EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI)
On 30 December 2020, the European Union and the People’s Republic of China (China) announced an agreement in principle on the content of the EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI). On 22 January 2021, a part of the text of that agreement was published. The full text, including the remaining annexes, is expected to be published in February 2021.
This Client Alert provides a general overview of the CAI and discusses the current absence of any investment protection / ISDS provisions.