China, Nigeria join hands during difficult time: ambassador

2014-05-12 13:34

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's recent visit to Nigeria at such a challenging time for the West African country has helped consolidate bilateral ties and deepened mutual trust.

China encourages investment in Nigeria's manufacturing sector

2014-05-07 13:41

China encourages more Chinese enterprises to expand investment in Nigeria's manufacturing sector, transfer technologies and train personnel to increase local job opportunities, Chinese Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng said on Wednesday.

China's Maritime Silk Road to open new frontiers of growth

2014-05-05 17:33

Kenya is well positioned to reap from benefits that will be realized after the development of a 21st Maritime Silk Road strategy that was proposed by China.

Best time to do business, says old Africa hand

2014-05-02 09:24

Times change and so do perceptions. In 2000, the Economist magazine, in a cover story, depicted Africa as "the hopeless continent". But last year, the same magazine did another cover story on Africa, but with a different theme.

The merits of migration flows

2014-04-25 09:21

Migration flows between China and Africa have made a defining contribution to the growth and development of both economies, says Ian Goldin, professor of globalization and development at the University of Oxford.

Chinese investment in Africa 'exaggerated'

2014-03-14 13:43

Alemayehu Geda says it is the West, and not China, that still has the bigger economic impact on Africa.

China filled West's void in Africa

2014-04-20 08:00

West abandoned Africa, then realized the void had been filled, noted academic says