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Edo, Chinese firm sign agreement to build Benin port

The Edo state government on Monday signed an agreement with a Chinese firm, China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) to build a port on the Benin River. Governor Godwin...

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US to impose additional $16b tariff on Chinese imports

The United States Trade Representative’s office has unveiled a list of around USD16 billion worth of imports from China that will be subject to a 25 percent additional...

Chinese Customs clears U.S. goods as new tariffs take effect

Chinese Customs clears U.S. goods as new tariffs take effect

By Reuters Major Chinese ports have started clearing goods from the United States on Monday, as new tariffs on U.S. imports have gone into effect, three sources told...

Customs arrests Chinese trying to smuggle Pangolin scales out of Nigeria 

Customs arrests Chinese trying to smuggle Pangolin scales out of Nigeria 

The Murtala Muhammed Airport Command (MMIAC) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has arrested a Chinese national for attempting to smuggle bags of Pangolin scales out...

EU to curb cheap Chinese e-bike imports

EU to curb cheap Chinese e-bike imports

The European Union has called for the registration of Chinese electric bicycles imports in the Union. The call followed a move by the bloc to curb cheap imports which...

Tariff war: Chinese traders sell U.S. sorghum imports at sea

Chinese traders sell U.S. sorghum imports at sea

A ship carrying 70,223 tonnes of sorghum from the United States to Asia switched its destination on Thursday, data showed, becoming the latest diverted cargo in a trade...

EU probes Chinese criminal gangs tax fraud at Piraeus port 

EU probes Chinese criminal gangs tax fraud at Piraeus port 

After some months of rumblings, the European Union and Italian authorities have opened an investigation into suspected wide-scale tax fraud by Chinese criminal gangs...

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EFCC witnesses testify against Chinese in $300,000 money laundering suit

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has presented three witnesses in the trial of a Chinese national, Li Yanping, who is facing a one-count charge of...

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EFCC witnesses testify against Chinese in $300,000 money laundering suit

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has presented three witnesses in the trial of a Chinese national, Li Yanping, who is facing a one-count charge of...

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EFCC arraigns Chinese national for $0.3m money laundering

A Chinese national, Li Yanping, has been arraigned before Justice Babatunde Quadri of a Federal High Court, Abuja for allegedly concealing the sum of $300,000 (N108m)...

Vietnam impounds container load of ivory, pangolin scales from Nigeria

Customs arrests Chinese for exporting N1.7bn pangolin scales

Operatives of the Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service has arrested a Chinese national, Li Chaomin for attempting to export 329 sacks of...

U.S. carrier visits Vietnam amid rising Chinese influence in region

U.S. carrier visits Vietnam amid rising Chinese influence in region

A United States aircraft carrier arrived in Vietnam on Monday for the first time since the end of the Vietnam War. The arrival of the carrier dramatically underscores...