Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock
Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock

EU-China investment deal on hold as MEPs vote to halt talks

  • Motion to freeze discussion of the Comprehensive Agreement on Investment passes by 599 votes to 30, with 58 abstentions
  • China ‘wants the CAI deal badly, but they miscalculated and now continue to underestimate the determination of the European Parliament to defend European interests and values’, MEP Reinhard Buetikofer says

Topic |   China-EU investment deal
Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock
Thursday’s vote in Brussels stalls a deal that was agreed to much fanfare by top EU and Chinese leaders in December. Photo: Shutterstock
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