September 8, New York City, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel
The US-China Policy Foundation, cooperating with the National Committee
on US-China Relations, the US-China Business Council and others, helped
to organize this luncheon event in honor of Chinese President Jiang
Zemin during the historic U.N. Millennium Summit of world leaders.
The Honorable Henry Kissinger delivered the opening remarks before
President Jiang gave his address in English. President Jiang spoke
of trends towards multipolarization, China’s accession to the WTO,
the need for stable US-China relations based on mutual respect, Taiwan’s
status, and China’s domestic improvements in the overall quality of
life for the Chinese people.
A complete copy of President Jiang’s speech can be found at: http://www.avasian.com/bb_middle.htm