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China allows foreign finance beyond the Great Wall

China allows foreign finance beyond the Great Wall

Ahead of his speech, China announced it will further open the country's financial markets to foreign firms, a key demand from the USA and other global investors who have long complained about strict limits on access to the world's number-two economy.

Meanwhile, China on Friday said it will further open the country's financial markets to foreign firms, a key demand from the US and Europe, which have long complained about the strict limits on access to the giant economy.

Melania had stayed in China after husband Donald left for Vietnam, where he was taking part in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit.

"It's a step in the right direction". After her walk on the wall, and having already checked out the Beijing Zoo to see the pandas, the United States first lady was due to head back to America, stopping first in Alaska to greet United States troops.

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During the meetings, Trump again accused China of unfair trade, which results in a deficit for America.

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China has been sluggish to give foreign players more access to its financial sector, but has promised to quicken the pace as foreign investment into the world's second-biggest economy slows. "Right now, unfortunately, it is a very one-sided and unfair one", said the U.S. president. The limit has made it hard for foreign banks to play any major role in the Chinese market.

Full foreign ownership of local firms involved in the futures, securities and funds markets will not be permitted until after three years, while full overseas ownership of insurance firms will be allowed only after five years, Zhu said. Overseas companies are now not allowed to have a controlling stake in firms in China.


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