hong kong cross harbour tunnel, heavy traffic in the city and highway

Success of BRI depends on policy reforms

China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) could speed up economic development but it must be accompanied by deep policy reforms that increase transparency and mitigate corruption risks.

Thailand's growth to pick up in 2020

The World Bank projects Thailand’s growth to gradually increase from the expected 3.5 percent in 2019 to 3.6 and 3.7 percent in 2020 and 2021.