Inter-parliamentary meetings

41th EU-China IPM, 7-9 May 2018, Beijing & Hangzhou

Seven Members of the D-CN including the Chair, Mr Jo Leinen, travelled to Beijing and Hangzhou for the 41th IPM on 7-9 May 2018. Main topics discussed were China-EU relations and cooperation between NPC and European Parliament, Rule of Law, Cyber Security/Cyber laws in China as well as domestic economic situation and China-EU digital economic cooperation.

Bureau of China Delegation visit to Hong Kong and Macau, 4-6 December 2017

D-CN bureau Members Jo Leinen and Frank Engel with Members of the Hong Kong Legislative Council D-CN bureau Members Jo Leinen and Frank Engel with Members of the Hong Kong Legislative Council
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The Chair and Second Vice-Chair of Parliament's Delegation for relations with China paid an intensive visit to Hong Kong and Macau from December 4 to 6. They met with the President of Hong Kong's Legislative Council as well as with a number of legislators, government departments, civil society representatives, media, and European diplomats and business people.

40th EU-China IPM, 15-16 November 2017, Strasbourg

Overview of meeting room in Strasbourg, Chinese and EU delegation at 40th EU-China IPM Overview of meeting room in Strasbourg, Chinese and EU delegation at 40th EU-China IPM
Chinese and EU delegations at 40th EU-China IPM © European Union (2017) © European Union - EP (2017)
A four-member delegation of the Chinese National People's Congress, led by Mr Xiaochu Wang, visited Strasbourg for the 40th inter-parliamentary meeting with MEPs. Over the of course of two sessions, they held lively debates about, amongst other subjects, the situation on the Korean Peninsula, climate change, trade and investment and digital issues. The Chinese side also debriefed MEPs on the 19th Communist Party Congress.

39th EU-China IPM, 16-19 May 2016, Bejing & Chengdu

European Parliament China Delegation Chair Jo Leinen, next to Vice-Chair WANG Xiaochu of the National People's Congress Foreign Affairs Committee. European Parliament China Delegation Chair Jo Leinen, next to Vice-Chair WANG Xiaochu of the National People's Congress Foreign Affairs Committee.
EP-China Delegation Chair Jo Leinen, next to Vice-Chair WANG Xiaochu of the National People's Congress Foreign Affairs Committee. © European Union
Six members of the D-CN including the Chair, Mr Jo Leinen, travelled to Beijing and Chengdu for the 39th IPM. A copy of the report is attached below.

38th EU-China IPM, 22-23 September 2015, Brussels

Mr. Jo Leinen, Co-Chair, Chair of the EP Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China and Mr Wang Xiaochu, Co-Chair, Vice-Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) opened the meeting. A copy of the minutes of the meeting is attached below.

37th EU-China IPM, 20-24 July 2015, Beijing and Shenyang

The Bureau of the China Delegation visited the Hong Kong Legislative Council in July 2015 The Bureau of the China Delegation visited the Hong Kong Legislative Council in July 2015
The Bureau of the China Delegation visited the Hong Kong Legislative Council in July 2015. © European Union
Nine Members of the D-CN delegation including the Chair Mr Jo Leinen, travelled to Beijing and Shenyang.
The report of the mission is attached below.