The attached presentation was made by Prof. Raphael P.M. Lotilla as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Institute for Development Studies at a seminar on "One Belt One Road Initiative: Multilateral Promotion & Suggestions". The seminar was jointly organized by the National Institute of Global Strategy of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Beijing Language and Culture University in Beijing, China on 27 April 2017. Prof. Lotilla thanks PIDS researchers Mr. Jan Oseo and Ms. Christine Salazar for providing excellent research assistance. The presentation built upon previous presentations made by PIDS Fellows Dr. Danny Israel and Dr. Sonny Domingo at previous OBOR discussions. These presentations are also made available as background materials. Prof. Lotillla serves as Chair of the APPFI Board.