Correspondence & meeting reports of EU delegation to China concerning EU-China investment deal

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Dear Madams and Sirs,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information from the EU delegation to China:

1) a list of meetings of staff of the EU delegation to China and representatives of individual companies (including law firms) and/or industry federations such as the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, in which the EU-China investment agreement was discussed (since 1 January 2019);

2) minutes and other reports of these meetings;

3) all correspondence (including emails, letters, phone calls) between staff of the EU delegation to China and representatives of companies, business associations and law firms, in which the EU-China investment agreement was discussed (since 1 January 2019).

I would appreciate if you could take the Code of Good Administrative Behaviour into account when considering section 1 of this request.

I would be very grateful if you would release documents when they are retrieved, rather than waiting until the full reply is ready.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours faithfully,

Pia Eberhardt
on behalf of Corporate Europe Observatory
Rue d’Edimbourg 26
Bruxelles 1050

EEAS ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS, European External Action Service

Dear Ms Eberhardt,

 

Thank you for your request. Please note that your request falls under the
competence of the European Commission (DG TRADE) and was sent to them.

Your request will be closed in our database.

Yours sincerely,

 

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Documents requested: Correspondence & meeting reports of EU delegation to
China concerning EU-China investment deal.

 

 

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