Entries tagged "France"

  • View All Analysis | May 26, 2020, 10:21 a.m.

    Browse our analysis section for news and articles on topics such as China's Belt and Road Initiative (OBOR), the world's evolving digital infrastructure competition, and the stakes for U.S. policy.

  • France Competes with China on Rail | Feb. 19, 2020, 9:32 a.m.

    French train maker Alstom is set to take over a railway unit of Canada's Bombardier in an $8.2 billion deal aimed at giving it the scale to better compete with China's CRRC, which continues to advance in Africa and Asia through the BRI, Nikkei reports.

  • Cambodia Sees $2B in BRI Investment | Jan. 29, 2020, 9:28 a.m.

    China is constructing three new airports in Cambodia as part of a $2 billion investment under the Belt and Road Initiative, Nikkei reports.

  • Macron Visits Xi in Shanghai | Nov. 5, 2019, 10:48 a.m.

    French president Emmanuel Macron will meet with Chinese president Xi Jinping in Shanghai ahead of the China International Import Expo. His visit follows the announcement of a new EU investment screening framework designed to shield European technology and infrastructure from growing Chinese influence.

  • France Halts Japanese Nuclear Project | Dec. 19, 2018, 10:09 a.m.

    The French government recently informed Tokyo of plans to freeze a fast reactor joint project amid rising uranium reserves, which threatens to make redundant Japan's long-standing policy of recycling spent nuclear fuel.

  • France Backs China's Belt and Road Initiative | Jan. 10, 2018, 9:14 a.m.

    During French president Emmanuel Macron's recent trip to China, he promised to pursue a comprehensive and strategic partnership including collaboration on China's Belt and Road initiative.

  • India Pushes for Electric Vehicles, but Lacks Necessary Infrastructure | Oct. 5, 2017, 9:42 a.m.