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In another attempt by Beijing to show goodwill to Taiwan ahead of elections there on Jan. 11, China’s largely rubber-stamp parliament on Saturday revised a law to simplify investment procedures for Taiwanese companies.

China is Taiwan’s favorite investment destination. Taiwanese companies have invested more than $100 billion there since China began landmark economic reforms in the late 1970s, drawn by a common culture and low costs.

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