A Chinese trade delegation signed agreements with US grain companies on Wednesday to buy 8.62 million metric tons of soybeans from the United States and will ink more deals on Thursday for a record-setting purchase topping 12 million metric tons.
REES Star Continuing Care Group, an architectural, planning, and interior design firm based in Atlanta that specializes in healthcare and senior living centers, signed an agreement Wednesday with Chinese healthcare company Ciming Checkup to build high-end senior living communities in major cities in China.
Hanging by the door in the old Victorian house that Vice-President Xi Jinping visited in Muscatine, Iowa, on Wednesday is a colorful Chinese folk painting. Xi's host, Sarah Lande, has been a longtime admirer of China.
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