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It's robots, not Chinese that are stealing American jobs

By Chen Weihua | China Daily | Updated: 2017-10-13 07:58

During a recent visit to a Shanghai hospital, I was amazed to see a robot, instead of a human being, dispensing medicine.

And then dining last week in a Cantonese dim sum restaurant in Shanghai, I was instructed to place my order by scanning a bar code on a device at the table.

In each case, I wondered how many jobs had been lost due to these new technologies being introduced. But I have not heard any Chinese complaining that technology and automation are taking their jobs.

It's robots, not Chinese that are stealing American jobs

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