German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa

Xi Jinping calls for Germany, Europe to ‘remain open to Chinese companies’

  • China’s leader also vowed to conclude investment deal with the EU this year during conversation with German chancellor
  • Angela Merkel said she hoped to ‘put in more efforts’ to reach agreement, and to boost cooperation on trade, new energy vehicles, according to Xinhua

Topic |   China-EU relations
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping during talks in Beijing last year. Xi told Merkel by phone on Tuesday that Chinese economic development would benefit Germany. Photo: dpa
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