In a special double-feature segment, CBC's Chris Hall, Nahlah Ayed, and the Toronto Star's Daniel Dale reported on the major stories of 2017, including AidData's release of the largest global dataset on Chinese official finance yet, mentioned at 19:40.
Global China Data
AidData's Global Chinese Official Finance Dataset, 2000-2014, Version 1.0
This dataset tracks the known universe of overseas Chinese official finance between 2000-2014, capturing 4,373 records totaling $354.4 billion. The data includes both Chinese aid and non-concessional official financing. For geolocated data on Chinese project locations, see AidData's Geocoded Global Chinese Official Finance Dataset, Version 1.1.1.