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China Focus: Belt and Road Initiative a boost to China, regional economy

2015-04-27 08:42:03       source:Xinhua News Agency

April 26, 2015

"The Belt and Road Initiative will not only help China's own economy, but also those of the whole region through trade and investment.

The Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road, international trade and infrastructure projects proposed by China, will bring growth opportunities for all countries involved, said Zhang Yansheng, an economist with the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).

The Belt is an overland network bringing together China, central Asia, Russia and Europe; linking China with the Persian Gulf and the Mediterranean Sea, and connecting China with Southeast Asia, South Asia and the Indian Ocean."

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