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Clusters help boost balanced growth

The National Development and Reform Commission said on Tuesday that by the year’s end, it will finish compiling a plan on the development of five interregional city clusters, which analysts said will boost regional economies and contribute to China’s balanced development.

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As like-minded join hands, horizons broaden

Chengdu is joining an increasing number of cities around the world to boost development, following the city’s largest forum dedicated to sister cities in recent years.

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Greenwich, Connecticut, Hangzhou now ‘sisters’

When China was considering cities to host leaders of the world’s 20 major economies at last year’s G20 Summit, it chose Hangzhou in Zhejiang province. And when Hangzhou was looking for an American city to study in setting up a global financial center for the country’s fledgling hedge fund industry, officials selected Greenwich, Connecticut.

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China-built carrier launched

China officially launched its second – and the first domestically developed – aircraft carrier on Wednesday morning in Dalian, Liaoning province.

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Ecological city projects aim to improve lifestyles, lower emissions

Chengdu, an attractive city in Southwest China, is on its way to becoming a low-carbon region.

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Top expats get chance to help lead

China will continue to strengthen preferential policies to attract top foreign talent, encourage more of them to play a leading role at universities, and further simplify work permit procedures, a senior official said.

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