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WorldLink: How a sleepy German village became a hub for Chinese businesses

China's economy is the second-largest in the world. Business is booming, and its global influence is expanding - even as far as a tiny village in Germany. Hoppstädten-Weiersbach is home to roughly 3,500 residents. Some 1,000 Chinese have also moved there to set up their businesses. And the developers behind the venture hope it'll become the biggest Chinese trading center in Europe.

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