China’s #Beijing , #Shanghai , #Guangzhou , #Wuhan , #Changsha and #Wuxi will be the first six pilot cities for the development of smart city infrastructure and connected vehicles, two ministries announced today.
EU and US relaunch push for own version of China’s Belt and Road. Sseek to put infrastructure initiative on G7 agenda to counter Beijing’s global reach But what is their constructive agenda and how much capital are they willing to put behind it?
China said on Thursday it had suspended an economic agreement with Australia, in an apparent tit-for-tat response to Canberra's scrapping a Belt and Road infrastructure pact and threat to undo a deal leasing Darwin Port to a Chinese company.
President Biden said the U.S. is ‘way behind’ in improving its transportation grid and needs to do so to keep up with China, as he promoted his $1.9 trillion infrastructure proposal at an Amtrak train station in Philadelphia
To what extent does the integration of Chinese information technology and digital infrastructure create challenges for alliance intelligence and defence cooperation? Explore the security-related concerns regarding China’s Digital Silk Road in our report:
COMPETITION: @PresElectBiden says transit infrastructure is key to America's competitiveness in the global marketplace, and is desperately needed to compete with China, which currently has 23,000 miles of high speed rail - two-thirds of the world's total
China has built the world's largest broadband network infrastructure under a program launched in 2015 that aims to increase broadband speed and lower rates for Internet services. Now, the country pledges to carry on the task.
I hear again & again how effective the Chinese state is. That's a myth. Some get that idea because of China's rapid growth in recent decades & the pace of infrastructure development. But both are misleading. MORE