Making waves in West, China luring Pacific islands with Belt and Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping. Picture: REUTERS

PORT MORESBY, 16 NOVEMBER 2018 (REUTERS) – President Xi Jinping will showcase China’s Belt and Road initiative to Pacific leaders at a regional summit on Friday, diplomats say, with Western countries watching warily for signs of Beijing’s growing clout. The competition for influence between China and Western allies Australia, New Zealand and the United States, […]

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