Beijing has introduced a draft regulation to improve risk assessment and management of its foreign investment programme. Photo: Bloomberg

Debt-trap allegations push China to tighten reins on foreign aid programme

  • New regulation calls for better risk assessment and improved management of overseas investment projects
  • Document comes amid rising criticism of infrastructure spending that some observers say has left recipient nations mired in debt
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Beijing has introduced a draft regulation to improve risk assessment and management of its foreign investment programme. Photo: Bloomberg
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Laura Zhou

Laura Zhou

Laura Zhou joined the South China Morning Post's Beijing bureau in 2010. She covers China's diplomatic relations and has reported on topics such as Sino-US relations, China-India disputes, and reactions to the North Korea nuclear crisis, as well as other general news.