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The Maritime Silk Road
Anthony Morse explores China’s Belt and Road Initiative and how The Maritime Silk Road will connect key ports across the world, cementing China as a global superpower. From the mega-ports of the Chinese coastline all the way to Greece, Morse discovers how investment is driving economic growth but splitting public opinion.

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Episodes
Ep 1
A City Divided
Watch November 8, 8:00pm
Ep 2
Malaysia On The Silk Road
Watch November 15, 8:00pm
Ep 3
Troubled Waters
Watch November 22, 8:00pm
Ep 4
Partners and Rivals
Watch November 29, 8:00pm
Ep 5
China's Second Continent
Watch December 6, 8:00pm
Ep 6
The Birthplace of Democracy
Watch December 13, 8:00pm
A City Divided
Anthony visits China's super ports and explores how the Maritime Silk Road will address the problems of China's slowing economy. (1 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 8, 8:00pm
Thu Nov 9, 12:00am
Malaysia On The Silk Road
Anthony travels to Malaysia to investigate how the deals being made might affect Malaysia's claims in the South China Sea. (2 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 15, 8:00pm
Thu Nov 16, 12:00am
Troubled Waters
The dispute in the South China Sea is front-and-center as Indonesia attempts to balance relations with China, while the Philippines challenges the economic behemoth. (3 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 22, 8:00pm
Thu Nov 23, 12:00am
Partners and Rivals
Anthony heads to Sri Lanka to see how the country may play a strategic role in the Maritime Silk Road, and how South Asian superpower India may afffect the plan's future.(4 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 29, 8:00pm
Thu Nov 30, 12:00am
China's Second Continent
The Maritime Silk Road moves into Africa as Anthony looks at the growing influence of China on the continent - and the growing suspicion of Chinese influence in the region. (5 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Dec 6, 8:00pm
Thu Dec 7, 12:00am
The Birthplace of Democracy
China's Maritime Silk Road is playing a critical role in the economic recovery of Greece, but there is also an increase of anti-globalization sentiments in Europe. (6 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Dec 13, 8:00pm
Thu Dec 14, 12:00am

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