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All Portuguese-speaking Countries Move Up in Chinese Infrastructure Development Index

File image of the Chinese-financed and built city of Kilamba Kiaxi, 30 kilometers from Luanda, Angola. Griffin Shea / AFP

All eight of the world’s Portuguese-speaking edged higher in a key Chinese infrastructure development index that assesses the investment climate in 71 countries around the world.

Brazil, Angola, and Portugal were the highest ranked Lusophone states in the 2022 “One Belt, One Road Infrastructure Development Index” that was released last week in Macau.

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