Published on : Thursday, August 10, 2017
This railway project has been planned over 688km East Coast Rail Link. It is among the most significant projects in Chinese President Xi Jinping’s mission to build a 21st century ‘Silk Road’ that will connect China with Southeast Asia, Pakistan and Central Asia via land corridors, as well as open up maritime trading routes with the Middle East and Europe.
The ambitious project of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Belt and Road project pushes ahead at full speed to the full construction of the roads and the railways for the enhancement and the advancement of business, tourism and the trade.
Dr Sun Weijia, the Director General of the Counsellors’ Office of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, said that this will connect the Asian countries and ease the travel and transportation.
The Belt and Road Initiative is aiming to promote the international cooperation and tackle challenges facing the global economy by fostering new drivers of global growth and making globalization more inclusive and beneficial for all.
The priority of the Belt and Road Initiative is to improve the policy, infrastructure, trade, financial and people-to-people connectivity in Asia.