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China pledges $60bn in financial support to Africa

Trade war: Xi Jinping warns China of difficult times ahead 

China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said in comments carried by state media on Wednesday,...

Nigeria-China partnership records over $5bn in infrastructure projects - Buhari

Nigeria-China partnership records over $5bn in infrastructure projects – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria’s partnership with China through the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) has resulted in the execution of vital...

Infrastructure development: Ghana mulls $50bn century bond

Infrastructure development: Ghana mulls $50bn century bond

Ghana is considering a century bond worth $50 billion as part of the West African nation’s plan to secure long-term funding to build critical infrastructure for...

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China says ‘no strings attached’ to Africa investments

President Xi Jinping of China on Monday told African counterparts and business leaders that China’s investments on the continent have “no political strings...

China wants global institutions to fight trade protectionism

China wants global institutions to fight trade protectionism

Chinese President, Xi Jinping, on Thursday called for a concerted effort by global institutions such as the United Nations, the G7 and the World Trade Organisation to...

Rwanda signs $300m loan agreements with China, India

Rwanda signs $300m loan agreements with China, India

  Rwanda has signed loan deals worth more than $300 million with China and India to fund roads and irrigation, officials said. This is as leaders from the two Asian...

China to build nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

China to build nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

China is developing technologies to build a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, state media reported on Wednesday, as Beijing pushes forward with an ambitious military...

U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping make joint statements at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

China defends trade with U.S. as Trump set to brand it a competitor

China’s Foreign Ministry on Monday defended trade with the United States as a win-win scenario ahead of a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump laying out a new...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

China grants economic aid to Djibouti, site of overseas military base

China on Thursday offered loans to Djibouti, the site of its first overseas military base, as the Horn of Africa state’s leader told President Xi Jinping he considered...

Vietnam, China agree to avoid conflicts in South China Sea

Vietnam and China agree to avoid conflicts in South China Sea

Vietnam and China agreed Monday to avoid conflicts in the hotly contested South China Sea, as a new pathway to dialogue on easing tensions was opened with other...

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China, Africa trade, investment ‘off to a flying start’ in 2017

China’s trade with African countries in the first quarter climbed by nearly a fifth from a year earlier, while its direct investment in the continent soared 64...

China’s homemade passenger jet aces first flight

China’s homemade passenger jet aces first flight

The first large made-in-China passenger plane successfully completed its maiden test flight Friday, marking a key milestone on the country’s ambitious journey to...