Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP

Australia’s Victoria back in the spotlight for going it alone on belt and road agreement with China

  • State Premier Daniel Andrews was publicly criticised by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison for signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in October 2018
  • Local press reports also emerged last week, while the deal was also criticised by pro-democracy protests this week relating to China’s handling of Hong Kong

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signed the memorandum of understanding with China supporting its Belt & Road Initiative in October 2019. Photo: AAP
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