Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock
Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock

exclusive | China should avoid moves seen as ‘trying to split Europe’, former European Commission chief says

  • Romano Prodi singles out Beijing-led ‘16+1’ platform, saying it isn’t in the country’s interest to create division
  • He also calls on EU to build a ‘shared decision-making process’ with China for projects under the Belt and Road Initiative

Topic |   China-EU relations
Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock
Romano Prodi was European Commission president from 1999 to 2004. He said European nations could work with China in the areas of education and health. Photo: Shutterstock
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