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  • AIIB's membership in Africa grows

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) now has 10 members and nine prospective members from Africa after its board of governors approved an application from Liberia to join the bank.


  • China-Africa trade week to be held virtually late June

    This year's China-Africa trade week will be held virtually from June 29 to July 5 to help showcase the resilience of commercial ties despite COVID-19 related disruptions, the event organizer said on Monday.


  • Commentary: China-Africa anti-epidemic efforts pave way for better world

    Against the backdrop of the novel coronavirus still raging in many parts of the world, China and Africa will hold an extraordinary summit on Wednesday on enhancing anti-COVID-19 solidarity and further promoting ties.


  • Chinese foundations send second donation of medical supplies to Africa

    The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation said Monday they will make a second donation of medical supplies to 54 countries in Africa to assist them in the fight against COVID-19.


  • China actively assists Africa in anti-virus fight: official

    China has been actively assisting African countries in fighting the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) since the outbreak, a health official said Thursday.


  • Roundup: Africa's anti-virus capability boosted by China's actions

    The massive supplies donated by Jack Ma Foundation and the Alibaba Foundation, including medical masks, test kits and protective suits and face shields, are being distributed to each of the 54 nations on the African continent.


  • SADC health ministers commend China's anti-virus efforts, voice solidarity

    Health ministers of the member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have commended China's anti-coronavirus efforts and pledged continued solidarity with China and other countries affected by the virus, SADC Executive Secretary Stergomena Tax said here Monday evening.


  • China willing to support African countries' fight against COVID-19

    China, while shoring up its own epidemic fight, stands ready to strengthen solidarity and cooperation with African countries and support and help them to the best of its capabilities, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said Tuesday.


  • China to help East African countries fight locust outbreak

    China said Tuesday that it will dispatch a working group and provide needed support to help East African countries cope with the locust outbreak that threatens local agricultural production.


  • Chinese investments fueling east Africa's economic growth: analyst

    Chinese investments are fueling east Africa's economic growth, an analyst said on Tuesday.


  • China, Africa see robust growth in agricultural trade

    The trade volume of agricultural products between China and Africa increased about tenfold from 2000 to 2018, according to China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.


  • Abundant opportunities for China-Africa cooperation: officials

    China and Africa can cooperate in various fields, such as climate protection, technical innovation and poverty reduction, said officials and experts at a conference here on Tuesday.


  • China's BRI could help Africa achieve transformation agenda

    China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) could play a major role in helping Africa achieve its economic transformation agenda, a Kenyan official said on Thursday.


  • China-Africa friendship helps Africa's socio-economic development: AU official

    Africa needs to take full advantage of its relationship with China to build up its technical, technological and industrial capacities for accelerated development, an African Union (AU) official has said.


  • China’s trade volume with Africa grows 2.9 pct in H1

    China’s foreign trade volume with African countries rose 2.9 percent year on year to 101.86 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of 2019, according to data from China’s General Administration of Customs (GAC).


  • Interview: China's "inevitable" success raises opportunities for Africa, globe -- UN official

    China's greater global footprint that has "grown successfully" over the past 20 years is "inevitable" and raises real opportunities for developing economies, especially those in Africa, a senior United Nations official said Tuesday.


  • African businessmen benefit from robust trade with China

    Sampson Addai, a young Ghanaian businessman, attracted immense public attention with his handmade wooden crafts at a trade fair in Lanzhou, capital of northwest China's Gansu Province.


  • China hails official launch of AFCFTA operational phase

    China on Monday applauds the official launch of the operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, stressing that the move injects strong power to multilateralism and free trade.


  • First China-Africa Economic, Trade Expo closes in central China

    The first China-Africa Economic and Trade Expo closed Saturday in Changsha, the capital city of central China's Hunan Province.


  • Experts vow to boost China-Africa people-to-people exchanges

    Experts and scholars from China and Africa have urged more efforts to push forward people-to-people and intellectual exchanges between the two sides at a seminar held here.


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