Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron after their meeting in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron after their meeting in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE

China, France sign US$45 billion of deals including Airbus order

  • French President Emmanuel Macron calls for a ‘strong Europe-China partnership’ despite his criticism of Italy endorsing the belt and road scheme
  • Chinese leader Xi Jinping describes bilateral ties as ‘sound and stable’

Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron after their meeting in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron after their meeting in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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