The 6th German‑Chinese intergovernmental consultations focused on tackling global challenges and further expanding the wide‑ranging cooperation between China and Germany. Due to restrictions in connection with the pandemic, the consultations were held in a purely virtual format.
The Federal Republic of Germany and the People’s Republic of China established diplomatic relations in 1972. Since then, German-Chinese relations have become multi-faceted while developing considerable…
The EU and China want to deepen their cooperation on climate protection. Experts and decision-makers used a virtual conference on “China and the EU – new alliances for climate protection” to discuss how to move forward.
It is six months since the two Foreign Ministers were last able to meet in person. Much has changed since then, and there is a lot that needs to be discussed. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas today met his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Berlin.
The efforts to tackle the COVID-19 crisis, climate change mitigation or the situation in Hong Kong and in Libya: there is a lot to talk about with China.
At a meeting of EU Foreign Ministers, Minister Maas stresses the need for a joint policy vis-à-vis China and the importance of the peace process in Afghanistan