In a picture taken on March 2, 2011 a Chinese sales assistant arranges gold bars at a gold jewellery shop in Hefei.
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China's rich seek overseas residency

22 August 2012 Last updated at 03:30 BST

More and more Chinese millionaires are securing foreign residency rights amid uncertainty back home.

Many rich Chinese business people are seeking residency in the US through investment.

Many others are opting for Australia which has a large number of migrants from China.

John Sudworth reports from Shanghai.