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Argentina joins China’s Belt and Road. What are the implications?

Argentina is the latest Latin American nation (the 20th) to become a member of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), an international infrastructure and investment development program initiated in 2013 by Chinese president Xí Jìnpíng 习近平. The Chinese leader and Argentine president Alberto Fernandez officiated Argentina’s involvement in the BRI…
bubmag
March 4, 2022
Belt and Road

EU launches €300bn global bid to challenge China

The European Union (EU) has revealed details of a €300bn (£255bn; $340bn) global investment plan, described as a “true alternative” to China’s Belt and Road strategy. European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, said the Global Gateway scheme should become a trusted brand. China has funded rail, roads and ports…
bubmag
December 2, 2021