Carlos Moeida and his Chinese counterpart Wang Zhigang met on Tuesday during the 4th Chinese-EU summit to discuss the future of the partnership between the European Union and China in research.
While the lack of transparency in China is a major issue for European researchers, the different reporting schedule and the need for Chinese researchers to fund a European project to participate to it are the main issues that their Chinese counterparts face.
Nevertheless, there is still “progress” on several points for the EU.
Éanna Kelly, Science Business
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