San Francisco mayor Ed Lee (left) receives an art work as a souvenir from Zhang Lei, visiting Party Secretary of Taizhou, Jiangsu Province on March 8.
The Chinese premier was given the award of the "Best Friend of American Worker" award in Boston.
Not only its journalists in China study Chinese, those in NY also have the chance to learn the language.
LOS ANGELES - Kobe Bryant, the basketball superstar with the Los Angeles Lakers, spent his Thursday afternoon with 10 visiting children from China and their American peers at Gertz-Ressler High School, which since 2010 has had a Mandarin cultural exchange program that Bryant initiated.
Following a nationwide trend, Iowa's universities have seen a rapid surge of enrollment by Chinese students in the past few years.
China is ready to work with the United States to advance people-to-people exchanges.
Iowa's universities have experienced a rapid surge in enrollment by Chinese students in the past few years, officials report.
A comparison between two promotional films for Peking University and Yale University stirred discussions.
This area will be a particular focus of Xi's visit as China and US strengthen mutual political trust, and economic and trade co-op.
Chinese is the No 3 foreign language offered in the schools across the country.
Spanish is the No 1 foreign language US people want to learn with Chinese language the second.
Even in difficult times, Chinese and US leaders remain strongly committed to open communication.