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  1. Xi Jinping

    China Shares Rally, But President Takes Hit

    Things may be looking up for its shares, but folks are increasingly looking down at China’s leader. Following weeks of share sell-offs, markets continued on from yesterday’s rebound with the Shanghai Composite up 4.5 percent — thanks largely to government spending measures aimed at buoying stocks. But President Xi Jinping is suffering an increasing, and notably rare, backlash from some who fear that his forceful management style is putting China’s future financial health at risk.

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