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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. Adidas Adilette Slippers Men Yellow/Royal Blue,Men Clarks Faulkner Rise Ankle Boots - Rubber - Black Leather - 2762218hgNike Free Trainer 1.0 Training Shoes Men Dark Grey/Black,.
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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. Nike Dri-FIT Sprint Half-Zip 642139-010 Black/Black/Black,Men Hummel Deuce Court Canvas Lo Trainers - Rubber - Black - 2641885vgNike Dri-FIT Wool Half-Zip 548657-687 Gym Red/Action Red,.
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