Sep 03 , 2018
Chinese funds are not for “vanity projects” in Africa.
Charles Stevens Freelance Writer
Aug 29 , 2018
China’s Middle Corridor aims to reincarnate an ancient nexus of power, culture, and commerce by promoting economic cooperation through Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the Middle East. Travelling along this key corridor, however, shows that its vision of promoting trans-Eurasian connectivity is still far from fruition.
Zhao Minghao Research Fellow, Charhar Institute
Aug 21 , 2018
America’s Indo-Pacific Strategy and China’s Belt and Road Initiative are not necessarily competitors.
He Wenping Senior Fellow, Charhar Institute
Aug 06 , 2018
The Belt and Road Initiative and the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation present unprecedented opportunities to increase trade and connectivity between Africa and China.
Peter Bittner Editorial Assistant, The Diplomat
Jul 26 , 2018
Amid the growing U.S.-China trade tensions, President Xi Jinping's One Belt One Road plan is more important than ever.
Jiang Shixue Professor and Director, Center for Latin American Studies, Shanghai University
Jul 05 , 2018
Big countries should not bully small ones, neither should small countries bully big ones.
Zach Montague News Assistant, New York Times
Jul 04 , 2018
With the United States suddenly cutting funding for international development projects, China faces a clear path to uncontested leadership in energy investment. Looking far beyond the already-ambitious goals laid out in the One Belt One Road initiative, Beijing has now announced another: financing a global power grid.
He Yafei Former Vice Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Jul 03 , 2018
Cold War benefits no one.
Kemel Toktomushev Research Fellow, University of Central Asia
Jun 26 , 2018
Although the leaders of the SCO member-states emphasised that the Qingdao summit will be a new departure point for the organisation and agreed in principle that there is a need for a roadmap of actions, it still remains unclear what the SCO can really offer.
Christopher H. Lim Senior Fellow in the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Vincent Mack Associate Research Fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Jun 25 , 2018
Four obstacles may yet derail China’s Belt and Road.