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Xi, Merkel meetings productive

China and Germany signed a number of documents on Wednesday to boost cooperation in such areas as investment, trade, aerospace and panda protection during President Xi Jinping’s second state visit to the European country.

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Xi trip to give clear boost to the economy

President Xi Jinping’s upcoming trip to Russia and Germany, starting on Monday, is expected to inject positive energy into the global economy amid China’s efforts to boost free trade and open economies, analysts said.

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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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Sino-US deal eases access to markets

China and the US have reached a new deal that will ease market access in agriculture, financial services and energy, marking both sides’ willingness to advance the trade relationship and alleviating fears of a trade war between the world’s two largest economies.

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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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Belt and Road can play cultural role: UN official

The Belt and Road Initiative’s impact on economies across the old Silk and Maritime roads also will be one of social and cultural exchange, leading to peace and stability, said the high representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).

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