According to witnesses of closed-door talks at the Asia-Europe Meeting in Beijing, China agreed that stricter oversight is needed to prevent future market meltdowns.
"The crisis has fully revealed some defects in the current international financial system The international community has demanded reforms and the establishment of a fair and efficient international financial system," Premier Wen Jiabao said on Saturday.
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China Backs Europe's Push for Oversight
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By IAN JOHNSON BEIJING -- After several days of talks between European and Asian leaders, China apparently has allied itself with Europe in calling for a vigorous system of international regulation.
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