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Chinese doctors provide medical support to citizens in Cape Verde 

A tropical island paradise lying 500 kilometres off the coast of Senegal, Cape Verde is the most western-point of the African continent. The former Portuguese...

How is Africa benefiting from the Belt & Road Initiative?

In 2013, on a visit to Kazakhstan, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a proposal for a “Silk Road Economic Belt.” In South East Asia later...

Chinese Vice Premier presents five-point Belt and Road proposal

Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli is keen to see the Belt and Road Initiative benefit the countries involved and their people. Speaking at the opening...

China pledges additional $14.5 billion for Belt and Road Initiative

China will contribute an additional 100 billion yuan (14.5 billion U.S. dollars) to the Silk Road Fund to scale up financing support for the...

U.N. chief Antonio Guterres praises Belt and Road Initiative

The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Sunday called on the international community to seize the opportunities presented by the China-proposed Belt and...

Chinese enterprises offer local employment to Kenyans

In Kenya, an ambitious new Chinese construction project is taking place in the country. The Wu Yi Company has repaired and built several roads in...

Belt and Road: Revamping Mombasa port speeds up turnaround times

Mombasa is East Africa's busiest port and plays an important role in the One Belt One Road project. To take advantage of the new rail...

Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway set to boost regional trade

One of the key components of the One Belt, One Road Initiative is due to open at the end of this month. The Standard Gauge...

President Xi officially opens Belt and Road Forum in Beijing

29 heads of state are gathered in Beijing to attend the Belt and Road Forum that was officially opened by Chinese President Xi Jinping. The...

Kenya-China Relations: Delegation from eastern China jet in to boost bilateral...

China's Jiangsu Provincial People's Congress Delegation is in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, for a three-day business visit and exchange program. The team led by deputy...
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