Olympic partner VW urges China to open society

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HAMBURG, Germany, April 24 (Reuters) - Volkswagen , the first foreign automaker to enter the Chinese market and a sponsor of the 2008 Beijing games, urged China's government on Thursday to embrace the spirit of the Olympic Games. "The Olympics offer China and its people a unique opportunity not only to continue their economic development, but above all to further open up their society," Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn told shareholders at the VW annual meeting. "We hope and firmly ...

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