Chinese paramilitary police officers march past a Belt and Road Forum display at Beijing International Airport. Photo: EPA-EFE

China aims to address ‘debt trap’ criticism at second Belt and Road Forum

  • Beijing seeks to resolve growing concerns about its global infrastructure push in a communique that 37 world leaders will consider on Saturday
  • Greater emphasis said to be placed on projects’ financial and environmental sustainability
Topic |   Belt and Road: 2019 Forum

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Chinese paramilitary police officers march past a Belt and Road Forum display at Beijing International Airport. Photo: EPA-EFE
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China might use this week’s Belt and Road Forum to present success stories to set project standards. Photo: AP

Belt and Road Forum: China tipped to counter critics with showcase projects

  • Beijing might highlight successful schemes in response to claims that the grand plan is ill-defined, observers say
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China might use this week’s Belt and Road Forum to present success stories to set project standards. Photo: AP
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