The Karakoram Highway in Gilgit-Baltistan, a precursor to today’s China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Photo: Shutterstock

Highway to sell: How $55b trade corridor rekindled China-Pakistan love affair

A US$55 billion programme to link the routes of China’s Belt and Road plan through Pakistan has revived a relationship that began with the Karakorum Highway – even if critics blame it for mischief in Kashmir

Topic |   Belt and Road: 2017 Summit

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The Karakoram Highway in Gilgit-Baltistan, a precursor to today’s China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Photo: Shutterstock
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