Osborne: UK China trade deals part of economic plan

Following the announcement of £14 billion worth of bi-lateral trade deals between the UK and China Chancellor George Osborne tweeted:

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Connecting British firms to Chinese markets is a key part of our economic plan - bringing jobs and investment to Britain #UKChina

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£14bn of #UKChina trade & investment deals announced by PM today – boost to long term growth of both countries https://t.co/H4MIpdqFiG

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Osborne hails 'momentous progress' in UK-China links

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