Investment-hungry Ukraine will host visit by powerful Chinese president

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June 17, 2011, 12:55 a.m. | Ukraine — by Yuriy Onyshkiv

Chinese President Hu Jintao (R) toasts Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych after a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Sept. 2, 2010. Yanukovych traveled to China to intensify the political dialogue, increase trade and promote contacts between businesses of the two countries. Jintao is returning the favor in Ukraine from June 18-20.

Yuriy Onyshkiv

Hu Jintao trip comes year after Viktor Yanukovych visit to Beijing.
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