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SA, China relations usher in new development opportunities

By– SAnews.gov.za Cape Town – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says cooperation between South Africa and China is leading to new development opportunities for the African continent. The Deputy President said this ahead of hosting Chinese Vice President LI Yuanchao for the 6th Session of the South Africa-China Bi-National Commission (BNC) at Tuynhuys in Cape Town on Tuesday. He said cooperation …

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Chinese-built airport inaugurated in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday commissioned the upgraded Victoria Falls International Airport that was built with support from China. Mugabe said the renovation could turn the airport into a regional tourist hub if aggressively marketed. Completion of the airport project was also a major milestone in the country’s development efforts, partnered by China which he described as “a great …

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Minister Radebe hosts Chinese Delegation

The Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe will lead a delegation of Ministers who will host a high level Chinese delegation from the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China. The main objective of the meeting with the Chinese delegation is to exchange views on issues of …

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SA’s ambassador to China to brief the media

South Africa’s ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Her Excellency Dolana Msimang, will brief the media on South Africa’s bilateral political and trade relations with China. China is South Africa’s single biggest trading partner and one of the biggest investors on the African continent. The media briefing is scheduled as follows: Date: Friday, 21 October 2016 Time: 11:00 am …

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SA, China hold strategic talks

By- SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – South Africa and China are participating in a strategic dialogue mechanism, which aims to consolidate and strengthen relations as well as monitor the implementation of bilateral agreements. International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo and her Chinese counterpart Zhang Ming are co-chairing the 8th session in Beijing today. “The Strategic Dialogue will review the status …

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SA Minister to visit China for FOCAC follow-up

Pretoria – International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will on Friday lead a South African delegation to a Coordinators’ Meeting of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) in Beijing. The meeting will discuss the implementation of follow-up actions of the FOCAC summit held last December in Johannesburg. The Johannesburg Summit saw China announcing 10 priority programmes the Asian nation …

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SA, China ink R94 billion worth of agreements

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Relations between South Africa and China were further cemented on Wednesday when the two countries signed 26 agreements worth R94 billion. The agreements were signed at the Union Buildings, where President Jacob Zuma hosted his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping, who is on a State visit ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Summit …

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SA: Think tank to benefit China, Africa

By – SAnews.gov.za Cape Town – International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo says South Africa will host a think tank forum to look into the areas of trade and investment between China and African countries. The Deputy Minister said this when she briefed the media on latest international developments that are part of Dirco’s work in the …

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SA, China working towards win-win cooperation

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – While consolidating the traditional areas of cooperation, South Africa and China are working towards a friendship that bears a win–win cooperation that turns development into a comprehensive national strength. This as China has agreed to continue to play a pivotal role in South Africa’s re-industrialization and development agenda, as well as to continue to be a …

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South Africa’s Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina has invited Chinese business to invest

By- SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina has invited Chinese business to invest in South Africa, while embracing the country’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) policy if they plan to seize the available economic opportunities. “We are encouraged by the interest shown by the Chinese businesspeople to invest in South Africa. We welcome investments that will result in …

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