Will Doig

Will Doig is a journalist covering urban development and infrastructure in Asia and beyond. His book, "High-Speed Empire: Chinese Expansion and the Future of Southeast Asia," was published by Columbia Global Reports in May 2018.

Articles by Will Doig


China’s Railway Dreams Have Missing Link

Thursday, July 12, 2018

The Pan-Asia Railway, meant to stretch from Kunming to Singapore, is seen by China as one of the crown jewels of its Belt and Road Initiative. While the project has seen early success in Laos, stronger Southeast Asian countries are pushing back against Beijing’s plans.