Posted on 18 August 2011.
By Assunta Ng
From left: Robert Wang, Gary Locke, wife Mona and kids
When I switched on the television news this Saturday morning, it was great to see two former Seattleites so visible in China. Robert Wang, a 1972 University of Washington alum, was among the U.S. embassy delegation welcoming Ambassador Locke and his family at the Beijing airport.
Wang, who is number two at the embassy, was in charge of the embassy before Locke’s arrival. ♦
Posted in Publisher Ng's blog, Vol 30 No 34 | 8/20-8/26
Posted on 16 June 2011.
By Tessa Sari
Northwest Asian Weekly
Robert S. Wang is a career Foreign Service officer with more than two decades of experience in the U.S. Department of State. He is the deputy chief of mission at the Embassy of the United States in Beijing. He is currently serving as charge d’affaires, essentially acting as the U.S. Ambassador to China since Jon Huntsman, the former ambassador, left his post at the end of April for a presidential run. Read the full story
Posted in National News, Vol 30 No 25 | 6/18-6/24