Historical and Contemporary Relations between the Peoples of Southeast Asia and China – Enhancing Future Collaboration among ASEAN and Chinese Youths

Lu Jianren
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Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Working Paper Speech Transcript

Today Im very pleased and honored to attend the ASEAN-China Lecture Series as a Chinese representative and enjoy the friendly atmosphere of China-ASEAN cooperation. This year is the 15thanniversary of the establishment of China-ASEAN Dialogue Partnership, as well as the Year of China-ASEAN Friendly Cooperation. A series of activities will be held by both China and ASEAN. This lecture is one of the activities. As I indicated in the title of this lecture, I will be mainly talk about communication among the peoples of China and Southeast Asia, especially communication between the youth.