The Belt & Road Initiative: Scope of Projects and Financing Issues

The Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) is a devel­opment strategy announced by Xi Jinping in 2013. Initially called One Belt One Road (OBOR), it was renamed to better allow it to encompass six land corridors, one maritime corridor, and more recently an Arctic ‘Ice Silk…

BRI: Dispute Resolution and Jurisdictional Issues

The Belt and Road Initiative, one of the largest infrastructure and investment projects ever envisioned, possibly offers interesting opportunities for non-Chinese participation.

Belt & Road Initiative: Business Opportunities and Challenges for European SMEs

The size and scope of China’s Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) warrant European companies, including SMEs, giving it a close look. In fact, according to the European Chamber’s Business Confidence Survey 2018, businesses are doing just that: more than half of respondents saw opportunities in…

BRI: An Optimistic View from Harrogate, UK

The Belt and Road Initiative created by Xi Jinping some five years ago continues to form a major part of China’s international political agenda.

Learning from Japan’s ‘Lost Decade’

The New Rules Governing Chinese Overseas Investment

Outward FDI From China

A New Direction for a New China

Banking on Development

AIIB’s Importance in the New Financial Order

The Global Chinese Citizen

How serving China’s ultra-rich is shaking up the global wealth management industry