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Discovering the creation era of ancient paintings at Mogao Grottoes, China

Mogao Grottoes is located in the western end of the Hexi Corridor along the ancient Silk Road in Dunhuang, China. From 366 to 1368 AD, a large group of Buddha caves were constructed that consists of 735 caves, 45,000 m2 mural paintings, and 2,415 argillaceous painted sculptures. Show More Summary

China's modern Silk Road hits political, financial hurdles

BEIJING (AP) — China's plan for a modern Silk Road of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe hit a $14 billion pothole in Pakistan.

China's new Silk Road hits political, financial hurdles

China's plan for a modern Silk Road of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe hit a $14 billion pothole in Pakistan. Pakistan's relations with Beijing are so … Click to Continue »

Macron begins China state visit at Silk Road gateway

last weekNews : The Newsroom

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday launched a state visit to China in Xian -- the starting point of the ancient Silk Road -- in a nod to his counterpart's scheme to revive the famous trading route. Macron will visit the northern...Show More Summary

Macron endorses China's Silk Road but warns against 'hegemony'

last weekNews : The Newsroom

French President Emmanuel Macron urged Europe Monday to take part in China's massive Silk Road infrastructure project but warned against "hegemony", saying both sides should share the benefits. Macron, on the first day of a state visit,...Show More Summary

Did ancient irrigation technology travel Silk Road?

(Washington University in St. Louis) Using satellite imaging and drone reconnaissance, archaeologists from Washington University in St. Louis have discovered an ancient irrigation system that allowed a farming community in northwestern China to raise livestock and cultivate crops in one of the world's driest desert climates.

Did ancient irrigation technology travel Silk Road?

Using satellite imaging and drone reconnaissance, archaeologists from Washington University in St. Louis have discovered an ancient irrigation system that allowed a farming community in arid northwestern China to raise livestock and cultivate crops in one of the world's driest desert climates.

Ancient China: Satellite and Drone Imagery of Prehistoric Silk Road Corridor Reveals Long-Lost Irrigation Network

2 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

The system, dated to around the 3rd or 4th century A.D. and lost for centuries, lies in the foothills of the Tian Shan Mountains.

China’s Ambitious New ‘Port’: Landlocked Kazakhstan

2 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

In a wilderness of frozen desert, China and Kazakhstan are reviving a Silk Road land bridge between Asia and Europe, reshaping trade and geopolitics.

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Take a Tour of the Red-Hot Center of Chinese Counterfeiting

3 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Beijing’s Silk Road market peddles much more than Louis Vuitton knock-offs, and it’s only the retail arm of China’s vast, billion-dollar counterfeiting empire.

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'Stupid idea' propels trail-blazing Silk Road runner

The world today is enough to make some people want to get up and just run to the ends of the Earth, so that's what Kai Markus decided to do. Troubled by what he sees as growing bigotry and division in the world, the German management...Show More Summary

Silk Road Fever Grips The Russian Far East And Boosts Economy

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, China's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure projects dotting the landscape... If you are looking for the latest breakthroughs in trans-Eurasian geoeconomics, you should keep an eye on the East – the Russian Far East. Show More Summary

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Mysterious Silk Road

It’s almost common knowledge that the deep web exists, going by names such as the undernet, deepnet, and many others. It’s most well known for being the underbelly of the internet, as it should be. Because of the anonymity it provides, the deep web is full of all of the ugly things about the world. Show More Summary

From The Caucasus To The Balkans, China's Silk Roads Are Rising

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, With its focus on Central Asia and Eastern Europe, the Belt and Road Initiative can be seen as fulfilling a strategy of challenging the West that can be traced back to Mao... The 19th Chinese...Show More Summary

Work starts on Hungary-Serbia rail line financed by China

Officials have inaugurated the reconstruction of the railway line between Serbia and Hungary, a project financed mostly by China and its "new Silk Road" initiative to expand commercial ties with … Click to Continue »

Silk Road's 'Wild Boar' needs the thrill of the chase

When Candace Chong Mui Ngam’s “Wild Boar” premiered in Cantonese in the playwright’s native Hong Kong in 2012, the South China Morning Post described the play as “exploring how urbanites react when they are trapped like wild animals.” At Silk Road Rising in Chicago, where the play currently is...

How Turkey, Iran, Russia, And India Are Playing The New Silk Roads

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, A pacified Syria is key to the economic integration of Eurasia through energy and transportation connections... Vladimir Putin, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani will hold a summit this Wednesday in Sochi to discuss Syria. Show More Summary

The Arctic Silk Road: A Huge Leap Forward For China And Russia

Authored by Federico Pieraccini via The Strategic Culture Foundation, The Silk Road, renamed the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), is developing infrastructure along land and sea trade routes. However, little is known about China’s initiative...Show More Summary

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