Senior CPC official meets media mogul Rupert Murdoch
( 2003-10-09 21:30) (Xinhua)
Li Changchun, a senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official, on Thursday
encouraged media mogul Rupert Murdoch and his company to make more substantial
efforts to enhance mutual understanding between China and the rest of the world.
Li, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC
Central Committee, appreciated Murdoch for his active efforts and strenuous work
in advancing cooperation with China's news media.
He expressed the hope that Murdoch and his company, News Corp., would
continue to contribute still more in increasing the mutual understanding between
China and the world.
Murdoch, chairman and chief executive of the News Corp., said that his
company would further strengthen cooperative ties with the Chinese media, and
explore new areas with an even more positive attitude.
Murdoch and his party were invited by the Information Office under the State
Council, or the Chinese cabinet, to visit the country from Tuesday to