geopolitical | China’s ‘New Silk Road' gets a glossy new image

China’s ‘New Silk Road’ gets a glossy new image

President Xi denies the Belt and Road Initiative is a just a ‘China club’ but critics are unlikely to be impressed

August 28, 2018 6:58 PM (UTC+8)
China's 'New Silk Roads' have become an extension of Beijing’s global ambitions. Photo: iStock
China's 'New Silk Roads' have become an extension of Beijing’s global ambitions. Photo: iStock