China-EU investment talks: both sides upbeat in public but quiet doubts in Beijing about Biden (...)

China-EU investment talks: both sides upbeat in public but quiet doubts in Beijing about Biden effect

[South China Morning Post] - 11/21/2020

China and the EU are sending positive public messages about progress in their long-running bilateral investment treaty talks but Chinese observers are concerned that the next US administration might weaken desire in Brussels for compromise.China and the EU held their 34th round of talks this (...)


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