The Maritime Silk Road is China’s grand trillion dollar plan to link up 65 countries, and 4.4 billion people – that’s over 60 percent of the world’s population. It will create new trading routes, and cement China’s position as a global superpower. How will this impact all our lives?
In this episode, we visit China’s super ports of the future and explore how China’s Maritime Silk Road will address the problems of China’s slowing economy. Also, China’s plans have split public opinion in Hong Kong. Thousands of people have gathered in Hong Kong to protest against China.