Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP
Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP

US warms up to ‘Belt and Road’ business potential

But success of the China-led initiative rests on transparency and private sector input, Washington warns

Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP
Matt Pottinger, US National Security Council senior director for East Asia, arrives for the opening ceremony of the belt and road forum in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: AP
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