China offers plethora of opportunities

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Emerging markets, including Asia's, may have given some investors palpitations over the past month, but China experts say the region's largest market still offers long-term opportunities.

However, looking beyond the short-term volatility in the markets, Khiem Do, manager of the Baring China Absolute Return Fund, says of China's economy: "Growth is very strong at the moment." Following the announcement of the 10% real GDP growth figure for the first quarter of 2006, the People's Bank of China