European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP
European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP

China-EU investment deal ‘huge step in the right direction’, European Council president Charles Michel says

  • Charles Michel, president of the European Council, defended Brussels’ troubled effort to negotiate a Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI) with Beijing
  • Michel will meet US President Joe Biden at this weekend’s G7 summit in Cornwall, before hosting him in Brussels next week for EU-US talks

Topic |   China-EU relations
European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP
European Council president Charles Michel (top right) met Chinese President Xi Jinping (top left) during an EU-China Leaders‘ meeting video conference in December. Photo: AP
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