BUSINESS STANDARD 16 January 2019 China is expanding its access to foreign ports, like Gwadar in Pakistan, to pre-position the logistic framework necessary to support the growing presence of its military in the Indian Ocean and beyond, the Pentagon said in a report. The Chinese Army’s efforts to obtain access to commercial ports in Africa, the Middle-East, and South...

EUROMONEY 7 January 2019 by ELLIOT WILSON It is the first great development project of the 21st century and maybe the greatest of all time. China’s...

VOA NEWS 19 December 2018 by SALEM SOLOMON FILE – African delegates walk by a screen panel showing a footage of Chinese President Xi Jinping with...

EJINSIGHT 13 December 2018 by  MARK O’NEILL A worker stands at a construction site of a railway bridge being put up by a Chinese firm in Laos under...

THE STRATEGIST 12 December 2018 by PETER CONNOLLY As China’s national and international economic interests have steadily grown, so has the People’s...

BLOOMBERG 11 December 2018 by IAIN MARLOW & DANDAN LI Countries are discovering that the promise of Xi Jinping’s signature infrastructure program...

OZY 11 December 2018 by  DAVID PILLING & EMILY FENG Not long ago, Chinese engineers were putting the finishing touches to two expensive rail projects...

ASEAN ECONOMIST 30 November 2018 For the first time since the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum was founded in 1989, the group’s leaders...

BREAKING DEFENSE 28 November 2018 by ARIE EGOZI “The Chinese chose Djibouti because of its strategic location in Africa and mainly because it gives...

ASIA TIMES 28 November 2018 by BERTIL LINTNER he African nation of Djibouti has emerged as a modern day Casablanca rife with geopolitical intrigue. A...