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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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Shanghai still top spot for those moving from abroad

Shanghai has ranked as the “most attractive” city for foreign residents for the fifth consecutive year due to its international atmosphere and multicultural environment, according to an annual survey.

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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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