March 26, 2022
Is the EU-China Investment Agreement Dead?
By William Yuen Yee
The 2020 deal, already on ice, might be finally dead after China’s refusal to condemn the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
September 22, 2021
Don’t Count China Out of the CPTPP
By Joseph Cash
The now-frozen trade deal with the EU shows China can be willing to push the boundaries of reform into areas that might surprise observers.
January 27, 2021
Will the EU-China Investment Agreement Survive Parliament’s Scrutiny?
By Zsuzsa Anna Ferenczy
A look at the remaining process for the CAI and the crucial role of the European Parliament, which could still vote the deal down.
January 13, 2021
China-EU Investment Deal Sparks Backlash Over Rights Concerns
By Shannon Tiezzi
Civil society organizations and members of the European Parliament alike are objecting to the deal amid China's continuing crackdowns in Xinjiang and Hong Kong.
January 12, 2021
What Does the EU-China Investment Deal Mean for US-EU Relations?
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Alexander Vuving.
January 04, 2021
The Strategic Implications of the China-EU Investment Deal
By Theresa Fallon
The EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment is a win for China, and a blow to transatlantic relations.
December 31, 2020
EU-China Investment Deal: Has China Revived Its European Diplomacy?
By Alexis Leggeri
The China-EU relationship has changed. Will the CAI spark a new era of Chinese diplomacy on the continent?
December 12, 2020
China and the EU: Public-Private Dissonance
By Eleanor Albert
Despite official optimism over a trade deal, tensions continue to simmer at the people-to-people level.
September 15, 2020
China, EU Leaders Hold ‘Intense’ Virtual Meeting
By Shannon Tiezzi
The meeting highlighted continuing areas of friction between China and Europe, especially on market access and human rights.
February 14, 2019
What’s New About China’s Latest EU Policy Paper?
By Julian Chan
The last policy paper was issued just four years before. What changed?
July 09, 2018
Could the China-EU High Summit Preserve the Global Trade Order?
By Shi Zhiqin
China and Europe have converging interests in upholding the legitimacy of international trade.
February 16, 2018
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
By Friso Stevens
Struggling to reconcile stark differences, the Commission’s push to level the playing field is unlikely to make a dent.