US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday announced US$113 million in new technology, energy and infrastructure initiatives in emerging Asia in a speech defining the economic aspect of President Donald Trump’s “Indo-Pacific” strategy. Photo: AFP

Australia says partnership with US and Japan in Asia isn’t meant to challenge China

The United States is competing with China’s ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ with a US$113 million Asian investment programme

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday announced US$113 million in new technology, energy and infrastructure initiatives in emerging Asia in a speech defining the economic aspect of President Donald Trump’s “Indo-Pacific” strategy. Photo: AFP
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