Japan and China acknowledged Tuesday that they have made “major progress” in ongoing negotiations over the Asian giant’s accession to the World Trade Organization.

The latest development came as Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto and Chinese Premier Li Peng met in Tokyo to exchange views on a range of bilateral issues.

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