China rejects US pressure

BEIJING - Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday rejected pressure from the US and other nations for a faster appreciation of China's currency.

BEIJING - Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday rejected pressure from the US and other nations for a faster appreciation of China's currency.

Wen told reporters at the end of the 10-day annual parliament that he opposed "finger-pointing" by nations which claim the low value of the yuan had made its exports cheaper and fuelled its large trade surplus. - Sapa-DPA

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