Think you know which country China has invested in the most? Did you guess Australia? Wait, what? Yup, in fact Chinese investment is said to have kept the nation from falling into a recession back in 2008. If you have ever wondered how China is divvying up its money in foreign investments, you now have the chance to find out on NPR. China is gradually expanding its spheres of influence by invested more than $319 billion overseas between 2005 and 2011, funding projects in energy, agriculture, finance and more.
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By Nele Diels.