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Tighter belts and shorter roads plague China’s BRI projects

Controversy has dogged China’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) with Malaysia canceling infrastructure projects worth US$23 billion during the summer because of the exorbitant cost. But while that was the most high-profile case, Beijing is finding that multi-billion-dollar investments are increasingly becoming major election issues in the least expected places. The most recent example […]