Date
18 October 2017

China to offer loans to Portuguese-speaking countries, HKEJ says

China will provide 1.8 billion yuan worth of preferential loans to Portuguese-speaking countries in Asia and Africa, the Hong Kong Economic Journal reported Wednesday, citing Vice Premier Wang Yang {汪洋}. The loans are part of measures to enhance cross-border cooperation on human resources development and medical staff exchanges. China will increase bilateral trade with these countries to US$160 billion by 2016, Wang was quoted as saying.

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