The US, Australia, and the UK have recently seen an upsurge of fears of China’s increasing influence in both countries. In Australia, the debate is about China’s involvement in industry and business in the country, whereas in the US the worry is about the potential takeover of a major American industry: film. In the UK, debate has raged about China’s involvement in the building of a new nuclear plant, first approved, then tabled, now going ahead once more. This pieceThis piece looks at what China may be hoping to get out of this deal.
What do you think? Are these fears on point? Overblown? Or not enough?