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Chen Lihua the richest woman in China

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Ma Huateng and Tencent

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Li Yanhong and Baidu Search

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Yang Huiyan

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Lei Jun and Xiaomi

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Yan Bin and Red Bull Drinks

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Guo Guangchang from Fudan University

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Wang Wei

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Lu Zhiqiang on Forbes Lists

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Yao Ming

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Tu Youyou

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Chen Feng

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Jiang Jiemin

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Joshua Wong

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Lu Han

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Lin Chi-ling

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Lu Han

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Monk Xuecheng

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Hua Chenyu

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Deng Yaping

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Li Ziqi

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Liu Yifei

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Guo Pei

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Gao Yu

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Liu Xiaobo

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Han Han

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Jia Yueting

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