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China to invest $900b in Belt and Road Initiative

China announces plans to boost the Belt and Road trade by creating economic corridors and investing nearly $900 billion in countries along the route. Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli said the country is mulling six economic corridors with countries along the Belt … Continue reading

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China-EU co-op to help China’s fast growing digital economy

The director general of BusinessEurope said in a recent interview with Xinhua that China-EU cooperation can help realize growth potential in China’s digital economy. Markus J Beyrer, director general of BusinessEurope, an association of enterprises in 33 European countries, said … Continue reading

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Dubai eyes key role in trade initiatives

Emirate wants to be China’s partner as ‘Belt & Road Initiative’ takes shape Dubai is set to play an important role as the trade, transportation and financial hub for China in the Middle East and Africa as well as be … Continue reading

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Indonesia can use its strength without closing borders

  US Ambassador to Indonesia Robert Blake said on Tuesday that Indonesia could maintain its economic strength without closing its borders to foreign imports, as had been practiced by the President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo administration. “Trade can help Indonesia achieve … Continue reading

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