Coronavirus infects Belt&Road too

Uwe Hoering http://www.beltandroad.blog August 2020. With the infrastructure and investment project of the „New Silk Roads“ (BRI) announced in 2013, China promised a worldwide push for development and globalization. But the corona pandemic has thrown all economic forecasts to the winds and intensified the geopolitical confrontation. In mid-March 2020, China’s President Xi Jinping used the„Coronavirus infects Belt&Road too“ weiterlesen

China’s Chernobyl?

Uwe Hoering http://www.beltandroad.blog September 2020. The Corona crisis may well be „China’s Chernobyl“, suggested a columnist in the journal The Diplomat. Will China face a similar fate as the Soviet Union did five years after the nuclear disaster in the Ukraine? The Corona crisis is a serious challenge for the Beijing government. It is jeopardising„China’s Chernobyl?“ weiterlesen