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Renminbi tracker: How global is the renminbi?

Our Renminbi Globalisation Index has tracked the internationalisation of China’s currency since 2011

Our Renminbi Globalisation Index has tracked the internationalisation of China’s currency since 2011

Trade beyond borders | 24 May 2021

A sustainable Belt and Road – in good times and bad

As sustainability comes to the forefront, learn about the progress being made to ‘green’ Belt and Road.

As sustainability comes to the forefront, learn about the progress being made to ‘green’ Belt and Road.

29 May 2020

Belt and Road in the face of disruption

Infrastructure development goals of Belt and Road are reinforced by disruptions that highlight the need for economic resilience.

Infrastructure development goals of Belt and Road are reinforced by disruptions that highlight the need for economic resilience.

27 May 2020

I ran across 44 markets in 90 days and it changed my life: Jack’s story

Jack was chosen to run across 44 markets in 90 days in the world-first Belt and Road Relay

Jack was chosen to run across 44 markets in 90 days in the world-first Belt and Road Relay

22 Apr 2020

Driving private capital into ASEAN’s Belt and Road

Public-sector infrastructure funding is falling short in ASEAN. Can private Belt and Road funding plug the gap?

Public-sector infrastructure funding is falling short in ASEAN. Can private Belt and Road funding plug the gap?

28 Jan 2020

Time to shine: ASEAN SMEs in the Belt and Road

As the backbone of the ASEAN economy, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are seeing increasing opportunities in the Belt and…

As the backbone of the ASEAN economy, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are seeing increasing opportunities in the Belt and…

28 Jan 2020

Belt and Road in Africa: East Africa’s early advantage

What does the future hold for one of the first B&R frontiers in Africa?

What does the future hold for one of the first B&R frontiers in Africa?

6 Sep 2019

Belt and Road in Africa: More seats at the table

As BRI expands further into Africa, international firms begin to seize on investment opportunities.

As BRI expands further into Africa, international firms begin to seize on investment opportunities.

6 Sep 2019

Belt and Road: China’s credit crunch

With state-owned companies ordered to reduce debt, the flow of finance into Belt and Road projects is set to alter.

With state-owned companies ordered to reduce debt, the flow of finance into Belt and Road projects is set to alter.

18 Apr 2019

A historic traversing of new trade routes

The Belt & Road Initiative will pave the way for more cross-border trade that will benefit the economies of the…

The Belt & Road Initiative will pave the way for more cross-border trade that will benefit the economies of the…

Trade beyond borders | 2 Apr 2019

An optimist’s view on climate-friendly infrastructure

Why there’s huge appetite among infrastructure investors for going green

Why there’s huge appetite among infrastructure investors for going green

Trade beyond borders | 8 Jun 2018

China’s Belt and Road gains traction

China’s foreign investment could double by 2020 – good news for global growth

China’s foreign investment could double by 2020 – good news for global growth

Trade beyond borders | 2 Dec 2016

Why Africa needs Asia to reach its growth potential

Asia is poised to play dominant role in Africa’s future growth in the wake of Brexit

Asia is poised to play dominant role in Africa’s future growth in the wake of Brexit

Trade beyond borders | 13 Oct 2016