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Electronics companies and car makers may be buying cobalt sourced from child miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo and sold by a Chinese company with links to the Chinese and DRC governments, according to… 567 more words
December’s Forum on China Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) has been and gone, and the eagerly-awaited list of numbers has been released, digested, and analysed. China’s commitment of US$60 billion in financing for development across Africa is triple the amount pledged at the last summit three years ago, … 506 more words
A China-Africa industrial capacity cooperation fund, designed to aid Africa’s development, is now active, China’s central bank said Thursday.
The fund, with an initial capital of 10 billion U.S. 156 more words
Zimbabwe plans to capture and send more wild elephants to zoos and safari parks in China, a country not known for strong animal-rights protections.
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The Chinese yuan may soon be used as legal tender in Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe’s finance minister has said China and the southern African country are negotiating plans to… 455 more words