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Xi’s special envoy attends Equatorial Guinea’s 50th independence anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Zhang Chunxian on Friday attended here the 50th independence anniversary of Equatorial Guinea. Zhang, a vice chairman of the...

C.A.R. president says initiatives unveiled at FOCAC will help Africa develop

The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) was a "great success," and the eight major initiatives unveiled at the summit...

FOCAC: Escaping Darkness

Emmanuel Ntigirinzigo sits in pale blue medical overalls outside the operation room with an eye patch. His one eye is fixed on a sign...

China declares funds for Africa’s development and not racked up debt

China is helping Africa develop, not pile up debt, a top Chinese official said on Tuesday, as the government pushes back against criticism it...

South African president rejects claims of Chinese ‘colonialism’

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday dismissed allegations of China practicing colonialism in Africa, saying China instead has been a partner in boosting...

No strings attached with Africa deal- China’s Xi Jinping

China's President Xi Jinping's opening speech at the highly anticipated China-Africa Entrepreneur Conference in Beijing stressed the theme and tone of his message as 'Walking...

Ghana is considering $50 billion century bond to finance infrastructure development

Ghana signed eight cooperation agreements with China following talks between the two nation’s leaders in Beijing ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation that...

Moroccan PM to attend China-Africa summit in Beijing

Moroccan Prime Minister Saadeddine El Othmani will take part in the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) due on Sept. 3-4,...

FOCAC: China-Africa medical cooperation since 1963

Chinese medical team members first arrived in Africa in 1963. Since that time, Chinese and African medical teams have worked together in the fight against...

FOCAC: China-Africa working to alleviate poverty

Our series on China-Africa cooperation aims to show how China uses its expertise to help African nations improve the quality of life for their...

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Run-off poll likely in Madagascar as results continue to trickle in

10 hours ago
Madagascans will likely head back to the ballot to elect their new president, as preliminary results from 70 percent of the polling stations indicate...

Kenya lauds China for upholding ban on rhino, tiger parts sale

10 hours ago
Kenya has lauded China’s decision to reverse its earlier decision to lift a 25-year ban on trade in tiger and rhino parts. China eased the...

UN Security Council lifts arms embargo, targeted sanctions on Eritrea

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The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday lifted sanctions on Eritrea following a historic peace deal with Ethiopia and improved relations with Djibouti. The Security...

Land reforms won’t violate constitution, President Ramaphosa assures

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The land reforms in South Africa will not violate the country’s constitution, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday. Ramaphosa made the remarks while addressing the...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

7 days ago
by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

1 week ago
  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 week ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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