Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says many the Belt and Road Initiative projects have kept running throughout the pandemic and Beijing is increasing its investment. Photo: Reuters
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says many the Belt and Road Initiative projects have kept running throughout the pandemic and Beijing is increasing its investment. Photo: Reuters
Diplomacy

Belt and Road Initiative: China ups investment despite coronavirus and doubters

  • Beijing’s backing of landmark scheme is increasing, foreign minister tells forum
  • The digital Silk Road is up for special attention as China and partners work together on e-commerce, digital traffic corridors and information ports

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says many the Belt and Road Initiative projects have kept running throughout the pandemic and Beijing is increasing its investment. Photo: Reuters
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says many the Belt and Road Initiative projects have kept running throughout the pandemic and Beijing is increasing its investment. Photo: Reuters
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