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Xi: Innovation is ‘common focus’

The establishment of a China-Israel comprehensive innovation partnership will bring more real benefits to the people of both countries, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday while calling for enhanced cooperation in scientific innovation.

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Stealth fighter soon powered by local engines

A domestically developed engine will soon power the nation’s latest stealth fighter jet, according to a senior scientist working for Aero Engine Corp of China.

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Imports of pricier commodities drive first monthly trade deficit in three years

China had its first monthly trade deficit in three years in February, as strong demand for Chinese goods both internally and around the world led to higher imports of raw materials. Overall foreign trade was stable in year-on-year terms, while declining from the previous month.

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‘Realistic’ growth target set at about 6.5 percent

Premier Li Keqiang said on Sunday that China is setting a “realistic” economic growth target of “around 6.5 percent” of GDP, while the nation will “try to achieve better results”.

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Boston: a study in attracting Chinese visitors

Boston, like many US cities, is trying to increase Chinese tourism. It has the added benefit of being a major college hub, which it is using to entice Chinese students, and the city hopes, visits by their friends and families.

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Xinjiang to invest huge amount for highway network

The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will inject record funding into building new roads this year so it can better serve as China’s trade hub linking countries along the Silk Road Economic Belt.

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