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China Stockpiles Options for Taiwan Charm Offensive

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang speaks during a meeting with Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, July 4, 2019.

China, despite its pressure against Taiwan’s military and foreign relations, is stocking up ways to charm the self-ruled island that it hopes someday to bring under its flag, experts believe.

The Communist government will fulfill a list of incentives announced last year to interest Taiwanese people in investment, work and study in China and may come up with more, scholars in Taipei say. Because incomes are too low to afford housing in some cities, some of Taiwan’s youth may go for China’s slightly higher pay and exposure to its more internationalized economy, they add.

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