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Xi urges dialogue on Korea issue

The Korean Peninsula issue should be settled through peaceful means, President Xi Jinping told US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, adding that Beijing is willing to continue a dialogue with Washington on the issue.

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Xi to Liaoning: Rely on reforms

President Xi Jinping urged Northeast China on Tuesday to depend on the real economy and push forward supply-side structural reform to revitalize the region’s economic growth, which has slowed in recent years with overcapacity cuts in heavy industries.

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Xi insists on ‘strictest’ controls in food safety

President urges harsher penalties for those who endanger public’s well-being

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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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USDA to review Sygenta deal for conflicts: report

The US Agriculture Department reportedly will join the panel that is reviewing Chinese National Chemical Corp’s $43 billion proposed takeover of Swiss seed and pesticide maker Syngenta AG, which would be the biggest acquisition by a Chinese firm.

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CNOOC, Shell to double Nanhai ethylene capacity

China’s largest offshore oil producer CNOOC reached an agreement with its partner Royal Dutch Shell Plc to expand the existing ethylene cracker in their joint venture, amid a rapid growth in the ethylene demand in the world’s second-largest economy.

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