Kyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: HandoutKyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: Handout
Kyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: Handout

Myanmar scales back China-funded Kyauk Pyu port project in Rakhine state due to debt concerns

The Kyauk Pyu port is a key part of Beijing’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative, aimed at expanding trade links across the world, but many in Myanmar are also wary of becoming too dependent on China

Topic |   Myanmar’s changing ties with China
Kyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: HandoutKyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: Handout
Kyauk Pyu port in Myanmar. Photo: Handout
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