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China willing to work with world on globalization

China opposes the many forms of trade protectionism and supports free trade, Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli said on Sunday, amid rising anti-globalization sentiment around the world.

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Wang bears message: End protectionism

Beijing sent a strong signal to the European Union to scrap protectionism with Foreign Minister Wang Yi calling on Germany to prompt the EU to redress a lapse in World Trade Organization protocol.

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Xi first top Chinese leader at Davos

Fighting trade protectionism, anti-globalization and boosting confidence in the Chinese economy will be high on President Xi Jinping’s agenda as he becomes the first top Chinese leader to attend the World Economic Forum next week.

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Xi to deliver key speech at G20 summit

President Xi Jinping will deliver the keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the summit, which will be held on Sept 4 and 5 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang confirmed on Monday.

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US sets new duties on solar imports

The United States Commerce Department announced on Tuesday a preliminary decision to impose duties on solar cells and panels imported from China, a move that has been pushed by US solar companies that have accused China of subsidizing its counterparts. The decision issued a preliminary duty of 2.9 percent on Wuxi-based Suntech Power Holdings, the […]

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China-US FTA talks suggested

Feasibility study can be launched, but long road remains, experts say China should propose the initiation of talks on a free trade agreement with the United States to reduce trade frictions and create benefits for both, a former senior commerce official has said. “Why shouldn’t we consider establishing an FTA between the world’s two largest […]

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