A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP
A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP

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A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP
A child poses for photos with a Chinese national flag near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Goldman partner Roy Smith sees problems for China such as the burden of an ageing population, with mounting pension and health-care costs. Photo: AP
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