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China-South Asia Expo to attract 5,000 enterprises About 5,000 enterprises from 89 countries and regions are to participate in the Fourth China-South Asia Expo in Kunming, capital of southwest China’s Yunnan Province, the organizer said on Saturday. The expo, to kick off on Sunday, will have more than 3,400 officials, entrepreneurs, scholars and representatives of […]

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China wants its Lankan projects to be international joint ventures COLOMBO: China wants its projects in Sri Lanka to be Joint Ventures either with local Lankan companies and state organizations or with foreign companies, including Indian companies, says the Chinese Ambassador in Lanka, Yi Xianliang.

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China gets huge projects in Polonnaruwa District View(s): Several multimillion dollar development projects in the Polonnaruwa district are set to be doled out on single-bid basis to Chinese companies in a departure from the new Government’s proclaimed policy of calling for open, competitive tenders.

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China-Pakistan railroad will help curb extremism: Ex-Pakistan PM The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a railroad which will traverse western China through Pakistan, will help job creation as well as help to curb terrorism as people grow more prosperous, Pakistan’s former prime minister told CNBC on Wednesday.

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Pakistan army chief assures China of full security to USD 46 bn CPEC Pakistan’s powerful Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif met top Chinese leadership here and assured them to provide full security to the ambitious USD 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) that passes through restive Balochistan province.

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China to boost cooperation with South Asia: MOC BEIJING – China’s cooperation with South Asian countries will be very broad thanks to growing shared interests and market demand, said an official on Thursday. A round of key projects has been launched following the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative to promote economic growth of the countries […]

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Bangladesh approves China-financed rail project – Times of India IANS | May 4, 2016, 08.22 AM IST China is financing the Padma Bridge rail link project in Bangladesh (Representative photo) DHAKA: Bangladesh’s highest economic policy-making body on Tuesday approved a multi billion-dollar China-financed project to develop a direct railway connectivity between the capital Dhaka and […]

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Maldives airport to be expanded with controversial $800m China contract The Maldives government has kicked off a controversial $800-million expansion of the country’s main airport by a Chinese company, a move likely to irritate giant neighbour India. President Abdulla Yameen inaugurated construction work in a ceremony on Wednesday night in the capital Male of the […]