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Xi warms up China’s economy, but virus narrows options

President Xi Jinping has offered state backing for tech, infrastructure and jobs to revive China's economy, but analysts warn growth will continue to wilt until Beijing drops its rigid virus controls.    

Two and a half years since the coronavirus first emerged in Wuhan, China is the last major economy still closed off to the world, despite its relatively low death toll.    

Kremlin: Russia is ready to Negotiate with Ukraine

Russia is ready to send a delegation for talks with Ukraine in Minsk. This was announced by the spokesman of Russian President Vladimir Putin - Dmitry Peskov, on Friday, BTA reports.

Earlier, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky also said he was ready for talks. He called on his Russian counterpart to sit down at the negotiating table to stop the loss of human lives.

Vučić with the President of China: "Steel Friendship" VIDEO / PHOTO

Vui, who is on a two-day visit to China, posted photos of the meeting on his Instagram account.
"This is the seventh official meeting with the President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping. It is important for us to continue to build good relations and for our cooperation to grow in all areas," he wrote.