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China property tycoon Wang Jianlin eyes sporting trophy

With Chinese growth slowing and its once buoyant property sector now troubled, observers see Mr Wang's business acumen behind the shift into sports and entertainment.


CHINA'S richest man, Wang Jianlin, has built a US$100 billion business empire founded on shopping malls, but now he has set his eyes on a new trophy - building a global sports conglomerate to match his country's economic and political might.

News on Friday that Mr Wang's...

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