German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meet in Beijing last year. Some observers say Merkel has been too keen to reach a deal with China. Photo: AP

Coronavirus ‘dents plans’ for EU-China investment deal by September

  • European trade chief says bloc’s new leadership also unlikely to meet Chinese premier in Beijing next month
  • Parties still to reach agreement on key issues such as forced technology transfer, official says
Topic |   China-EU relations
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meet in Beijing last year. Some observers say Merkel has been too keen to reach a deal with China. Photo: AP
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