Penang Institute, the public policy think tank of the Penang state government is proud to host the launch of “Maritime Silk Road and China Power Strategies” book series including “Penang Chinese Commerce in the 19th Century: The Rise and Fall of the Big Five” which will be scheduled as follows:-
Date : 25 July 2017 (Tuesday)
Time : 7.30pm (Registration starts at 7.00pm)
Venue : Conference Hall 1, Penang Institute, No. 10, Jalan Brown, George Town, Penang
The Maritime Silk Road (officially the 21st Century Maritime Silk Route Economic Belt) is a strategic initiative to bring the discourses back to China. Since 2013, Mr. Xi, President of the People’s Republic of China, brought up the idea of “One Belt One Road” as important strategic thoughts as the at the present stage. As the shift of strategic paradigm, the new theory, new knowledge system and new discourses are needed. This book series is the efforts made by the Fuzhou University’s Research Institute of “21th Maritime Silk Road Development” and Social Sciences Academic Press (China).
Due to limited seating, we encourage you reserve your participation here as soon as possible.