• Kyodo


Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said his country’s development owes a lot to Japan’s cooperation, a remark taken as reflecting Beijing’s willingness to improve strained relations with Tokyo.

“Frankly speaking, China’s economic development today owes a lot to cooperation with Japan, Japan’s economic circle and companies,” Wang was quoted as saying in a meeting in Beijing on Tuesday with Yohei Kono, according to an aide of the former Lower House speaker.

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