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Brown, China sign climate pact

California, whose economy is the largest among US states, on Tuesday signed an agreement with China to work together on reducing emissions, as hundreds of US businesses, cities and several states launched a “We Are Still In” campaign to support the Paris Agreement.

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Ivory carvers want craft preserved

The trade in illegally sourced material will be banned by the end of the year, resulting in job losses and the death of ancient expertise, as Yang Wanli reports.

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Cheniere looks to increase gas sales to China

Cheniere Energy is looking to channel some more energy into China.

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IMF foresees stronger China, global growth in coming years

The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday raised its growth forecast for the Chinese economy and global economy in the coming two years.

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Abe’s plan to go to Pearl Harbor ‘hypocritical’

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s announcement to visit Pearl Harbor is a “hypocritical gesture” to cater to the United States rather than a sincere reflection on the country’s World War II-era war crimes, analysts said.

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Little effect expected in OPEC cuts

OPEC’s first agreement to cut oil production in eight years is set to push up oil prices, but analysts said it will have only a limited overall effect on the Chinese economy given the low proportion of oil in its energy mix.

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