French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday that relations between the European Union and China have recently strengthened under an investment agreement that will give European companies more access to the Chinese market.
“Over the past few years, dialogue between Europe and China has been strengthened and more balanced. Macron said in a statement on Twitter.
The investment contract was sealed early Wednesday.
According to the record of an online meeting between EU leaders and Chinese President Xi Jinping, Mark Long proposed to visit China in the next few months with German Prime Minister Angela Merkel to discuss other areas of cooperation, such as healthcare and the environment.