by a 50th Anniversary Campaign gift of $2 million by Stephen A. Schwarzman, chairman, CEO, and co-founder of Blackstone. Schwarzman’s visionary creation of Schwarzman Scholars, a fully funded one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University, is designed to give accomplished American, Chinese, and international students the leadership skills and professional networks needed to become global leaders.

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