The Belt and Road Initiative is China’s top development strategy. Introduced by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013, it has attracted attention across the world. Inspired by the ancient Silk Road, which promoted trade and cultural exchanges over 2,000 years ago, the Initiative aims to promote prosperity and development in countries from Asia to Europe and Africa. In this new era of challenges and opportunities, countries are eager to cooperate for mutual benefits.

2017-05-03 15:03 GMT+8

By Mi Xue