BTJ 6/16 - All roads lead to Beijing. Setting the world's agenda with the New Silk Road
Publication date: 2017-02-06
On paper the chief goal of the so-called One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative is...
... making China and Europe the twin engines of future-proof global growth thanks to improving connectivity, increasing trade and investment, tightening financial integration, as well as strengthening international relations.
On the other hand, some suspect that what’s believed to be the signature legacy of China's President Xi Jinping's tenure has its unstated or even denied objectives.
This way or another, the Baltic, and particularly the south-eastern part, has its stake in playing Beijing's game.
All roads lead to Beijing, by Przemysław Myszka