China in Latin America
By Fausta's Blog on July 18, 2014
Interesting article by Shannon Tiezzi, China’s Goals in South America China’s main goals in South America are economic, but it also hopes to win public and political support. an economic push by China is also a soft power push, as Beijing uses its funding (both public and private) to win goodwill in developing countries. This is also accompanied by China’s hope to increase cultural exchanges and establish more Confucius Institutes in the region. . . .