The rise of China has become a prominent phenomenon in international relations. In recent years, Beijing has made enormous efforts to boost its influence overseas. The Pacific region, consisting of 14 sovereign island states and a few island territories, is no exception. Since 2006, China’s presence in the region has become more visible. In addition to the increasing number of high-level visits, Chinese aid projects and commercial investment have also grown rapidly. Papua New Guinea (PNG) is...[Show more]
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