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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. Nike Wmns Nike Free Rn Grey,Nike Free Run+ 3 Men's Running Shoe Grey White Green Z8845Puma Carson Camo Mesh Beige,.
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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,Vans Old Skool Lite Grey,Nike Free Run+ 3 Men's Running Shoe Fluorescence Yellow Black Z8832Vans Authentic w Multicolor,.
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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. Fila Men Sports Shoes Black 810375,Nike Air Max 1 Mens Trainers QS White Varsity Royal Neutral Grey Z9417Nike Air Max 90 Gs Kids Shoes Black Black Cool Grey 274517,.
This is an abridged translation of an article from the May issue of Sentaku, a monthly magazine covering political, social and economic scenes. Nike Performance Kids Astro Turf Trainers Black 392483,Nike Air Max 2014 Mens Running Shoes Anthracite Fluorescence Green Z9450Girls Mary Janes Fashion Color 347000,Did John Bolton try to sink the Trump-Kim summit?