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China unveiled a new, shortened negative list for market access on Friday, opening more industries to Chinese and foreign investment, according to the country's top economic regulator. Experts said the move is a continuation of the country's ongoing efforts to expand market access and introduce greater opening-up. The National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Commerce jointly released the updated negative list for 2022, which indicates areas where investment is prohibited or restricted; all other areas are presumed to be open. It now comprises 117 items, down from 123 in the 2020 version, according to the NDRC. "Continuously

China"s southern metropolis of Shenzhen will enjoy a number of policies conducive to advancing reforms, a new guideline from the National Development and Reform Commission, the country's top economic regulator, said on Wednesday. Measures including relaxed market access for cross-border data business and establishing an electronics trading platform are in the offing for Shenzhen, the guideline indicated. The NDRC said Shenzhen will set up a pilot demonstration area for socialism with Chinese characteristics and advance pilot comprehensive reforms, thus easing market access and shaping a market-oriented international business environment governed by a sound legal framework. The city is expected to

At a time when global vaccine supplies were tightest, China overcame its own difficulties to take the lead in providing vaccines to Africa. As a good friend of African countries, China stands ready to provide more vaccines to the continent, as well as increase access through indigenous production, a testament to the two peoples" brotherhood.