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Analysts: Nanjing talks will be an important step to promote ties

02-11-2014 14:34 BJT

Relations between Chinese mainland and Taiwan are expected to enter a new era when representatives from both sides begin a meeting in Nanjing. 

As the first official who takes charge of Taiwan’s mainland affairs, Wang Yu-chi has said he will exchange views with the mainland on setting up a mechanism for direct communication between the two sides and the cross-strait situation. Analysts say the meeting will open an official channel between the two departments, that takes charge of Cross-Strait issues and promotes direct communication and interaction.

Wang Yu-chi (L), Taiwan's mainland affairs chief, shakes hands with Chen Yuanfeng, deputy
director of the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office, at Lukou Airport in Nanjing, capital
of east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb. 11, 2014. Wang Yu-chi arrived in Nanjing on Tuesday.
(Xinhua/Shen Bohan)

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