Waiting for… Marco Polo. Or the revival of the Silk Road

September 19, 2007

Another consequence of the rise of China:

The FT reports:

“China and seven countries in and around central Asia have reached a preliminary agreement to build a $19.2bn (£9.6bn) modern-day equivalent to the historic “Silk Road” trade route between China and Europe. “

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