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China Silk Road


Sieren's China: New Silk Road hangs in the balance

May 14, 2020 2:17 pm

The coronavirus pandemic has meant delays and higher costs for the Belt and Road Initiative, but has also presented new possibilities. Beijing needs to find a balance between stability and expansion, says Frank Sieren.

Banarasi silk industry suffers due to coronavirus outbreak

March 02, 2020 3:01 pm

Due to the deadly virus that originated in Wuhan city, India has imposed restrictions on travel and import of 1500 tons of silk from China.

New Silk Road critics are 'prejudiced', China's top diplomat says

March 30, 2019 10:58 am

Speaking to the ruling Communist Party's official People's Daily, Yang Jiechi, who runs the party's foreign affairs committee, said he had noted that some in the international community believed this was a geopolitical tool and would only bring debt traps for participating countries.

China's new 'Silk Road' cannot be one-way, says French President Emmanuel Macron

January 08, 2018 4:41 pm

Unveiled in 2013, the Belt and Road project is aimed at connecting China by land and sea to Southeast Asia, Pakistan and Central Asia, and beyond to the Middle East, Europe and Africa

Will India Join China’s Maritime Silk Road?

February 15, 2014 5:15 am

Like most great powers in the past and as one of the world’s greatest trading nations China wants to be great maritime nation.

China’s Silk Road to Europe

July 02, 2012 6:51 pm

China has opened a new transport corridor from Western China to the Atlantic running the expansive breadth of the Eurasian land mass.