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The Chinese Authorities describes language on the disputed South China Sea in the Australian Government’s international policy White Paper as “irresponsible”, while its state media has labelled Australia a “distant propaganda outpost” agitating against China. Massive lenders including the Bank of China, Industrial and Business Bank of China, Agricultural Bank of China and China Construction Financial institution have opened their branch operations in Hong Kong.
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