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A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

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Latest update : 2014-03-28

Xi Jinping Superstar: Paris Welcomes China's President with Military Honours (part 2)

Barack Obama is not the only world leader in Europe this week. The red carpet has been rolled out in Paris for China's new president. Xi Jinping has already been billed by some as his nation's greatest reformer since Deng Xiaoping introduced the first post-Mao free market reforms. Where is China headed under Xi Jinping? And what are the consequences of France drawing ever closer to Beijing?

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges, Haxie Meyers-Belkin and Diaraye Bah

By François PICARD

Our guests

Solange Guo CHATELARD

China and Africa Researcher, CERI Sciences Po

Jean-François DI MEGLIO

Economist and President of the Asia Center

Catherine FIELD

Freelance journalist

Alcuin COURSIER

Founder and CEO of Intelligence Business Horizon

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