The belt and road plan is a global vision and needs firm leadership and coordination. Given the risks involved, China needs to think carefully about what form its role will take. Photo: Bloomberg

Risks mean ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ needs firm leadership

Wars, terrorism, diplomatic rows and the vagaries of democracy are all casting a shadow over President Xi Jinping’s grand trade plan

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The belt and road plan is a global vision and needs firm leadership and coordination. Given the risks involved, China needs to think carefully about what form its role will take. Photo: Bloomberg
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