China Business & Economy

China Uses Gold to Pursue Global Power

Chinese sales staff walk along an aisle paved with gold bars at a gold exchange house in Kunming, China, Dec. 11, 2012. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)
Chinese sales staff walk along an aisle paved with gold bars at a gold exchange house in Kunming, China, Dec. 11, 2012. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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