President Xi Jinping’s rhetoric on common prosperity, which calls for the people to share in the opportunity to be wealthy, has surged this year. Photo: Reuters
President Xi Jinping’s rhetoric on common prosperity, which calls for the people to share in the opportunity to be wealthy, has surged this year. Photo: Reuters

China’s common prosperity push may force Japanese businesses to ‘reconsider investment strategy’

  • Common prosperity is central to promoting well-being as China strives to achieve its second centenary goal of fully building a modern socialist country
  • But Japanese businesspeople working in China say they have been disappointed with Beijing’s current policy direction, which might stifle spending and investment

Topic |   China-Japan relations
President Xi Jinping’s rhetoric on common prosperity, which calls for the people to share in the opportunity to be wealthy, has surged this year. Photo: Reuters
President Xi Jinping’s rhetoric on common prosperity, which calls for the people to share in the opportunity to be wealthy, has surged this year. Photo: Reuters
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