European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic says connectivity for the EU is a “little bit wider” than the concept covered by China’s belt and road. Photo: AFP
European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic says connectivity for the EU is a “little bit wider” than the concept covered by China’s belt and road. Photo: AFP

EU’s connectivity plan ‘more sustainable’ than Beijing’s belt and road, European official says

  • Brussels’ strategy focuses on ‘sustainable financing, avoiding debt traps, environmental impact’, European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic says
  • EU keen to boost cooperation with China but Beijing must improve the transparency of its trade and infrastructure plan, he says

European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic says connectivity for the EU is a “little bit wider” than the concept covered by China’s belt and road. Photo: AFP
European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic says connectivity for the EU is a “little bit wider” than the concept covered by China’s belt and road. Photo: AFP
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