China Widens its Silk Road to the World
Date Written: 17/05/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20749
China's new 'Silk Road' initiative is a large-scale, multilateral development Asian project which has the potential to change the shape of the world economy.
Lets cut to the chase. China's new Silk Road initiative is the only large-scale, multilateral development project that the 21st century has seen so far.
There is no counter-offer from the West.
Which is why the two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, starting this Sunday in Beijing, is being set up as a game-changer for the global economy. Here the initiative looks likely to switch to Mark II mode, accelerating into what President Xi Jinping dubbed, at Davos in January, inclusive globalization.