Connectivity

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and Road alternative -report

The unnamed official was quoted as saying the plan involving the four regional partners was still “nascent” and “won’t be ripe enough to be announced’ during Australian Prime Minister Turnbull’s visit to the United States later this week.

Amping up its position on China the US blocks Chinese steel through Vietnam

China’s excess production capacity of both metals has emerged as a major trade irritant for the United States and Europe, prompting them to consider new steps to protect domestic industries and jobs from a flood of Chinese imports.

High-level Pakistan-China-Afghan talks underway in Beijing

The dialogue is part of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s initiative for strengthening of relations and developing cooperation between the three countries.

As energy markets evolve, blockchain powers up

“What the internet did for communications, blockchain will do for trusted transactions, and the energy and utility industry is no exception,” said Stephen Callahan

Bangladesh, Bhutan, India – hydropower treaty soon

Power Division sources said Bhutan has the capacity to produce 25,000 MW hydroelectricity and this can be imported to Bangladesh.