The new China-led investment bank AIIB and its geo-strategical meaning

Horta, Korinna ; Wang, Wawa ; Sausmikat, Nora

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The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), irst proposed by China in October 2013, opened for business in January 2016. The AIIB is not only a bank it is also part of the new "assertive" foreign policy line. After the going out strategy starting in 2000 China emerged as a global player building alliances, signing bilateral cooperation treaties and FTAs especially with the Asian neighbor states. With the assumption of oice of the Xi Jinping administration in 2013 this well-prepared popular dream of renewed national greatness was translated into policy.

Document type: Article
Publisher: Stiftung Asienhaus
Place of Publication: Köln
Date: 2016
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 30 October 2017
Faculties / Institutes: Miscellaneous > Individual person
DDC-classification: Political science
Controlled Subjects: China, Asiatische Infrastrukturinvestmentbank, Wirtschaftsbeziehungen
Uncontrolled Keywords: China, Asiatische Infrastrukturinvestmentbank, Wirtschaftsbeziehungen / China, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, Economic Relations
Subject (classification): Politics
Countries/Regions: China
Collection: Blickwechsel
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