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China’s belt and road plans face new EU, US competition, but ‘space for cooperation’ remains

China’s belt and road plans face new EU, US competition, but ‘space for cooperation’ remains

China is unlikely to be displaced as the main funder of infrastructure projects among belt and road countries even as alternatives like the Europea ...
Donald Trump is honored with the black belt in Taekwondo even though he does not play the sport

Donald Trump is honored with the black belt in Taekwondo even though he does not play the sport

Former US President Donald Trump received the honorary title "Black Belt" in Taekwondo, although he never practiced this sport. H ...
How China’s power crisis is causing chaos and uncertainty in the hardest-hit northeastern rust belt

How China’s power crisis is causing chaos and uncertainty in the hardest-hit northeastern rust belt

A decision by the regional network operator to suddenly turn off its electricity late last month panicked a fishmonger in Dandong, wondering whethe ...
China’s electricity crisis warns of the rust belt, despite efforts to increase coal supplies and manage electricity

China’s electricity crisis warns of the rust belt, despite efforts to increase coal supplies and manage electricity

China's largest provincial economy in its northeastern rust belt on Monday warned of a worsening electricity shortage, despite government efforts t ...
Does the US offer a high quality alternative to China’s belt and road?

Does the US offer a high quality alternative to China’s belt and road?

When US Secretary of State Antony Blinken unveiled a new partnership with the OECD in Paris this week, the open goal was to fight corruption and pr ...
China begs US companies to invest more in the northeastern rust belt region near Russia and North Korea

China begs US companies to invest more in the northeastern rust belt region near Russia and North Korea

China wants American firms to invest more in its old industrial base in Jilin Province, which borders both Russia and North Korea, to rejuvenate th ...
China must consider environmental impacts and economic fragility in belt and road projects, the study says

China must consider environmental impacts and economic fragility in belt and road projects, the study says

The Belt and Road Initiative was proposed by the Chinese government in 2013 as a kind of Marshall Plan to reduce poverty and boost global trade. ...
What is the difference between the US-operated Blue Dot Network and China’s Belt and Road Initiative?  money

What is the difference between the US-operated Blue Dot Network and China’s Belt and Road Initiative? money

Imitation, it is said, is a "form of flattery," and if that's true then China should feel extremely flattered when other powers (particularly the U ...