Europe-China | Europe arming itself against Chinese investment, despite denials

Europe arming itself against Chinese investment, despite denials

EU institutions agreed on Tuesday to terms of a planned mechanism to screen foreign direct investment within the bloc amid concern about theft of European know-how and restrictions on EU investment in China

November 22, 2018 1:41 PM (UTC+8)
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (center) with European Council President Donald Tusk (left) and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (right) in Beijing. Photo: AFP / Wang Zhao
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (center) with European Council President Donald Tusk (left) and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (right) in Beijing. Photo: AFP / Wang Zhao