European Council president to visit China next month

Nov 24 (Reuters) – European Council President Charles Michel will visit China for a meeting with President Xi Jinping next month, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing two people with knowledge of the decisions.

Michel will visit Beijing on Dec. 1 and will meet Xi and two other senior Chinese officials, according to the FT report.

The meeting will likely highlight the bloc’s relationship with China, the report said. (Reporting by Akanksha Khushi in Bengaluru; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)