European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen spoke with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in a phone call on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen spoke with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in a phone call on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

Talks on China-EU investment deal will continue, EC president says

  • Delayed negotiations will ‘proactively proceed’, Ursula von der Leyen tells Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in phone call, Xinhua reports
  • But observers question whether Beijing is trying to take advantage of Covid-19 pandemic which has left Europe heavily reliant on China for medical supplies

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen spoke with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in a phone call on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen spoke with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in a phone call on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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