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Chinese investments are particularly active along the Pacific coast of Hokkaido, especially in the cities of Tomakomai and Kushiro, both equipped with port facilities.
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China’s penetration is more clearly visible in the town of Shiranuka, which lies next door to Kushiro. High schools there have designated Chinese as a selective foreign language subject for second- and third-year students. Timberland Hayes Valley Loafer CP3936,Nike Air Huarache Mens Persian Violet/Black/Pure Platinum Running Shoes V68040adidas Originals Racer Lite Trainer CP3983,.
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Resort facilities in Tomamu and Sahoro are well-known as instances of investments in Hokkaido by Chinese. The Tomamu resort was suddenly bought up by a Shanghai company 15 years ago and what used to look like a ghost town has developed a completely different face. But unlike other resorts,Converse Fulton Mix Quilted Leather QS Trainer CP4307,Nike Air Huarache Mens Black/White Running Shoes V31407adidas Originals Adi Sun Flip Flop CP3814,.
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What China is doing in Hokkaido is far from constructing strategic bases in foreign lands as part of its “One Belt, One Road” initiative to connect it to Europe. But China’s intention of slowly penetrating Hokkaido over a long period of time is clear. Beijing’s ideal outcome is to create a situation in which people in Hokkaido cannot move forward without relying on China, the diplomatic source said. Womens Shoes Aerosoles Brain Power Red Combo,Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit 2015 Mens Black/Copa/Blue Lagoon/Hyper Orange Running Shoes V16125Womens Boots ALDO Billi Black Leather,.
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