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Where Does Afghanistan Fit in China’s Belt and Road?
May 03, 2016
Where Does Afghanistan Fit in China’s Belt and Road?
Afghanistan can be a hub for the OBOR project, but Kabul needs to capitalize on the potential benefits.
Where Does Afghanistan Fit in China’s Belt and Road?
Georgia: The Key to China's 'Belt and Road'
April 28, 2016
Georgia: The Key to China's 'Belt and Road'
Georgia has become a major hub for China's Silk Road plans, despite being left out entirely in the early stages.
Georgia: The Key to China's 'Belt and Road'
How a Greek Port Became a Chinese 'Dragon Head'
April 25, 2016
How a Greek Port Became a Chinese 'Dragon Head'
The Greek port of Piraeus has become the first pillar of China’s new Maritime Silk Road in Europe.
How a Greek Port Became a Chinese 'Dragon Head'
China's Mediterranean Odyssey
April 19, 2016
China's Mediterranean Odyssey
China has bought Greece’s Piraeus port, but how realistic is Beijing's Mediterranean dream?
China's Mediterranean Odyssey
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
April 09, 2016
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
Plus, the Great Firewall under fire, OBOR, and China picking up Russia's slack in Kyrgyzstan. Friday China links.
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
March 30, 2016
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
China is emphasizing neighborhood diplomacy, but how to actually carry it out?
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
Mongolia's Third Neighbor Policy Blooms
March 28, 2016
Mongolia's Third Neighbor Policy Blooms
"2015 marked increasing diplomatic engagement for Mongolia in East Asia, the Persian Gulf, and even the Americas."
Mongolia's Third Neighbor Policy Blooms
In China, Nepal's PM Seeks Alternative to India
March 23, 2016
In China, Nepal's PM Seeks Alternative to India
Nepal's leader arrived in China on Sunday, full of enthusiasm for deepening trade and transportation links.
In China, Nepal's PM Seeks Alternative to India
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
March 16, 2016
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
With Japan dismissive of China's "Belt and Road," Tokyo is losing prominence in Chinese foreign policy.
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
Can China Jump-Start Its Maritime Silk Road in 2016?
February 12, 2016
Can China Jump-Start Its Maritime Silk Road in 2016?
A Chinese official mentions plans for the MSR in 2016 -- but nothing truly new.
Can China Jump-Start Its Maritime Silk Road in 2016?
How China's 'Belt and Road' Compares to the Marshall Plan
February 06, 2016
How China's 'Belt and Road' Compares to the Marshall Plan
Should we think of "One Belt, One Road" as China's Marshall Plan?
How China's 'Belt and Road' Compares to the Marshall Plan
China's Balancing Act in Iran
January 26, 2016
China's Balancing Act in Iran
Xi Jinping tries to deepen ties with Iran, while not alienating Saudi Arabia.
China's Balancing Act in Iran
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
January 22, 2016
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
Xi Jinping envisions Egypt as a hub for China's Belt and Road initiative.
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
Revealed: China's Blueprint for Building Middle East Relations
January 14, 2016
Revealed: China's Blueprint for Building Middle East Relations
The first "Arab Policy Paper" provides Beijing's official vision for China-Middle East relations.
Revealed: China's Blueprint for Building Middle East Relations
Chinese Company Wins Contract for Deep Sea Port in Myanmar
January 01, 2016
Chinese Company Wins Contract for Deep Sea Port in Myanmar
CITIC Group has won a contract to develop a port in Kyaukpyu on the Bay of Bengal.
Chinese Company Wins Contract for Deep Sea Port in Myanmar
China and Kazakhstan: Roads, Belts, Paths, and Steps
December 17, 2015
China and Kazakhstan: Roads, Belts, Paths, and Steps
China’s ‘Belt and Road’ fits nicely with Nurly Zhol, Kazakhstan’s bright pathway to the future.
China and Kazakhstan: Roads, Belts, Paths, and Steps
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