The Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: XinhuaThe Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: Xinhua
The Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: Xinhua

China’s investments the least popular of its diplomacy efforts in South and Central Asia, report suggests

  • US$126 billion committed by Chinese agencies and banks in 17 years, with over half going to Pakistan and Kazakhstan
  • Infrastructure ‘dwarfs Beijing’s other diplomacy tools in scale and visibility’ but can be divisive, researchers find
Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
The Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: XinhuaThe Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: Xinhua
The Multan-Sukkur Motorway in Pakistan was supported by Chinese investment. Photo: Xinhua
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