Macron begins China tour with Terracotta Army visit

8 January 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron has kicked off his trip to China today. This is his first official visit to the world's second-largest economy since his election win last May.

Macron is expected to push for a more level playing field in trade relations with China. Macron is expected to visit more cultural landmarks including Wild Goose Pagoda and the Great Mosque in the city. He will arrive in Beijing later today.