On September 13, 2023, a meeting was held in Beijing between the delegation of the Valdai International Discussion Club and representatives of the Xinhua News Agency.
During the meeting, Andrey Bystritskiy, Chairman of the Board of the Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club, and President of the Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua discussed the prospects for cooperation.
In particular, the parties agreed on the participation of the director
of the Research Institute of the Xinhua News Agency, Liu Gang, in the
upcoming Valdai Club event. Andrey Bystritskiy, in turn, was invited to a
thematic event for the exchange of ideas between think tanks within the
framework of the 3rd Belt and Road Forum on International Cooperation.