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China turns corner on economy as party chooses new leaders

Liang Wengen (2nd L), Chairman of Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd speaks to media as he attends an interview with Liu Zhenya (2nd R), CEO of China State Grid and Zhou Ji (R) President and Party chief of Chinese Academy of Engineering, at the press center of 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily

Liang Wengen (2nd L), Chairman of Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd speaks to media as he attends an interview with Liu Zhenya (2nd R), CEO of China State Grid and Zhou Ji (R) President and Party chief of Chinese Academy of Engineering, at the press center...more

Liang Wengen (2nd L), Chairman of Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd speaks to media as he attends an interview with Liu Zhenya (2nd R), CEO of China State Grid and Zhou Ji (R) President and Party chief of Chinese Academy of Engineering, at the press center of 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily
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Chen Deming, China's Minister of Commerce, takes questions during an interview at the press center of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily

Chen Deming, China's Minister of Commerce, takes questions during an interview at the press center of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily

Chen Deming, China's Minister of Commerce, takes questions during an interview at the press center of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily
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Delegates from the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) walk up the stairs towards a large painting inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray

Delegates from the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) walk up the stairs towards a large painting inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray

Delegates from the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) walk up the stairs towards a large painting inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray
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Members of the Xinjiang provincial delegation and representatives from the National People's Congress (NPC) attend a meeting in the Xinjiang Room inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. The banner reads: "18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Representative Committee" REUTERS/David Gray

Members of the Xinjiang provincial delegation and representatives from the National People's Congress (NPC) attend a meeting in the Xinjiang Room inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. The banner reads: "18th National...more

Members of the Xinjiang provincial delegation and representatives from the National People's Congress (NPC) attend a meeting in the Xinjiang Room inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 9, 2012. The banner reads: "18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Representative Committee" REUTERS/David Gray
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