Strengthening Ties in China

Beijing, China – On August 15, 2019 Li Chung (Sandi) Pei and Yulong Liu, the Deputy Director of Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tsinghua University Co., Ltd. (THAD), were invited to meet with representatives from The Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC). They met with President Xiaolin Li and Vice President Yuan Xie.

President Li welcomed the visitors, and Vice President Xie introduced the importance of CPAFFC, which acts as the bridge between Chinese and foreign people. Xie said that CPAFFC would love to work with PEI Architects and Tsinghua University in cultural fields, and to promote US-China relationship.

Mr. Li Chung Pei highly praised the outstanding achievements of the CPAFFC in promoting the US-China non-governmental collaborations. He said that as a Chinese American, he is willing to contribute to the development of US-China relations. Mr. Li Chung Pei is looking forward to reinforcing the alliance with CPAFFC and other Chinese associations to promote mutual learning and culture exchanges between the two countries in the fields of architecture and art.