As a country sharing border with China, Afghanistan has been maintaining a close relationship with Beijing for security and regional development. Through Belt and Road Initiative projects, the connectivity between the two countries is expected to get enhanced.
If concerns of regional security are adequately addressed, Afghanistan could attract foreign investment, export minerals, and develop transport services. China could benefit from the opened up transport routes and mineral resources Afghanistan offers. Both sides are thus keen to reap opportunities from a secure trade environment. Read More.