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July 4, 1994 | From Reuters
China has ordered foreign-financed joint ventures to set up official trade unions by the end of the year, blaming a lack of organizations for a spate of deadly workplace accidents. Zhang Dinghua, vice chairman of the state-controlled All-China Federation of Trade Unions, said 12% of foreign-financed joint ventures had unions, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
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BUSINESS
October 6, 1994 | HOPE HAMASHIGE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
One billion residents. It is a phrase that resonates in the minds of American business owners hoping to find a way to cash in on the liberalization of the Chinese economy. But as more businesses explore profit opportunities in Asia's most populous nation, they find that making their millions will not be as simple as selling just one widget to each of China's 1 billion consumers.
BUSINESS
September 29, 1994 | From Bloomberg Business News
Foreign direct investment in China continues to climb, reaching $20.52 billion in the first eight months of the year, up 55% on the same period a year ago, the official China Daily reports. The paper said the rise had come despite a dip in the number of new projects. Tighter government curbs on real estate speculation have deterred property investment, particularly from Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macanese companies.
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