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Dec 23, 2012

Although US officials talk about engaging Africa with as much enthusiasm as their counterparts in Beijing, US foreign and trade policy for Africa remain largely stagnant | How Chinese companies are taking advantage of Africa's free trade agreement with the US as a backdoor into the American market | Why Chinese aid...

Dec 16, 2012

China's huge loan package to Uganda to build the controversial Entebbe-Kampala Highway | Ugandan journalists embark on media training programs in China | counterfeit mobile phones sold throughout East Africa are souring the already questionable 'Made in China' brand.

Dec 10, 2012

China is moving aggressively to be a player in Africa's emerging education sector. Beijing is using both traditional aid development mechanisms as well as investments in technology to enhance adult education.

Dec 2, 2012

A South African court ruled that the country's delay in granting a visa to Tibetan spiritual leader was "unlawful" | A huge China-Africa trade fair gets underway in South Africa | France and the US recognize they are both falling behind China in the race to develop Africa's emerging markets.

Nov 26, 2012

The controversial politics behind Beijing Automotive Works plans to break in to South Africa's contentious taxi manufacturing market | Chinese industrial logging in the Democratic Republic of the Congo | China's role in helping lift African countries to Middle Income Country (MIC) status, but who really cares?