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Belt and Road takes Indonesia closer to electrification goal
Late last year, the first phase of Indonesia's Belt and Road Initiative-backed Jawa 7 thermal electricity plant came online.
19 Feb 2020
Overseas construction firms flock to Myanmar
Strategically located between China and India, Myanmar is the largest country on the Southeast Asian mainland.
12 Feb 2020
High-tech future for Bangladesh
Crowning the Bay of Bengal and linking India to Southeast Asia, Bangladesh has been a success story in recent years, with its economic growth averaging 7% a year over the past decade.
5 Feb 2020
Nigerian Free Trade Zone set to grow after decade
Late last year, Nigeria’s China-backed Ogun-Guangdong Free Trade Zone (OGFTZ) celebrated 10 years of continuous operation and growth.
29 Jan 2020
Green orange orchard a winner
Self-made industrialist Li Tao-tak (at left, main picture) was born and raised in Hong Kong; he retired from the plastic mould business in 2011 and invested HK$200 million (US$26 million) to establish Zhanxiang Farm in the Hunan Province.
22 Jan 2020
Malaysia rail link back on track
Work is set to resume on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), the Belt and Road Initiative project that will ultimately directly connect the east and west coasts of Peninsular Malaysia with a dedicated train service for the first time.
15 Jan 2020
Secure supply blockchain for diamonds
Diamonds are forever, a girl’s best friend and very popular with both investors and fashionistas the world over, not least in Mainland China.
8 Jan 2020
Farmers take on the world
The label “factory of the world” is often aptly pinned to Mainland China – and the factory is rapidly upgrading as supply chains becoming more complex and sophisticated.
2 Jan 2020
Toytown takes to road
Toy boxes have received a run of upgrades in recent years as toy manufacturers in the city and nearby parts of Mainland China integrate toys, high-tech applications and scientific knowhow.
24 Dec 2019
Co-productions make mark in Tokyo
Although the Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) is undoubtedly one of the biggest events on the city's cultural calendar, in 2019 it found itself sharing the spotlight with both the enthronement of Emperor Naruhito and the Rugby World Cup.
18 Dec 2019
Egypt’s new capital features Iconic Belt and Road tower
Should all go according to plan, in about two years' time, Egypt will once again be home to Africa's tallest building – after an interval of almost half a century.
11 Dec 2019
Arthouse cinema boost – in Shanxi
Now in its third year, the Pingyao International Film Festival's focus on lower-budget arthouse cinema from Mainland China and around the world makes it somewhat unique among the mainland's ever-growing number of movie marketplaces.
4 Dec 2019
Belt and Road delivers clean water to Bangladesh
Late last month, Sheikh Hasina Wazed, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, was the guest of honour at the official opening of the Padma (Jashaldia) Water Treatment Plant.
27 Nov 2019
Springboard to opportunities
Hong Kong enterprises sought to expand into the Mainland China market by exhibiting at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai.
20 Nov 2019
More than nine lives for this brand
Toby Black, the edgy yet charismatic little black cat, is a hot-selling character created by Azona (Asia) Limited. The cartoon feline has already achieved strong momentum in Mainland China’s fashion market.
13 Nov 2019
Factory of the world goes green
The factory of the world is fast becoming the sustainable factory of the world as manufacturers in Mainland China adopt green manufacturing and churn out environmentally friendly products and services.
6 Nov 2019
Young furniture buyers get smart
A wide range of smart furniture was on offer at the notably competitive 2019 China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), held in Guangzhou in March.
30 Oct 2019
Milk set to flow from Russia
As well as the expected investment opportunities opening up in Russia's Far East in such sectors as logistics, tourism and border trade, the potential of its agricultural industries is also starting to attract attention.
23 Oct 2019
Belt and Road-backed generators power Iraq
Investment sourced within the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative is set to help transform Iraq's electricity-generation sector as the Middle Eastern nation looks to address its growing power shortfall.
16 Oct 2019
Belt and Road boosts Egypt’s ports
The Egyptian government signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hutchison Ports – a subsidiary of CK Hutchison, the Hong Kong-listed conglomerate – in August relating to the construction of a container terminal in the port of Abu Qir on the country's Mediterranean coast.
9 Oct 2019
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