Belt and road

China is shoring up its sphere of influence in Southeast Asia through aid and investment. My story for Deutsche Welle.

Chinees nieuwbouwproject in Phnom Penh. Foto: Ate Hoekstra

Last week, China and Cambodia signed 19 agreements during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s meeting in Phnom Penh with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen that will heavily increase Chinese investment in Cambodia.

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