PBOC Governor Zhou Xiaochuan

PBOC Governor Zhou Xiaochuan

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Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China, center, leaves the podium after speaking at the Lujiazui Forum in Shanghai on June 28, 2013. Zhou sought to soothe concerns of a further deceleration of growth, saying he’s fully confident in China’s economic prospects and financial system.