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Bannon praises U.S.-China relations in Hong Kong speech

Evan Vucci / AP

Steve Bannon delivered his first post-White House speech at an investor forum in Hong Kong today, hosted by CLSA, an overseas unit of Chinese brokerage firm Citic Securities Co. The talk focused on American economic nationalism, the populist revolt and Asia.

The press was barred form his speech, but Wei Du, a correspondent at Channel News Asia, snagged an inside seat. Du live tweeted Bannon's remarks, which she described as a "not so anti-China speech." The major takeaways: