Why you should you care about China’s Belt and Road?
The Chinese Belt and Road project, also known as One Belt, One Road, is an initiative that will see countries along the Belt and Road make up an ‘economic co-operation area’ that will account for almost 65% of the world’s population and 37% of global GDP. New Zealand and China signed a ground-breaking memorandum of understanding on the Belt and Road Initiative in March.
NZ China Council Executive Director Stephen Jacobi spoke to Radio New Zealand’s Wallace Chapman about the Belo and Road and why New Zealanders should care about the initiative.
Listen to the interview here: