The winners list for the 13th Elite Book Awards of imported/exported titles was released. Ten of these books were published by Phoenix.
The salon was held by Yilin Press in Jiyouyan book store on 4th July dealing with Ted Chiang's work "Making Fiction Poetic". Wu Yan, fiction writer and doctoral tutor at Beijing Normal University, and translator Zhang Boran were invited to the salon to share their reading experience and personal understanding of Ted Chiang and his works.
A delegation from Spain's Safeliz Publishing House visited Yilin Press, a subsidiary of China's Phoenix Publishing and Media, and met with Gu Aibin, president of Yilin, on April 28.
Kofi Annan, writer, and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, attended a ceremony marking the launch of the Chinese versions of Interventions: A Life in War and Peace and We the Peoples: A UN for the Twenty-First Century on April 22.