UPDATE 1-France's Chirac takes China business pitch to Wuhan


(Adds Chirac's lunch pitch for more business) By Tim Hepher and Elizabeth Pineau WUHAN, China, Oct 27 (Reuters) - French President Jacques Chirac visited the central Chinese industrial city of Wuhan on Friday, aiming to boost French efforts to tap into China's fast-growing economy. Buoyed by more than $10 billion in deals bagged on Thursday in Beijing, where he met President Hu Jintao, the French leader openly lobbied for more contracts at a lunch with local business leaders. He ...

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