China’s BRI Projects and Its Implications for the Global Economy by Mr. Yaseen Anwar Senior Advisor, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China, (ICBC) Singapore Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 19:00 Katalyst, 1 North Bridge Road, #07-05 High Street Centre Singapore 179094
YCW Singapore was launched in late June 2015, the organization's eighth global chapter. Geographically located within six hours of major cities in China and India, the biggest powers in Asia, Singapore has grown to be the ideal crossroads between East and West. The city-state plays a pivotal role in the West’s engagement with Asia and vice versa. YCW Singapore is well positioned to tap into the country’s robust, multi-racial and large international community to examine the delicate foreign policy dynamics, economic and social interactions between the East and West.
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