Chinese President Xi Jinping attended a dinner with the U.S. business community earlier this week. The crowd gathered at the scene, including U.S. President Joe Biden, Apple CEO Cook, Tesla Musk, and others. But there was an episode that made Binance founder Changpeng Zhao dumbfounded.
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middleChinese President Xi Jinping attended the U.S. business dinner after the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Conference (APEC) on Wednesday night. In addition to U.S. President Joe Biden, the key guests present included Apple CEO Cook, Tesla’s Musk, and the world’s largest Hedge fund, Bridgewater founder Dalio, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink…, a person in the technology industry who attended the event told the Financial Times, “Almost all the top 20 U.S. companies in China were present. ” It can be said that all the stars gathered together.
Fox mistakenly planted CZ photo
It is understood that attending this banquet is said to be worth up to US$40,000, which shows its nobility and luxury. On this important occasion of dialogue with the U.S. business community, Xi Jinping also offered a lot of beef, including increasing direct passenger flights between China and the U.S., holding a high-level Sino-U.S. tourism dialogue, optimizing the visa application process, etc. Foreign media pointed out that the purpose of Xi Jinping’s speech at the dinner was to please American companies in their efforts to attract foreign investment at a time when China’s foreign investment is declining.
But in this grand event, there was an episode that attracted the attention of the currency circle. The Fox TV report in the United States was originally intended to show Castle Securities CEO Zhao Peng, but it mistakenly used a photo of Binance Exchange founder Changpeng Zhao (CZ), triggering heated discussions in the community.
CZ responded personally
Changpeng Zhao (CZ) also responded to this mistake in a humorous way:
The intern probably just googled it and thought all Asians (especially with similar names) look the same…-