Aid and infrastructure financing: emerging challenges with a focus on Africa
Date posted: 5 June 2012
Aid effectiveness, BRICS, China, Infrastructure finance
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Botswana: Underground Chinese warehouse raided
Date posted: 5 June 2012
Botswana, China
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China beats India to top trade spot with Kenya
Date posted: 3 June 2012
BRICS, China, India, Kenya, United Kingdom
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Africa made highest trade deals at China exhibition, official data shows
Date posted: 3 June 2012
China, Trade facilitation
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Chinese take over Kantin Kwari textiles market
Date posted: 3 June 2012
China, Nigeria, Private sector
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China to play bigger role in African service sector
Date posted: 31 May 2012
China, Services
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Cheap Chinese imports killing us — FMAZ
Date posted: 30 May 2012
China, Cross-border trade, Private sector, South Africa, Zimbabwe
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Help us stamp out corruption in the construction sector, Chinese investors told
Date posted: 29 May 2012
China, Logistics, Zambia
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Kang-Hukuntsi road halts as Sinohydro demands payment
Date posted: 27 May 2012
Botswana, China
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Japan, China race to pump money into EA infrastructure projects
Date posted: 27 May 2012
Aid effectiveness, BRICS, China, East African Community (EAC), Infrastructure finance
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Spike in agricultural trade with Africa
Date posted: 21 May 2012
Agricultural trade, BRICS, China
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Africa must cash in on new scramble
Date posted: 20 May 2012
China, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
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Biti sweats over funds
Date posted: 18 May 2012
China, Macro-economic issues, Mining, Taxation, Zimbabwe
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Freemantle/Stevens: Confronting some of the major criticisms of contemporary Sino-African ties
Date posted: 17 May 2012
BRICS, China, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Political economy
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European Union issues warning to carbon tax rebels China, India
Date posted: 16 May 2012
China, Climate change, European Union (EU), India
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Early Closure of TMSA Programme: The Secretary of State of the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has decided to terminate its financial contribution to TradeMark Southern Africa (TMSA), as announced on 4 December 2013. As DFID is the sole financier of the TMSA programme of support to the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite, TMSA will officially be closed from 17 March 2014 instead of 31 October 2014. For more information about the TMSA closure, and for a summary of some of the more notable successes of the Tripartite achieved with TMSA support, please click here