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China strengthens relations with Africa

The People's Republic of China said on Monday that it wants to strengthen its cooperation with Africa by working to remove trade barriers and...

‘China has conquered Kenya’: Inside Beijing’s new strategy to win African hearts and minds

It took the StarTimes satellite TV salesman about 30 minutes to install a pipeline for Chinese propaganda into Francis Gitonga’s squat, cinder-block home here...

Malala condemns China over death of fellow Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai condemned China's treatment of her fellow peace prize-winner Liu Xiaobo following his death of liver cancer in custody last week. Liu,...

The richest man in China, Jack Ma, coming to Kenya

He recently made headlines after his visit with US President Donald Trump and subsequent announcement of his assistance in creating 1 million jobs in...

CHINA CAUTIONS BOTSWANA OVER DALAI LAMA VISIT

The Dalai Lama, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, says he seeks greater rights, including religious freedom and genuine autonomy for Tibet. China...

China sends troops to open first overseas military base in Djibouti

Ships carrying Chinese military personnel for Beijing's first overseas military base, in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, have left China to begin setting...

Alibaba’s Alipay Expands Into South Africa

Alibaba Group’s digital payment arm Alipay is launching in South Africa as it moves to expand the service around the globe. Alipay is working with...

China ensures its position in Africa by pouring billions into infrastructure and education

China's growing global influence now reaches deep into Africa — at a time when Western powers are retreating from the continent. The relationship is critical...

China protests at Zambia mining arrests

China has complained to Zambia after 31 of its nationals were arrested at the weekend for alleged illegal mining practices. A senior Chinese foreign ministry...

China is working on the largest infrastructure endeavor in human history

Now China is squeaking into an exclusive club — joining America, Russia, France, and few others in operating at least one military base thousands of...

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