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China box office audit is ‘leverage’

Hollywood’s move to audit China’s box office may not turn up surprising new results about ticket sales, but it could give US lobbyists stronger leverage during renegotiations on how the US film industry does business with China, experts said.

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Alibaba woos US small businesses

China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group chose Detroit, Michigan, to stage its inaugural two-day Gateway ’17 Summit, which kicked off on Tuesday and is designed to educate American small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on the Chinese market and consumer demands to ultimately help them sell to China.

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GMO crop approval may open door to biotech seed imports in China

China’s decision to approve the use of two new varieties of genetically modified crops may signal a willingness to allow US agricultural companies to market biotech seeds on the mainland. Last week’s move to accept genetically engineered corn and soybean varieties developed by Dow Chemical Co and Monsanto Co comes after China agreed in May […]

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Xi: California welcome to boost China-US ties

President Xi Jinping spoke with California Governor Jerry Brown on Tuesday and encouraged the state, the most populous in the United States, to contribute more to China-US cooperation in key areas.

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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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California, China allies on climate: Gov Brown

California and China need to work more closely and encourage each other to take more aggressive steps to de-carbonize, said California Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday ahead of his upcoming trip to China.

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