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Central SOEs reform will be done in 2017

With some exceptions, China will include all central State-owned enterprises that have not been reformed in a modern corporate system by making them legal persons by the end of this year. The exception will be those in the financial and cultural sectors. The move is expected to help clear away institutional barriers for further SOE reform.

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Li urges action on urban housing

By the end of 2017, China will secure full delivery of 18 million new homes for rundown urban areas as part of a three-year program.

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Branstad OK’d by Senate panelas US ambassador to China

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is a step closer to becoming US ambassador to China, as a Senate panel approved his nomination on Tuesday, a week after his confirmation hearing in Washington.

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Trade with US to rise as strain eases

China is willing to push forward the development of more balanced economic and trade ties with the United States, the Foreign Ministry said on Thursday in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to not label China as a currency manipulator.

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More Americans see China favorably

More people in the United States have favorable views of China, according to the latest surveys by Pew Research Center and Gallup.

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Hong Kong elects first female chief

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who will become the first woman to serve as chief executive of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, vowed after her election victory on Sunday to lead Hong Kong forward in solidarity.

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