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Interview: Belt and Road initiative to spur Africa’s growth, reshape global order: experts

The Belt and Road initiative envisioned by Chinese leaders to revive ancient trading routes will unleash prosperity in Africa while refashioning the global order, Kenyan experts said. China in 2013 announced its support for large-scale infrastructure projects such as roads, railways and seaports to help revive ancient maritime and land-based trading routes stretching from countries in Asia to Europe and …

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Maximizing China-Africa e-commerce ties

Despite the ongoing downturn in international investment and the global economy, economic and trade cooperation between China and Africa continues to grow steadily, highlighting the great potential of the African market. E-commerce, as a new business mode, has become a key pillar for this cooperation. It meets the needs of both sellers and buyers. Chinese small and medium enterprises (SMEs) …

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UNAIDS participates in China-Africa Children Summer Camp

Chinese version of award-winning book is launched at the Opening Ceremony. The China-Africa Children Summer Camp opened today under the theme of “Love in the Sunshine”, bringing together 60 young people living with or affected by HIV from China, Ghana, South Africa and Zimbabwe. Held on the grounds of the Forbidden City, in attendance at the event were the First …

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Joint interview event for Chinese enterprises in Africa launched in Tanzania

A joint interview event named Chinese Enterprises in Africa is launched in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam on Monday, in a bid to shed light on the fruitful achievements in China-Africa cooperation. Organized by China’s State Council Information Office, the event will include more than 40 reporters from China and Africa. During the 7-day event from Nov. 28 to …

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Africa: China’s Growing Presence in Africa Wins Positive Popular Reviews

Accra — In the eyes of Africans, China rivals the United States in influence and popularity as a development model, according to a new Afrobarometer report released on World Development Information Day. Despite criticism in the media of China’s interests and operations in Africa, most everyday Africans view China’s economic and political activities on the continent as a welcome contribution …

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Special Representative of the Chinese Government on African Affairs Xu Jinghu Attends African Union Extraordinary Summit on Maritime Security and Safety and Development in Africa

During the summit, Xu Jinghu respectively met with President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé and Foreign Minister Robert Dussey of Togo. Special Representative of the Chinese Government on African Affairs Ambassador Xu Jinghu, on behalf of China, attended the African Union (AU) Extraordinary Summit on Maritime Security and Safety and Development in Africa held in Lomé, capital of Togo at invitation. During …

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World Bank and China Scale Up Support for Africa

The World Bank Group is strengthening its partnership with China in support of African development through two major initiatives launched during the second “Investing in Africa Forum (IAF)”, a two-day international forum aimed at boosting investment across Sub-Saharan Africa. The Forum was held in Guangzhou, China, a region home to a large African business community. On September 7th, on the …

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China’s Prescription for Africa

Since the G20 summit, world leaders, international institutions and company representatives attending the 2nd “Investing in Africa Forum” have announced that they are searching for innovative ways to “rejuvenate economic growth” which corresponds with China’s “prescription” for the world. Haleh Bridi, director of external communications and partnerships at the World Bank Africa region stated during his speech at the forum …

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Beijing support Africa in G20 meeting

China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi recently attended the Hangzhou Summit. During his speech at the summit he announced that Beijing have plans to increase cooperation with other G20 countries in order to deliver ten outcomes, one of which include the development of Africa. As the G20 host Wang reiterated China’s main goals with regards to future projects involving G20. Wang …

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Africa could become ‘The New China’, says Frost & Sullivan

GIL Africa congress reveals that new digital transformation strategies can lead to revenues of up to $5.7 million per day. Africa has been identified as the continent with the potential to become the next China. Africans have embraced mobile communication technologies faster than any other parts of the world and the continent is being recognised as the next potential enabler …

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