China held a grand conference on December 18, 2018 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the country's reform and opening up. President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at the conference.
During the conference, the Central Committee of Communist Party of China and the State Council awarded personnel who have made outstanding contributions to the country's reform and opening up, 100 Chinese reform pioneer medals and 10 foreigners reform friendship medals.
Five CAE members were among the receiving list of 100 Chinese reform pioneer medals: Wang Daheng (1915-2011), Wang Xuan (1937-2006), Wu Liangyong, Zhong Nanshan, and Yuan Longping.
(Source: CAE News Office)