- CNTV English - CCTV News

Crossover: EU's attitude towards negotiations on rare earths

04-26-2012 07:59 BJT Special Report:Rare earth restriction |

Watch Video

Play Video

The global trade dispute over China's rare earth exports is ongoing. China is in negotiations with the US, EU and Japan in Geneva on Wednesday, over export restrictions. It comes after the three economic blocks appealed to the WTO in March, claiming China’s restrictions are in violation of WTO rules. Full Story>>

To hear what Europe is saying about this issue, our correspondent, Vanessa Mock, joins us now from Brussels. Hello Vanessa, thanks for joining us.

Q1: What is the European Union's attitude towards these negotiations? And what outcome do they expect?

Q2: The EU seems determined to pursue this case at the WTO. What's the core of Europe's argument for this?


Editor:Bai Yang |Source: CNTV.CN

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program