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Branstad confirmed as new US envoy to China

The US Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as ambassador to China on Monday, giving the man who is a friend of presidents of both countries a position to “positively influence the US-China relationship”.

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World Bank head says initiative good for world economy

The China-led Belt and Road Initiative serves as a constructive platform to help achieve common prosperity for regional economies and contributes to global development, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said on Sunday.

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Two teams face plants, worms, year of inner space

China started a yearlong experiment on Wednesday using an airtight advanced life-support system to house eight volunteers as a way to help with the nation’s goal of long-term manned deep-space exploration, the project’s operator said.

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Chinese companies flock to energy conference

With crude oil hovering around $50 per barrel, the 2017 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is less crowded and the displays smaller and less elaborate.

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City rapidly grows into main regional biotech base

Chengdu, one of the most dynamic cities in the country, is rapidly becoming one of western China’s most important bio-industry centers, as it continues to work with international entities in the field.

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Museum adds thousands of artifacts

The Palace Museum in Beijing, also known as the Forbidden City, said on Wednesday it has added about 55,000 cultural artifacts to its inventory, some found in storage and others uncovered while renovating a kitchen.

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