Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE

China likely to push Japan on regional trade pact when Xi Jinping and Shinzo Abe meet in Beijing

  • Japanese prime minister is expected to raise Hong Kong and North Korea as well as human rights, after professor was detained on suspicion of spying
  • But for Chinese leader, RCEP – and convincing Tokyo to stay in the deal – will be top of the agenda

Topic |   China-Japan relations
Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Shinzo Abe (left) meets Xi Jinping in Beijing last year. The two leaders will meet again in the Chinese capital on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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