A worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: APA worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: AP
A worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: AP

Lessons for China in failed US Silk Road initiative

Washington’s plan was underfunded and under-resourced compared with Beijing’s ‘Belt and Road’ scheme

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
A worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: APA worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: AP
A worker walks on a 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure on display outside the National Convention Centre, the venue for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing. Photo: AP
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