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Belt and road initiative

Works on Thai-Chinese high-speed rail to commence in 2019

The Thai government will begin construction of the first phase of the remaining three sections of the Thai-Chinese high-speed rail between Bangkok and Nakhon...
China plans free trade zone in the Golden Triangle

China is looking to establish a free trade zone at the section of the Mekong where the river forms the border between Myanmar and...
Agreement signed to build China-Myanmar Economic Corridor

Myanmar and China signed a memorandum of understanding to set up the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor (CMEC) as part of Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative,...
Myanmar significantly scales down Chinese-backed port project

The Myanmar government is scaling down plans for a Chinese-backed port on its western coast in Kyaukpyu in a move to avoid running into...