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Chinese President looking forward to working with Trump

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In a message to Donald Trump following his election victory, Chinese President Xi Jinping said China and America shared responsibility to promote global development and prosperity.

Congratulating the new president-elect, Mr Xi said: "I place great importance on the China-US relationship and look forward to working with you to uphold the principles of non-conflict, non-confrontation, mutual respect and win-win cooperation."

On the campaign trail, Mr Trump vowed to take on China and tax Chinese imports to stop currency devaluation.

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