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China has its Belt and Road; India, Japan have Growth Corridor

But the success of the Asia-Africa Growth Corridor depends on New Delhi and Tokyo pushing forward their project ahead of Beijing's One Belt, One Road.

Both India and Japan are deeply worried not only about the growing Chinese economic hegemony, but also Beijing's military aggressiveness in its territorial disputes with the two countries.

INDIA and Japan are collaborating on the transcontinental "Asia-Africa Growth Corridor" (AAGC) which is being seen as a counterbalance to China's "One Belt, One Road" (OBOR) initiative. India and Japan believe their initiative is better, and China worries about an overlap.

The AAGC aims...

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