China bites into Europe’s soft underbelly

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Series Details 2.11.10 (via PressEurop)
Publication Date 02/11/2010
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Beijing is fast building a bridgehead in Europe by buying up government debt and key strategic assets on the cheap in countries like Greece, Ireland and Spain that have been enfeebled by the crisis. But its long-term ambitions are not just to make money — it wants more of a say in Brussels too.

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