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China to extend economic diplomacy to EU infrastructure fund

Multi-billion dollar pledge is expected to come with a request for return investment in its "One Belt, One Road" plan

Mr Li, arriving with his wife Cheng Hong in Spain on a stop-over following a four-nation tour of South America, will attend the summit in Brussels.


CHINA will pledge a multi-billion dollar investment in Europe's new infrastructure fund at a summit on June 29 in Brussels, according to a draft communique seen by Reuters - Beijing's latest round of chequebook diplomacy to win greater influence.

While the exact amount is...

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