Visit by Laurent Fabius to China (February 20 to 24, 2014)
Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited China from February 20 to 24.
He discussed key international issues with his Chinese counterpart, Mr. Wang Yi, with whom he met in October 2013 in Paris and in January in Geneva.
This visit, which falls within the context of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations, was also aimed at preparing for the Chinese president’s state visit to France.
Within the framework of our economic diplomacy, Mr. Laurent Fabius, reviewed, together with French and Chinese stakeholders, progress on major ongoing projects. In Tianjin, he notably visited Airbus’s production line. He delivered a speech at Nankai University and exchanged views with students.