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China takes hosting the G-20 very seriously with meticulous preparations to showcase the country’s increasingly important global role

uthorities in the host city of Hangzhou have spent, according to one rumor, an estimated $24 billion on preparations for the G-20, and are imposing tight controls on everything from critics of the efforts to the appearance of gas stations.
1 year ago
Sky Canaves
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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