Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has arrived in Brussels for the annual EU-China meeting. Photo: Reuters

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang braces for EU meeting as Brexit takes up Brussels’ attention

  • European leaders, emboldened by Trump’s trade war, look for leverage on trade and investment opportunities
  • Hours before annual EU-China meeting, they are forced to focus on emergency Brexit talks
Topic |   European Union

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has arrived in Brussels for the annual EU-China meeting. Photo: Reuters
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Liu He waves to members of the media as he arrives at the office of the US Trade Representative in Washington. Photo: Bloomberg

China’s Vice-Premier Liu He, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer start ‘endgame’ round of trade talks in Washington

  • The talks follow two days of negotiations last week when Liu hosted US officials in Beijing
  • Sticking points are said to include an enforcement mechanism that can hold China responsible for reforms it agrees to, as well as the removal of US tariffs
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Liu He waves to members of the media as he arrives at the office of the US Trade Representative in Washington. Photo: Bloomberg
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