Barack Obama is not the only world leader in Europe this week. The red carpet has been rolled out in Paris for China's new president. Xi Jinping has already been billed by some as his nation's greatest reformer since Deng Xiaoping introduced the first post-Mao free market reforms. Where is China headed under Xi Jinping? And what are the consequences of France drawing ever closer to Beijing?
Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges, Haxie Meyers-Belkin and Diaraye Bah
Solange Guo CHATELARD
China and Africa Researcher, CERI Sciences Po
Jean François DI MEGLIO
Economist and President of the Asia Center
Founder and CEO of Intelligence Business Horizon