In Africa for mutual growth- China Daily (CHN)
Chinese firms have to maintain good ties with political parties and tribal leaders to achieve success in Nigeria. Full Story.
Shs78b needed for new Parliament chambers- Daily Monitor (UGA)
African, Chinese interests in step: Meles- Walta Information (ETH)
China’s interest in investing in Africa makes sense for both partners and should transform economies long reliant on commodity exports, Ethiopia’s prime minister said on Thursday.Full Story.
Africa should learn from China on agricultural development: AGRA president- China Wire (CHN)
African countries should learn from China’s experience in improving agricultural productivity, the president of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) said. Full Story.
China-Africa new strategic partnership to be expanded, strengthened: Chinese diplomat- China Wire (CHN)
“China-Africa new strategic partnership has currently reached a new level, however there is still a necessity for the partnership to be expanded and strengthened as the situation is developing,” Liu Guijin. Full Story.
China to establish center to increase African imports- Xinhua (CHN)
Boost for handicraft sector- Ghana Web (GHN)
Telecoms Firm Seals U.S.$7,2 Million Deal- The Herald (ZBW)
Deepening Africa-China engagement: The African Journalist Study Tour- Pamabazuka News (KEN)
The Fahamu Emerging Powers in Africa Programme recently initiated and conducted probably the first non-state sponsored African Journalist Study Tour to Beijing, providing four African journalists – selected from over 60 applicants – with the opportunity to experience a week-long visit to China. Full Story.
Heritage sale concludes in June- New Vision (UGA)
The proposed sale of $1.5b oil fields will be concluded by the end of June, the firm has disclosed in its annual report. Full Story.
President of Kenya invites entrepreneurs- Journal de Angola (AGO)
Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki, who currently makes an official visit to Shanghai, China, met with several heads of Chinese companies invited to invest in Kenya, according to a press release issued Sunday for the Kenyan presidency. Full Story.
Egypt deal for GD Midea- Global Times (CHN)
The investment partnership with China in Africa’s major infrastructure projects is incredibly beneficial for the continent’s development, Katherine Tweedie, director of Africa Regional Agenda Team of World Economic Forum, told Xinhua in an interview ahead of the 20th World Economic Forum on Africa. Full Story.
Parliament reconvenes to consider urgent business- Ghana Web (GHN)
CADF expands Africa network- Africa Asia Confidential (GBR)
The state investment fund is launching Chinese companies into overseas markets where they pick up assets abandoned by Western and African companies. Full Story.