Singapore - the bellwether of the global economy

Singapore's highly permeable pro-business market (ranked most competitive globally by the world Economic Forum) is often regarded as the bellwether of the global economy.

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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (21 - 27 Nov 2019)

The U.S., Japan and Australia unveiled the Blue Dot Network at a summit in Bangkok earlier this month. The initiative is not intended to be a financing pipeline. 

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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (14 - 20 Nov 2019)

In Greece, in Egypt and in France, top Chinese officials promoted the Belt and Road Initiative this week, defying U.S. skepticism toward the infrastructure-building program, and making clear their intent to expand its footprint in Europe.

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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (7 - 13 Nov 2019)

Australia joined the United States and Japan in announcing the Blue Dot Network this week, a scheme some observers have billed as a rival to China's Belt and Road Initiative.


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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (31 Oct - 6 Nov 2019)

The Chinese vice minister of commerce announced that the country would establish new pilot project Free Trade Zones (FTZs) in six provinces across the country.

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