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Obrigado, China: The dark underbelly of Sino-Luso relations

The recently held Macau Forum, where China reinforced its commitment to its Lusophone brethren with a US$290 million loan package, has thrust this seemingly incongruous bilateral diplomatic and trade union into the spotlight. The Macau Forum, shorthand for the verbosely titled “Forum for Economic Cooperation between China and the Portuguese-speaking Countries,” was established in October 2003 […]