Zainab Zaheer Development Consultant
Apr 25 , 2019
China’s willingness to listen to and address the concerns of the Belt and Road Initiative member states may invite a host of requests for price cuts, in the wake of its price reduction for Malaysian infrastructure.
Wang Yiwei Jean Monnet Chair Professor, Renmin University of China
Apr 24 , 2019
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is putting forward an alternative vision of global economic development to help developing countries escape poverty, and help developed countries head off inequality and populist challenges. But the US seems poised to squander its chance to participate and thereby shape this future of infrastructure, inclusivity, and innovation.
Apr 23 , 2019
Authorities tone down publicity before Xi’s second BRI forum.
Charles Stevens Freelance Writer
Apr 17 , 2019
The BRI is not about transcontinental connectivity. It would be shortsighted to believe that as China’s domestic economy continues to struggle, it will prioritize investment in an idealistic vision underpinned by little economic or strategic purpose. It is time that schematic maps reflect this.
Apr 10 , 2019
American experts helped Myanmar push back on multibillion-dollar port deal in new strategy to counter China’s Belt and Road influence.
Leonardo Dinic NYU Alumnus with a Master’s Degree in International Relations
Apr 02 , 2019
As EU dependency relationships adjust to changes occurring in geopolitics and world commerce, member states will explore deals with China and Russia at the expense of Washington’s preferred global order.
Robert I. Rotberg Founding Director of Program on Intrastate Conflict, Harvard Kennedy School
Mar 20 , 2019
China’s increasing prominence in Djibouti and other African nations is the latest signal that China sees Africa as holding strategic promise for the Belt and Road Initiative.
Mar 06 , 2019
Italy signs on to become part of China's BRI by the end of March.
Lily Hartzell Princeton in Asia Fellow
Mar 01 , 2019
While Washington battles over the Green New Deal, China has been on the cutting edge of green finance and is even providing a model for the European Union. Even so, crucial questions remain.