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A CHINESE CONCESSION.

EXCESSIVE B ARG AIN -MON EY. A French 1 bank has obtained a concession in China to construct a' railway from Yamchow to Hunking, 1000 miles, at a cost of £4,000,000. The preliminary agreement stipulates for the unconditional .payment of £800.000, virtually bargain money. British enterprise stands no chance unless it is similarly financed. PEKIN, February 15. By promising £800,000 bargain-mon-ey, the Franco-Chinese Industrial Bank obtained a concession to construct a railway from Yamchow, via Nanking," Singfu, Yunnanfu, and Hunking.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8796, 17 February 1914

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A CHINESE CONCESSION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8796, 17 February 1914

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