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- Belt and Road Initiative
- environment conservation
- Southeast Asia
- Maritime Silk Road
By extending into Latin America, China's Belt and Road is filling a vacuum for much-needed local infrastructure. However, environmental and labor concerns linger.
Xi Jinping's Belt and Road has been subjected to a flurry of academic criticism, a sign of brewing discontent over what is seen as excessive spending on 'foreign aid'.
Southeast Asia is the center of a global tsunami of construction.