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PMI growth slows; signs promising

China’s manufacturing growth slowed in April as the government tightened supervision of financial risks, but still maintains momentum, according to analysts.

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China, Russia share path to prosperity

At the Europlastic factory in Vladivostok, the largest city in the Russian Far East, local workers use Italian-built machinery to make plastic bottle caps out of raw materials imported from China.

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Economy stabilizing, figures show

Service industries, Internet businesses help fuel quarterly GDP increase of 6.7% year-on-year. Xin Zhiming, Wang Yanfei and Ma Si report. The Chinese economy is stabilizing, thanks primarily to growth in the service industries and Internet-based businesses, although the manufacturing sector remains weak, figures show.

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Bumper year for West Coast New Area

The Qingdao West Coast New Area is reaping the rewards of the local government’s forward-thinking strategy and policies, having attracted 236 projects with combined investment of 280 billion yuan ($42.6 billion) last year, according to a local government report.

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Xi pledges support for vocational training

President Xi Jinping promised during a visit to Guizhou province to promote vocational education to support manufacturing and alleviate poverty.

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Ministry unveils blueprint to boost manufacturing

China announced an ambitious plan on Tuesday to encourage innovation and boost the competitiveness of its manufacturing sector. The plan, “Made in China 2025”, will have a far-reaching influence on the nation’s manufacturing strategy over the next decade by shaping the technology development path and future strengths of Chinese companies.

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