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The Old Belt & Road is Over, New Era Begins, Says Top China Analyst Richard McGregor

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With the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing now wrapped up, some of the world’s top China analysts are beginning to reflect on the key themes that emerged at this year’s event and what it says about the future of Belt and Road.

Richard McGregor, a senior fellow at the Lowy Institute in Australia and a prominent China journalist/author, told CNBC on Tuesday that it’s evident the Belt and Road as we know it, is now over:

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