OUT-LAW.COM 22 January 2019 China and Tunisia signed an agreement on economic and technical cooperation to enhance their cooperation under the belt and road initiative. The head of China’s international development cooperation agency Wang Xiaotao, who was on a two-day visit in Tunisia, signed the agreement with Tunisia’s secretary of state to the minister...

WASHINGTON EXAMINER 21 January 2019 by ERIN DUNNE That China’s economic ambitions are tied to its national interest, including military power, isn’t surprising: That’s been the subtext of the ongoing trade dispute between Washington and Beijing since it began. That doesn’t make it any less troubling to see the link between unfair economic policies and the development...

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...

EUROMONEY 7 January 2019 by CHRIS WRIGHT Djibouti’s access to the sea means transportation accounts for 70% of the national economy Euromoney is standing...

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...

ASIA TIMES 5 December 2018 by MARSHALL AUERBACK At the end of World War II, much of Europe was in shambles and the continent was faced with the prospect of famine and years of future economic blight. Fortunately, the region’s prospects were transformed by the Economic Recovery Program (better known as the “Marshall Plan”), which injected billions of dollars into...

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...

CHARGED AFFAIRS 26 November 2018 by CONNOR COLLINS The 21st Century has seen an explosion in the growth of Chinese foreign investment. The Middle Kingdom...

GLOBAL TIMES 18 November 2018 China’s outbound investment has increased remarkably since 2008. As of the end of 2017, the nation’s cumulative...

POLITICAL INSIGHTS 9 November 2018 by CLAYTON CHENEY China’s One Belt One Road Initiative has gained ground over the past two years, especially after the collapse of the TransPacific Partnership. Clayton Cheney provides an in-depth analysis of the economic development initiative and its impact globally and regionally. The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)—also known...