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If we successfully position ourselves as the natural stepping stone between China and South America, for both tourism and trade, then we should brace ourselves for that level of growth, says Shanghai-based Professor Huang Renwai.

Huang was in Auckland this week to deliver a keynote speech to a conference co-hosted by the NZ China Council and Latin America NZ Business Council.

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Called "Building the Southern Link", it aims to leverage the epic Chinese Belt and Road Initiative to position New

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