The European Union has introduced a new mechanism for screening foreign investment.
It’s widely believed to have been prompted by concerns over China’s economic ambitions in Europe.
- By Reality Check team
- BBC News
It will allow the European Commission – the EU’s executive arm -…
In March, the European Commission called China a “systemic rival” and a “strategic competitor”.
The Chinese Ambassador to the EU urged the bloc to remain “open and welcome” to Chinese investment, and not to “discriminate”.
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China’s ownership of…