BEIJING, October 14. /TASS/. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of China does not comment on information relating to the departure of the son of the former Vice-President of the USA hunter Biden to the Board of a private Fund for investment. On Monday at the briefing said foreign Ministry spokesman China Geng Shuang, answering a question of journalists.
“This is a personal decision [hunter Biden], and business decision. We do not comment on such information,” – said the diplomat.
Earlier Sunday, news Agency Bloomberg reported that Baden, Jr. at the end of the month will leave the Board of Directors of the investment Fund, which he founded in November 2013 established together with the Chinese banker Jonathan Lee in China and supported by several Chinese state enterprises. The Agency reports that hunter Biden also promised not to work for any foreign company in the case that his father, Joseph Biden, will win in the upcoming presidential elections in the United States in 2020.
Chinese trail in hunter Biden
American broadcaster NBC on October 2 reported that hunter Biden, accompanying his father during his official visit to China in November 2013, established in this country a private Fund for investment. Representative hunter Biden John Mesaures assured the broadcaster that his boss acquired an interest in the above-mentioned Fund in the amount of approximately $420 thousand, only after his father left the post of Vice President of the United States. The capitalization of the Fund, the name of which the broadcaster does not, was estimated at approximately $4.2 million hunter to purchase shares of the worked for free on the Board of the Fund, said Mesaures.The next day, October 3, the President of the United States, Donald trump told reporters that China should conduct an investigation against Biden and his son hunter. The American leader did not rule out that he can ask about XI Jinping. 8 Oct Chinese foreign Ministry rejected the call for trump to start an investigation against Biden and his son hunter.