RWR’s Ricardo Barrios Comments on BRI in Latin America in Dialogo Chino

RWR’s Senior Ana­lyst, Ricar­do Bar­rios, was fea­tured in a piece writ­ten for Dial­o­go Chi­no on July 30, authored by Fer­min Koop. In the arti­cle, titled, “Coro­n­avirus Reshapes Belt and Road in Latin Amer­i­ca,” Mr. Bar­rios notes, We are enter­ing into a new phase of BRI in Latin Amer­i­ca, as Chi­na has been forced to trans­form the initiative…China has less mon­ey to lend and is being more selec­tive about how it uses it, while it ...

RWR’s Ricardo Barrios Offers Views on China’s “Go West” Plan in South China Morning Post

On June 26, the South China Morning Post covered the potential political risk factors at play in Beijing's efforts to develop the Central and Western regions of the country, given the human rights issues that have gained such profile in the country's treatment of the Uighur population Xinjiang. In this article, RWR's Ricardo Barrios made the following observation,

RWR’s Roger Robinson Comments in Financial Times on DoD List of PLA Contractors

On June 24, the Financial Times reported on a new list of Chinese companies published by the U.S. Department of Defense that identifies those entities determined to be both tied to the Chinese military (the Peoples Liberation Army) and operating in the the United States. The list was published per requirements laid out in the 1999 National Defense Authorization Act that had never been fulfilled and included several publicly-traded ...