Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis In echoes of recent events in Belarus, Kyrgyzstan has been thrown into chaos as anti-government protesters stormed several government buildings in Bishkek, the capital city yesterday and through the evening. The President’s office was also targeted after a parliamentary election which protesters say was rigged. Police fired rubber bullets and tear[…..]
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis Over 130 countries have signed MoUs recognizing China’s Belt & Road Initiative, which as infrastructure projects now near completion, offer investment and trade opportunities for other foreign investors. These range from both exporting products from these nations to China, to taking advantage of the new opportunities the infrastructure build in the[…..]
Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion The Imperial Overreach Of China’s Belt & Road Initiative (Wall Street Journal) Belt & Road Chamber Of Commerce Launch Extensive BRI Project Database (Silk Road Briefing) The Risks And Rewards From China’s Imperial Dreams (Axios) China’s Belt & Road Pinpoints Fundamental Issues Of Our Times (Eurasia Review) Seven[…..]
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis China’s Belt & Road Initiative has evolved from being purely about infrastructure build projects to about supply chain development. Many of the 2,500 projects that China has assisted with either financing, or building, or both are now coming to fruition. As I explained in the example of Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port[…..]
China’s State Information Center and the Belt & Road General Chamber of Commerce have launched a comprehensive and interactive database in the Hong Kong SAR to provide details and intelligence of the latest investment opportunities and provide data analysis of Belt and Road markets. The platform tells investors of the latest trends and policies of BRI markets,[…..]
Growing Opportunities To Sell To China As Domestic Consumer Base Hits 550 Million China’s Department of Big Data Development, part of the State Information Center, has just released a report stating that China’s imports from Belt & Road Countries increased faster that of exports for the first time.
China-EU Arctic Cargo Transshipment Route Developing Fast Alexey Likhachev, the Director-General of Rostacom, Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation has stated that the volume of cargo transported via Russia’s Northern Sea Route (NSR) is constantly growing and could top expectations by the end of this year. Rosatom is an infrastructure operator for the route.
Compiled By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Analysis & Opinion Xi’s Speech To The UN: Connectivity & Development Of The Health Silk Road (Silk Road Briefing) 5 Burning Questions About China’s Carbon Neutral Pledge (Climate Change News) Putin’s Speech To The UN: Covid Vaccine, Reducing Trade Restrictions, International Law (Russia Briefing) What China Wants From The Global System[…..]
Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has discussed with Pakistani President , Arif Alvi, his desire for the Pakistan government to start construction works on the Pakistani segment of the TAPI gas pipeline.
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis China has been virtually attending the 75th Annual Meeting with President Xi Jinping making a speech yesterday. In it, he outlined that China wished for global cooperation to defeat the Covid-19 pandemic and that connectivity between nations was key, stating “No country can gain from others’ difficulties or maintain stability by[…..]