Security forces near a sign that reads “First Pakistani Branch in China” in Gwadar. Photo: Bloomberg

Explained: Belt and Road Initiative

  • Supporters laud it as a bold initiative that fulfils the needs of emerging markets for infrastructure investment
  • But critics warn of a lack of transparency and sustainability, while some countries have re-evaluated deals
Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative

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Security forces near a sign that reads “First Pakistani Branch in China” in Gwadar. Photo: Bloomberg
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