CCS Weekly Briefing – 14 July 2017

  1. China officially sets up its first overseas base in Djibouti
  2. Kenya launches Special Economic Zone project
  3. Huawei to offer international money transfer service in Africa
  4. South Africa’s Eskom signs US$ 1.5 billion loan agreement with China
  5. China says it is not responsible for North Korea nuclear crisis

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CCS Weekly Briefing – 30 June 2017

  1. Chinese built bridge in Kenya collapses
  2. China to invest US$ 7 Billion into FLNG projects in Africa
  3. China-Africa Development Fund continues to invest billions into Africa
  4. Ghana’s Exim Bank to be operational by September
  5. China-Ethiopia Relations continue to thrive

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CCS Weekly Briefing – 16 June 2017

 

  1. China – Uganda relations tense amid illegal ivory trade scandal
  2. Dalai Lama visit to Botswana to test China relations
  3. China sends nine doctors to The Gambia
  4. China gives US$ 5 million food donation to South Sudan
  5. Bank of China opens branch in Angola

Weekly Briefing 16 June

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CCS Weekly Briefing – 2 June 2017

  1. India and Japan launch AAGC to counter China’s OBOR
  2. Ethiopian Airlines launches new direct flights to Chengdu, China
  3. China donates 420 boreholes to Zambia
  4. China commits to strengthen ties with Mali
  5. BMW production halts in China and South Africa

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CCS Weekly Briefing – 19 May 2017

  1. India rejects Belt & Road, launches counter project with Japan
  2. Kenya seeks additional US$ 3.59 billion Chinese loan for Railway Project
  3. China-Africa trade ‘leaps’ in first quarter of 2017
  4. South Africa to lead Economic Zone delegation to China
  5. Kenya only interested in ‘win-win’ deals with China says Kenyatta

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