From 2000 to 2014, China gave almost US$354.4 billion in aid and other forms of support to 140 countries. Photo: Reuters

Huge foreign aid programmes push China past Japan and India in global influence, report says

China leaps eight places in AidData’s global influence and foreign aid survey, helped by the US$126 billion belt and road infrastructure plan

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From 2000 to 2014, China gave almost US$354.4 billion in aid and other forms of support to 140 countries. Photo: Reuters
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