Africa in their words – A Study of Chinese Traders in South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zambia and Angola

This study is perhaps the first to investigate and compare the perceptions of Chinese traders in a systematic way, across several African countries.

Africa in their words – A Study of Chinese Traders in South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zambia and Angola

The ‘China in Africa’ story brims with ambivalence and ambiguity. Nowhere is this more evident than on the African street. The influx of Chinese products and the proliferation of small Chinese enterprises are affecting ways of life in African towns and cities, but exactly how and to what extent is hotly contested.

Mineral resources behind the U.S push to Africa

Mineral resources behind the U.S push to Africa

As public interest in African affairs briefly found a place in mainstream talking points following a controversial viral video campaign about Ugandan rebel group, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), both the United States and the African Union are mobilizing military forces to Central Africa to counter further threats to civilian safety posed by the group.

Tap Into The China Opportunity at The Canton Fair

The 111th session of the Canton Fair comes at an ideal time for foreign businesses as the Chinese government has also decided to boost imports to achieve a more equitable trade balance as part of its 12th five-year plan.

Tap Into The China Opportunity at The Canton Fair

China’s largest trade fair takes on greater role in global economic downturn. The Canton Fair is the largest trade fair in China, drawing the best of Chinese manufacturers and more than 2,000 foreign companies from over 50 countries every year, including the US, Japan, Germany, Italy and the UK.

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