European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)
European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)

EU-China summit: Beijing puts focus on consensus, while Brussels highlights differences

  • Investment agreement, human rights and Hong Kong raised in talks between Premier Li Keqiang and European Union leaders, according to bloc
  • But there was ‘progress’ on treaty, according to Beijing, with Li telling Ursula von der Leyen and Charles Michel that cooperation outweighed competition
Topic |   China-EU relations
European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)
European Council President Charles Michel, in Brussels, takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday. Photo: AFP)
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