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$10 billion Chinese rail project that would link the Atlantic and Pacific across South America faces challenges from Brazil and Peru

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
uthorities in Brazil and Peru have raised concerns about social and environmental impacts of the Chinese-backed rail line, which would cut through hundreds of miles of rain forest.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.