EU ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis says the political space for mutual understanding and mutual trust has shrunk in the last 18 months. Photo: Reuters
EU ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis says the political space for mutual understanding and mutual trust has shrunk in the last 18 months. Photo: Reuters

EU envoy urges China to bridge ‘trust deficit’ to revive investment deal

  • Nicolas Chapuis says sanctions on European parliamentarians are one area where Beijing can take steps to create political space
  • EU’s focus on its differences with China has suspended an agreement that took seven years to negotiate, academic says

EU ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis says the political space for mutual understanding and mutual trust has shrunk in the last 18 months. Photo: Reuters
EU ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis says the political space for mutual understanding and mutual trust has shrunk in the last 18 months. Photo: Reuters
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