Strait Talk

China’s Belt and Road Initiative: A Modern Silk Road?

A Chinese freight train, as part of the Belt and Road Initiative, now travels uninterrupted from Xi’an, China to Europe with a transit stop in Turkey. Shamim Chowdhury explains what this means for Turkish businesses and how it’ll impact trade between Turkey and China.

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

Iron Silk Road: Train connecting China to Europe passes Turkey

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

New Silk Road

New Silk Road

What does Turkey stand to gain by joining China’s Belt and Road initiative?

What does Turkey stand to gain by joining China’s Belt and Road initiative?

Rising Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean | US-YPG Oil Deal in Syria

Rising Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean | US-YPG Oil Deal in Syria

Flashpoints in the Eastern Mediterranean

Flashpoints in the Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey-Greece Standoff in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey-Greece Standoff in Eastern Mediterranean

US Strikes Oil Deal With YPG in Northern Syria

US Strikes Oil Deal With YPG in Northern Syria

Turkey-Azerbaijan Military Drills | Turkey-UK Near Free Trade Deal

Turkey-Azerbaijan Military Drills | Turkey-UK Near Free Trade Deal

Turkey-Azerbaijan Hold Military Drills

Turkey-Azerbaijan Hold Military Drills

Turkey and Azerbaijan Conduct Military Drill

Turkey and Azerbaijan Conduct Military Drill

How Close are Turkey and the UK to a Free Trade Agreement?

How Close are Turkey and the UK to a Free Trade Agreement?

Hajj Amid COVID-19 | Turkey Open for Tourism

Hajj Amid COVID-19 | Turkey Open for Tourism

Turkey Looks to Draw Back Travellers

Turkey Looks to Draw Back Travellers

Turkey Promotes Safe Tourism

Turkey Promotes Safe Tourism

Hajj Begins in Saudi Arabia Under COVID-19 Restrictions

Hajj Begins in Saudi Arabia Under COVID-19 Restrictions

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