“一带一路”倡议将以沿线国中心城市为支撑，以重点合作经贸园区为平台，完善基础设施建设，推动国家间贸易和投资，以实现区域的共荣共赢。 2017年5月北京一带一路峰会，明确实施的五个主要方向和着力点（简称：“五通”）：政策沟通、设施联通、贸易畅通、资金融通、民心相通。 其中，大量在建和即将建设的基础设施工程，将成为一带一路战略“设施联通”的最重要组成部分。
Pressing the Global Reset Button (全球化形勢重新佈局)
As the protectionist spirit takes hold across the North Atlantic, Dean Houmin Yan describes how China’s One Belt One Road project is promoting connectivity and collaboration across Eurasia using the Public-Private-Partnership model, and how China is emerging as a surprise champion of global free trade.
Globalization to withstand protectionist challenges (以全球化應對貿易保護主義挑戰)
Dr Isabel Yan, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, discusses the efficacy of President Trump’s protectionist policy, the future of UK-EU relations in the wake of Brexit, and how the One Belt One Road project is boosting economic cooperation.
China - Shipbuilder for the world (中國 - 世界造船基地)
Dr Sheng Li is President of Shanghai shipbroker HIT Marine, and a DBA alumnus of the College of Business. Here he tells of how he got into the shipbuilding industry, how China got to be the world’s No.1 shipbuilding nation, and what the future holds for the industry. We follow with two articles by Dr Li illustrating two aspects of the Chinese shipbuilding industry: the importance of international brand building, and the boom-bust rollercoaster of the past 10 years.
Effective leadership takes courage and life long learning (領導得力：要勇氣，也要終身學習)
Dr Brian To, OBE, is a global strategist, Senior Practice Professor of Strategy and Leadership, Senior Fellow at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and Adjunct Professor at the College of Business. He is an adviser and coach to Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and distinguished family owned enterprises in Asia, Europe and North America. Here Dr To discusses ethics in the new Chinese economy, management education, and the importance of leadership.
The Broadband Silk Road (絲綢之路，意蘊深長)
After a century of marginalisation, Central Asia transit routes are once again taking centre stage. City Business Magazine editor Eric Collins investigates the nature of the historical Silk Road, and asks why China is unveiling a new version for the 21st century.
One Belt One Road — the role of Hong Kong (一帶一路：香港擔任的角色)
Hong Kong is pivotally placed to contribute to One Belt One Road. Dean Houmin Yan describes how the College of Business at CityU and Tsinghua University, Beijing will play a role in setting up an International PPP Specialist Centre of Excellence for Public Transport Logistics.