Visit of Catherine Ashton to China: meeting with the Heads of Mission; meeting with Dai Bingguo, former Chinese State councilor
On 26 April 2013, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, went to Beijing where she met with Dai Bingguo, former Chinese State Councillor.
The visit came at an important moment in the development of EU/China relations because the country had just completed its leadership change and both sides were intent on taking the EU/China relationship forward.
Type: Report Reference: I-077816 Date: 26/04/2013 Duration: 01:36 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Beijing Thesaurus:China,EU external relations,European Commission - visits made Personalities: Dai Bingguo,Baroness Ashton of Upholland,Markus Ederer,Viorel Isticioaia Budura
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