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How Germany opened the door to China — and threw away the key

Economic ties have caused Berlin to tread lightly on human rights.

https://www.politico.eu/article/germany-china-economy-business-technology-industry-trade-security/

Germany’s New Policy Paper for the Indo-Pacific: Some Change in Tone, Little in Substance

https://www.rusi.org/commentary/germanys-new-policy-paper-indo-pacific-some-change-tone-little-substance

German company Siemens CEO Caesar criticizes Beijing’s treatment of Hong Kong and Uighurs

EU nations breaking rules in bilateral trade deals with China

China bans pork imports from Germany after African swine fever detected
The ban comes two days before Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a meeting via video link with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Union leaders

https://www.business-standard.com/article/international/china-bans-pork-imports-from-germany-after-african-swine-fever-detected-120091200688_1.html

How US restrictions drove Huawei and Deutsche Telekom closer together

Internal documents illustrate leading European operator’s special relationship with Chinese tech giantHuawei has pledged to shoulder burdens and costs of US measures, offering Deutsche Telekom a ‘care-free package’

https://www.scmp.com/news/world/europe/article/3092238/how-us-restrictions-drove-huawei-and-deutsche-telekom-closer

China, Once Germany’s Partner in Growth, Turns Into a Rival
‘China is not a developing country, not at all. It’s an established, top-notch manufacturing country’

German think tank closes Hong Kong office over new law

https://apnews.com/9b9ceec756997559ca791dc4300f7e89?fbclid=IwAR0vFgt67kpphbJerIwYHd-689tNGwmPl3Mu_Ro7l9fQib_NwmT5Hr2hPhY

Volkswagen defends presence in China’s Xinjiang amid uproar over Uighur abuses

VW is under pressure for working with the Chinese government in Xinjiang after evidence of human rights abuses against Uighurs in the region. Meanwhile, the German and US governments urged China to uphold human rights.

https://www.dw.com/en/volkswagen-defends-presence-in-chinas-xinjiang-amid-uproar-over-uighur-abuses/a-51427056

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