Visit of Ma Kai, Chinese Vice-Premier, to José Manuel Barroso
On 25 October 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Ma Kai, Chinese Vice-Prime Minister, in Brussels.
The meeting followed the fourth High Level Economic and Trade Dialogue that took place on 24 October in Brussels.
They discussed how to deepen bilateral economic and trade relations. At a time when the EU and China are both engaged in serious economic reforms, they made the case for more balanced trade, increased business opportunities and further economic cooperation. They discussed the upcoming negotiations for an EU/China investment agreement and underlined that such an agreement needs to address both the protection of investments, but critically also an improved access for European companies to the Chinese market. SHOTLIST
Type: Visit to the Commission Reference: I-082954 Date: 25/10/2013 Duration: 01:12Location:Brussels - EC/Berlaymont Languages:ORIGINAL