Archive for August, 2018

Can China’s Big Loans to Africa Continue?

| August 31, 2018

Over the past decade, China has extended billions of dollars in loans to African countries, mostly for infrastructure. However, some experts say the global trade war may factor into how China uses its money.

Chinese and African leaders meet every …

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Can China’s Big Loans to Africa Continue?

| August 31, 2018

Over the past decade, China has extended billions of dollars in loans to African countries, mostly for infrastructure. However, some experts say the global trade war may factor into how China uses its money.

Chinese and African leaders meet every …

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Uganda Police Shut Down Capital After Opposition Figure Re-Arrested

| August 31, 2018

Protests broke out in Uganda's capital Friday after police arrested a prominent opposition figure who was trying to leave the country for medical treatment.

Pop star-turned-lawmaker Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, was arrested at the Kampala airport Thursday …

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China to Use Africa Forum to Defend Belt and Road Initiative

| August 31, 2018

Beijing's hosting of a massive forum for African leaders and business representatives next week will give Chinese President Xi Jinping a big opportunity to champion his Belt and Road Initiative, even as it faces pushback and criticism.

China launched its …

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China to Use Africa Forum to Defend Belt and Road Initiative

| August 31, 2018

Beijing's hosting of a massive forum for African leaders and business representatives next week will give Chinese President Xi Jinping a big opportunity to champion his Belt and Road Initiative, even as it faces pushback and criticism.

China launched its …

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