Antigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFPAntigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFP
Antigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFP

China seeks to fill void left by Western ‘neglect’ in Antigua and Barbuda in wake of Hurricane Irma

Chinese-funded projects help islanders rebuild as authorities complain US and other Western countries have not done enough

Topic |   Diplomacy
Antigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFPAntigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFP
Antigua & Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne and China's ambassador to the country, Wang Xianmin, lay a ceremonial nail in Codrington, Barbuda. Photo: AFP
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