More people in Bulgaria, Poland and Lithuania held positive views of China rather than negative, according to the survey. Photo: AP
More people in Bulgaria, Poland and Lithuania held positive views of China rather than negative, according to the survey. Photo: AP
Diplomacy

Public opinion on China turns negative in Western Europe and Asia-Pacific, survey finds

  • In US and Canada, meanwhile, more than 60 per cent and 67 per cent of those polled hold unfavourable views on China – the worst results since 2007
  • Beijing’s controversial efforts to expand the country’s influence seen in split across 32 countries included in poll by Pew Research Centre

More people in Bulgaria, Poland and Lithuania held positive views of China rather than negative, according to the survey. Photo: AP
More people in Bulgaria, Poland and Lithuania held positive views of China rather than negative, according to the survey. Photo: AP
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