What China is trying to do and masking it as helping developing countries is nothing like what the IMF and World Bank have done in the past. BRI projects targeting developing countries can and will lead to a lot of deforestation and depletion of natural resources. India should work on taking back the power in […]
Chinese influence and interference in the Himalayan country has increased and the Communist government has laid a red carpet for Chinese officials and companies.
A Nepal government report pointed to Beijing encroaching on about 36 hectares of Nepal’s land and also that it stood to lose a further several hundred hectares of land to Beijing.
Huawei, the Chinese company which has been infamous for hacking and data theft, hacked 200 Nepali websites, including some government websites.
Chinese Nationals hacked ATMs of many prominent banks including Nepal Rashtriya Bank and this caused massive public outrage against China.
Chinese people and companies were found to be involved in bride trafficking, hacking, and data theft in Nepal.
There is a growing fear in Nepal that China’s debt drap diplomacy encroaching land, water, air may follow in Nepal.
It is for the people of the two countries to realise that the destiny and fortune of both are inter-linked and any attempts by forces inimical to the interests of both the civilizations have to be resisted and terminated.
The BRI initiated by China was portrayed as a challenge to a unipolar world in favor of multi-polarity, non-intervention in internal matters of other countries, egalitarian and fairer financial structures and institutions along with lasting partnerships for mutual development marked by cooperation not domination. However, BRI has morphed into anything but these objectives.