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Germany and China look to spur growth
Leaders meet at the Hannover Industrial Fair as both industrial giants look to forge closer ties than ever.
Last Modified: 23 Apr 2012 02:38

The global financial crisis is not over - and the recovery so far is difficult and tortuous.

This is the gloomy assessment of China's Premier Wen Jiabao, speaking during a visit to Germany.

He has been meeting Chancellor Angela Merkel - as the world's two biggest exporters look at ways to spur growth.

Al Jazeera’s Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.

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