Africa

Putin Says Russian Economy Rerouting Towards China, India

Putin said Russia was discussing increasing the presence of Chinese cars on the Russian market as well as the opening…

7 months ago

Bondholders a Bigger Worry in Africa Than China Debt Traps – SCMP

China is the continent's biggest bilateral creditor but most debt is due to private Western holders of African debt, the…

8 months ago

Kidnapped Chinese Miners Freed in West Africa

The two employees were kidnapped on June 6 in Mbanga, a village in the southwestern region of Tillaberi that lies…

11 months ago

BHP Partner Seeks ‘Greener’ EV Metals – The Age

Melbourne-based miner signed a deal to invest up to $100 million in Tanzania’s Kabanga nickel and cobalt project, two metals…

1 year ago

China Slowdown to Hit Brazil, Chile, Saudi and APAC: Natixis

China's economic slowdown will hit Brazil and Chile, plus South Africa, Ethiopia, Germany, Saudi Arabia and many countries in the…

1 year ago

China agrees to restructuring of vast debts owed by Congo-Brazzaville

The Central African nation's tab had risen to  about 110% of gross domestic product, a level deemed "unsustainable" by the…

2 years ago

Global energy transition set to spark minerals boom

The global shift to clean energy is going to drive an unprecedented boom for critical minerals, according to the International…

2 years ago

What happens when political rivals Taiwan, China drill for oil together

<div class="rich-text"> <h3><span style="font-family: Rubik">(ATF) </span><span style="color: #000; font-family: Rubik">Taipei: Taiwan and its long-time political rival mainland China have quit…

2 years ago