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    Preparing Foreign Investors For Procurement In China Belt & Road Projects

    China’s New 2020 Foreign Investment Law Gives Equal Rights To Foreign Investors In Procurement. But What Are The Procedural Steps To Enable Participation?   Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis & Hazel Wang   China’s new foreign investment law kicks in from 1st January 2020 – just 6 months away – and promises equality for foreign investors in China[…..]

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    China Invests In Tajikistan Silver Deposits, Roads, And Aluminum

    China’s Kashgar Xinyu Dadi Mining Investment Company, based in China’s Far West Xinjiang Province, have agreed to develop the major Yakchilva deposit, which is situated in the remote Murghab region of the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province high in the Pamir Mountains.

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    China’s Top Twenty Belt & Road Export Partners – The Main Buyers Of Belt & Road Initiative Materials.

    Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis The Developing 2020 Belt & Road Infrastructure Procurement Export Market China’s Belt & Road Initiative has been taking up an increasing share of China’s exports, which in light of the improved China Procurement situation coming into play next year as a result of changes to China’s Foreign Investment Law, (FIL) means[…..]

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    China’s New Foreign Investment Law And The Impact On The Belt & Road Initiative

    Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis with assistance from Qian Zhou China is set to introduce a new Foreign Investment Law to take effect 1 January 2020. What will change and how will this impact Belt & Road Initiative procurement? China is set to introduce a new Foreign Investment Law (FIL) to take effect from 1st January[…..]

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    Silk Road Development Weekly – June 24, 2019

    Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion Belt & Road Economics – The Opportunities And Risks Of Transport Corridors (World Bank) Visionary Xi Jinping And Tomorrow’s Asia (Blitz) Success Of China’s Belt & Road Initiative Depends On Deep Policy Reforms (Modern Diplomacy) World Bank: China’s Belt & Road Can Speed Development, But Needs Transparency (Reuters)[…..]

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    China’s Belt & Road Initiative In The Middle East

    Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis China’s involvement with the Middle East – including the countries of Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, the UAE and Yemen comprises a huge and diverse area split across continental lines, religions, and trade blocs. All have signed MoU with China’s[…..]

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    Belt & Road Initiative: India

    Op/Ed By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Is India Part Of China’s Belt & Road? Diplomatically, No. Practically, Yes. Last updated May 18 2020. The recent news that India, at the recent Shanghai Co-Operation Organization meeting had “downplayed” China’s Belt & Road Initiative and refused to sign a Belt & Road MoU is nothing especially new. The disputes[…..]

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    Audio: US Senate Committee On Finance & Trade Debate China’s Belt & Road Initiative

    Op/Ed By Chris Devonshire-Ellis The US Senate Committee on Finance and Sub-Committee on Trade have held a debate concerning China’s Belt & Road Initiative and issues related to “Finance, International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness.” The discussion was held at the Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington on June 12th, and commences with the following words:[…..]

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    Iran Launches Gold Backed Cryptocurrency “Covenant”

    Iran, one of China’s Belt & Road partners but subject to sanctions after the United States pulled out of the Nuclear deal framework, has just launched its own cryptocurrency to try and get around sanctions. It is currently unable to access international payment networks such as SWIFT to enable it to trade. This has limited[…..]

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    Silk Road Development Weekly – June 17, 2019

    Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion China Belts Up For The Road To Internationalization (Times Higher Education) The BRI Shows China’s Emergence As A Global Economic Power (Deloittes) Xi, Putin, International Institutions Begin Pushback Against US Trade Impositions (China Briefing) Are Russia & China Revisionist States? (Asia Dialogue) BRI: One Initiative, Multiple Perceptions (Daily[…..]

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