China’s One-Way Deals Grate on Germany

21 June 2016 / The Wall Street Journal reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is losing patience with "China’s shopping spree in Europe as it closes its own markets". While China takes over advanced manufacturing companies in countries like Germany, Western companies are prevented from tapping into Chinese markets. Journalist Andrew Browne writes, "On a visit to Beijing this month, Ms. Merkel called on Chinese authorities to grant foreign firms the same 'rights and privileges' as domestic ones." Read the full article here (subscriber only).