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Ma coaches African entrepreneurs

Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, encouraged young African entrepreneurs and small businesses to take part in global trade on Thursday during his first visit to the continent.

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Worldwide technology park group encourages partnership

Chengdu is building an alliance of world-class scientific and industrial development zones. At a summit attended by representatives from development zones on May 10, Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone and Sophia Antipolis, a leading European technology park, proposed building a confederation of first-class high-tech parks. The proposal won applause, and about 80 representatives from around […]

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Alipay connects Chinese tourists

From ride-hailing to luxury brands, hotels and restaurants, Alipay is working to cover every aspect of Chinese tourists’ travel in the US.

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Anniversary advances Hong Kong ‘confidence’

The central government will as always support Hong Kong in growing its economy and improving the people’s livelihoods, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday during his trip to mark the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China.

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US quits pact; reaction mounts

The United States’ withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, announced by President Donald Trump on Thursday, has intensified campaigns within the US and beyond to uphold the historical pact, while dealing a blow to international efforts to manage climate change.

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Belt and Road can play cultural role: UN official

The Belt and Road Initiative’s impact on economies across the old Silk and Maritime roads also will be one of social and cultural exchange, leading to peace and stability, said the high representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).

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