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Investments to boost Africa

As deals worth billions of US dollars were signed around the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) this week, scholars said Wednesday China's investments not only generate economic value for both sides, but also help African partners to improve their capacity for industrialization.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:23:43

Chinese vice president meets Burundi's second vice president

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Wednesday met with Burundi's Second Vice-President Joseph Butore who attended the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 18:44:31

Xi meets chairperson of AU Commission

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, chairperson of the African Union Commission after the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation which was concluded Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 13:53:58

China's Belt and Road Initiative unselfishly helps developing countries: Serbian president

The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) shows an unselfish dedication of China to help developing countries, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said during his meeting with Chinese Ambassador to Serbia Li Manchang on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 12:55:43

First container train with Belarus' dairy products leaves for China

The first container train loaded with dairy products on Tuesday left Belarus for China, local media reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 11:15:33

Africa becomes major investment destination for private firms in Guangdong

A batch of wood has just been transported from Gabon in Central Africa to Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province. After being painted and assembled, the wood will be sent to European and American countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 10:04:57

New cargo route links Inner Mongolia, Iran

A new freight train service linking north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with the Iranian city of Bam, was launched Tuesday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 10:03:33

China, Kazakhstan pledge to deepen cooperation

Chairman of the Senate of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with visiting Vice Chairman of China's Central Military Commission (CMC) Xu Qiliang here on Tuesday, pledging to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with China in various fields.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 10:01:02

Xi meets press as FOCAC Beijing Summit concludes

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met the press together with African co-chairs of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) as the 2018 FOCAC Beijing Summit concluded.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 2:03:28

Beijing declaration, action plan adopted at FOCAC summit

A declaration and an action plan were adopted Tuesday at the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 2:00:39

Ties even stronger: declaration

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met the press together with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Senegalese President Macky Sall, former and new African co-chair of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC).
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 0:03:39

Himalaya Airlines expanding routes with Belt and Road

An airline company set up by China and Nepal four years ago under the Belt and Road initiative provides employment opportunities and cultivates aviation professionals, the airline's chief told Chinese media Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:18:43

China to work with African countries on 3-year AIDS prevention program

China will work with African countries and international organizations to implement a three-year health promotion and HIV/AIDS prevention advocacy program for adolescents starting 2019, First Lady Peng Liyuan announced on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:18:42

South African president says China-Africa ties enter golden age, denies neo-colonialism claim

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday that China-Africa ties have entered a golden age and that the notion of "neo-colonialism" is groundless and caused by jealousy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 22:40:29

Xi's special representative to visit DPRK

China's top legislator Li Zhanshu will head a delegation to visit the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Saturday as a special representative of Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese president.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/4 19:26:39

China's $60 billion financing not politically inappropriate: African biz people

African entrepreneurs Tuesday hailed China's offer of $60 billion in financing for the development of the continent, saying they are expecting huge business opportunities in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 16:43:40

AU Commission chair calls for more development synergy between China, Africa

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat on Monday praised China's support for Africa and urged the two sides to further align their development endeavors.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/4 10:25:15

Rwandan president calls China's engagement in Africa "deeply transformational"

Rwandan President Paul Kagame, who is also rotating chair of the African Union (AU), said here Monday that China's engagement in Africa has been "deeply transformational both internally and with respect to Africa's global position."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/4 10:22:23