Tag Archives: China

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Talks Improving Ties With China

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Kenyan President UhuruKenyatta said will be working on better bilateral relation with China on African integration. He is on a Beijing trip to discuss how the goods manufactured in the country could be expected in more quantity. Briefing to the press ahead of setting foot off Kenya he said to be focusing on deeper partnership with the Chinese market. He ...

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Former President Benjamin Mkapa Urges Countries To Support China In Ivory Trade Ban

Elephant poaching is one of the biggest issues in Tanzania and ivory trade in Chinese market is wide. These have left protecting elephants. Former President Benjamin Mkapa urged the African countries to join China in its decision to ban ivory trade. China lately announced to be banning domestic ivory trade in phases and about 500 people marched yesterday in Dar ...

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Nigeria Follows One-China Policy; Asks Taiwan To Shift Office From Abuja To Lagos

In a latest move to follow the “One-China” policy the Nigerian government has asked Taiwan to shift its office from capital city Abuja to Lagos and operate all the trade mission from there. With the announcement on Wednesday in a joint conference with Chinese counterpart the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said Taiwan will no longer be recognized as a country ...

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China’s Exim Bank Sanctions Loan For Tanzania Rail Construction

China’s Export-Import Bank (Exim) has sanctioned $7.6 billion loan to Tanzania as a fund for constructing railway link that would connect Burundi, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. President John Magufuli announced the funding after securing loan following a meet with Exim Bank’s president Liu Liang, who said to be providing technical support to the country. He didn’t provide any ...

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China Funds Building Biggest Library In Tanzania

Dar es Salaam – Chinese government is set to fund 40 million USD to Tanzania in the building up of a new library at the University of Dar es Salaam. President John Magufuli laid the foundation stone on Thursday and the library is said to be the biggest in Tanzania. It will house state-of-the-art facility equipped with more than 800,000 ...

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Nigeria, China Ties To Expand To Tourism And Culture Too

Relationship between Nigeria and China has been becoming stronger in recent times and the latest is bilateral collaboration is expected to expand to tourism and culture too in coming months. According to Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed, the existing ties between the two countries require a boost through mutually beneficial programmes to help showcase heritage of both China ...

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China Investing To Construct Standard Gauge Railway In Central Tanzania

Dar es Salaam – China is said to be investing $6.8 billion in the country for the construction of Standard Gauge railway along the Central Corridor. After talks between China’s Ambassador to Tanzania Dr Lu Youqing and President John Magufuli, a fund of $454.545 is said to be set aside out of $13.2 billion in the next financial year. Releasing ...

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