The year of 2016 is the 45th anniversary of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between China and Belgium. This international conference will serve as a unique occasion to discuss the evolution of Belgium-China relations, including both the political and the economic dimensions of the relationship.
On 29 June 2016, BACES organised an informal discussion on the EU paper at VUB, a reflection by a group of experts on EU-China relations.
The renowned specialists gather at the VUB discuss the distinct Western or European and Chinese ideas of China’s public diplomacy.
This distinguished attendance took place in the context of the fortieth birthday of diplomatic relations between the European Union and the People’s Republic of China.