China’s legislature formally chose Li Keqiang as premier on Friday, installing an English-speaking bureaucrat as the man in charge of the economy, the world’s second-largest, and its aim of reviving growth through consumer-led expansion. The largely rubber-stamp National People’s Congress, as expected, chose Li, 57, to replace Wen Jiabao. Nearly […]Read more ›
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Indian policy-makers have long been wary of a string of strategically located ports being built by Chinese companies in its neighborhood, as India beefs up its military clout to compete with its Asian rival. Management of Gwadar port, around 600 km (370 miles) from Karachi and close to Pakistan’s […]Read more ›