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Is anti-Chinese sentiment in Kyrgyzstan strong enough to freeze a key Belt and Road Initiative project?

Construction of a logistics center at the Kyrgyz-Chinese border is stalling Originally published on Global Voices The site of the planned logistics center near At-Bashy. Photo by Aizat Shailoobek kyzy, used with permission. While foreign investment and infrastructure development often bring material benefits, people in Kyrgyzstan, who often migrate for work to other countries, have pushed… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/THAILAND – Pandemic crisis and strong impact on the economy: young people take to the streets

Bangkok – Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha met in recent days about forty CEOs of major Thai companies and businesses to discuss the serious social consequences of the pandemic and its economic impact on Thailand. Businessmen have called for more generous economic aid and a clear plan for vaccination against the Covid-19 virus, given that theLeggi tutto »