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Belt and Road Weekly Investor Intelligence #11

 January 12, 2021 Posted by China Briefing Reading Time: 3   minutes Tuesday, January 12, 2021   Welcome to this week’s issue of China Briefing’s Belt & Road Initiative Weekly Investor Intelligence round up. We explain the impact of China’s Foreign Ministerial visits to Africa last week, why the China-Mauritius FTA is a game changer, examine the new China Foreign Investment Catalogue and 2021 Import-Export rates, discuss the potential for North Korea joining the BRI, and examine the fallout for China and Russia concerning the storming of the US Senate. China’s Foreign Ministerial Visit to Africa: Outcomes and Implications  We examine Wang Yi’s annual African tour and what was accomplished in his five-nation visit last week.  Why the China-Mauritius FTA Opens up the African Belt & Road Teething problems in African bilateral trade could be solved by Mauritius. With a move to services provision, Mauritius is an offshore gateway to Africa with the Pan-African Continental Free Trade