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Hu Jintao

Hu Jintao

General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, President of PRC, Chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission and Chairman of the Central Military Commission of PRC.

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Poll: Top 5 issues in President's trip

President Hu Jintao will kick start his first overseas trip of the year on 26th this month, and, acting on the schedule released by China’s Foreign Ministry, he will attend the Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul from March 26 to 27, attend the fourth BRICS Summit in New Delhi from March 28 to 29 and pay a state visit to Cambodia from March 30 to April 2.

His to-be trip draws tremendous public attention both at home and abroad. What issues do you think could make Top 5 in President’s portfolio on this trip?

Please choose 5 out of 10 statements

Regional and global nuclear security
Specifics to dissuade DPRK from developing nuclear programs
To further enhance China’s good-neighborly relationship with ASEAN countries
To find solutions to South China Sea disputes with the countries concerned
To call on the BRICs countries to work together building a new world order
To strengthen cooperation with BRICs and other developed countries in the face of recovering but still sluggish global economy
Talks with India in terms of border issues and the Dalai Lama issue
To seek possibilities US and EU could ease restrictions on hi-tech exports to China
To win over Cambodia and other ASEAN countries to fend off the U.S. intervention
To broaden space for China-India win-win cooperation

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