I see that China’s leadership has tried to keep on the one hand, the old traditions of Chinese politics and culture, whilst on the other hand, give a chance to make China more modern and give China a chance to be one of the best economic players in the world.
Global survey shows more people keen on Chinese solutions to international issues
【High-level Interview】 Vietnamese Scholar: BRI Can Integrate the World Economy and Trade into a Unified Internet
Scholars in Vietnam believe that BRI will bring lots of opportunities to Vietnam’s infrastructure construction, regional economic and trade cooperation and help promote its economic development and integration into the region
【High-level Interview】Philippine Scholar: China Plays an Important Role in Philippines’ Infrastructure Construction
It is hard to connect the Philippines’ domestic markets to each other. That is, there are serious problems in the infrastructure of the Philippines. China can play a very important role in its infrastructure.
China and Europe are both proponents of an inclusive trade system where the predictability and certainty provided by them is a balancing force against unilateralism. The global multilateral arrangement could have easily reached its tipping point if it was not for the willingness of China and Europe to keep it functioning.
A 2015 IMF report ranks Pakistan third among countries facing such scarcity, with 2025 seen as a crisis point, if not before. BRI is an opportunity that Pakistan intends to fully utilize to overcome its trade and energy deficiencies.
“I think we support the Belt and Road. Thailand would like to make sure the Belt and Road can be linked with our internal infrastructure project, particularly in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).”
“During the course of our history, as a commonwealth country and way back into the British Empire where Britain was connected by trade to most countries in the world, there has always been a spirit of adventure directed towards connecting countries and promoting trade.”
It is impossible for the U.S. to sit idly by because as a hegemonic superpower, it constantly desires dominance of the global system. The U.S. considers the BRI a challenge to its hegemony.
Bullying cannot lead to cooperation, and hegemony cannot bring about development.
【BRI Ambassador Interview】Ambassador of Greece: Greece Is China’s Prominent Maritime Partner and Land-Sea Corridor
“What we want is to strengthen the already excellent collaboration we have with China in terms of investment, yet there are also more areas we can improve cooperation such as trade, technological collaboration, agriculture, and tourism.”
【BRI Ambassador Interview】Tunisian Ambassador to China: Tunisia Expects to Play More Active Role in Belt and Road
“The Chinese government is now encouraging Chinese enterprises to go global and invest abroad. The two countries have great space for cooperation in the EU market, African and Arab markets, and other areas.”