China’s BRI spend down 54% in 2020 but ‘green’ funding up

The coronavirus pandemic and its vice-like grip on global markets also impacted China’s flagship Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2020, as official government statistics revealed a 54 percent reduction in overseas investment in BRI countries. Non-BRI-aligned nations fared even worse, with investment in countries not signed up to the global trade and infrastructure initiative … Continue reading China’s BRI spend down 54% in 2020 but ‘green’ funding up