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Stories about Chinese involvement in the eurozone rescue are hardly new, after all China’s sovereign wealth fund, the China Investment Corporation has got over $400 billion in assets to invest, and the eurozone is in desperate need of fresh capital. …

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While the EU wastes time and effort with internal squabbles, is anyone paying attention to its external trade agenda?Well, to be fair, the Commission has done some decent things in this area lately – the South Korea Free Trade Agreement for one. But a …

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Last week the news was full of talk of a new economic alliance between Spain and China, following Jose Zapatero’s visit to Beijing. Zapatero spoke of promises by the Chinese government to continue buying billions of euros worth of Spanish government …

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