Italy rediscovers China as an important partner following tensions with the EU

Italy rediscovers China as an important partner following tensions with the EU

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio took part in the opening ceremony of the China International Import Expo (CIIE), the international fair held in…

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Europe’s challenge: staying open while blocking outside powers from abusing its open-door policies

Europe’s challenge: staying open while blocking outside powers from abusing its open-door policies

In 2016, Chinese investment in the European Union jumped to nearly €36bn, up from €20bn the previous year. Until that boom year, Europe’s leaders had…

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China’s Maritime Silk Road is a reason to concern for European Leaders

China’s Maritime Silk Road is a reason to concern for European Leaders

The rapid expansion of Chinese investment in the European Union has raised alarm bells in Brussels. Last year, in his annual State of the Union…

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Task Force China. A new era for Sino-Italian relations

Task Force China. A new era for Sino-Italian relations

Italy’s Ministry for Economic Development Hon. Di Maio and Under Secretary of State for Trade and Foreign Investment Prof. Geraci have announced at the end…

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China is investing nine times more into the EU than into the US

China is investing nine times more into the EU than into the US

Chinese outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI) has dramatically swung towards Europe over North America in the first six months of the 2018. China is investing…

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