Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion China’s Global Outlook In 2020: The Risks & Rewards (China Briefing) The US Emerging Markets Opportunity Along The Silk Road (Washington Times) BRI Embodies A Different Modernity Norm (Global Times) Can The New Silk Road Compete With The Maritime Silk Road? (Maritime Executive) China Drops $11 Billion Anchors[…..]
Building the Debt on the RoI rather than the cost of the raw Asset Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis A new book, titled China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Potential Transformation of Central Asia and the South Caucasus written by Evgeny Vinokurov, Chief Economist at the Eurasian Fund for Stabilization and Development provides a qualitative assessment of[…..]
Following Georgia and Armenia, the Azerbaijani Government have said on December 27th that it will grant international airlines so-called ‘Open Sky’ access, a move driven by growing demand for stopovers on East-West aviation routes. By granting the fifth and seventh tenants of the UN’s Freedom of the Air, Azerbaijan will allow international airlines to use[…..]
Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion China’s $1.3 Trillion Global Spending Spree Will Collapse (Financial Times) China’s Belt & Road Initiative: Plan For Domination Or Strategy For Crisis? (Rappler) Is China Engaging In Debt Trap Diplomacy? (Besa Center) Time To Bring BRI Under Global Regulation (Wio News) Despite Trade Deal, It’s Winter For The[…..]
China’s Belt And Road Initiative has been a great success with many countries and territories – some 152 nations, including many in Europe, Central and South America, Africa, and especially South and South-East Asia have all signed off MoU.
Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion NATO Leaders Turn Attention To Rising China Challenge (VoA) The US-China Trade Deal Phase Two – Digital Trade, IP & A Bilateral Investment Treaty (China Briefing) Greenland Chooses Sweden’s Ericsson Over China’s Huawei As 5G Supplier (Sputnik) China Uses New Silk Road To Get Political Influence (Rail Freight)[…..]
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis Move has implications upon China’s relations with Mercusor Argentina will join China’s multibillion-dollar Belt & Road Initiative (BRI), the Argentine newspaper Perfil has reported, citing the Argentine foreign office.
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis Concerned that mass consumption of Oranges during December 24th as Santa Claus travels the world leaving presents, toys and oranges as gifts for young children around the world might impact on global orange prices, the Government of Fengjie County, in China’s Chongqing municipality have launched the worlds first Orange stock price index,[…..]
Syria, desperate for reconstruction capital following a devastating 8 year civil war, has approached Beijing about joining with the Belt & Road Initiative. The conflict has laid waste to entire cities and destroyed the country’s critical infrastructure, including the destruction of nearly a quarter of its housing stock. The United Nations has estimated the cost[…..]
Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion The Belt & Road: Calculating Winners & Losers (The Diplomat) Belt & Road As A Strategic Initiative (Economic & Political Weekly) The Sustainability Challenge Of China’s BRI (East Asia Forum) As The US ‘Decouples’ From China, Who Will Make Up The Trade Balance? (Silk Road Briefing) China And[…..]