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Are Chinese Loans To Africa Good or Bad? That’s The Wrong Question.
September 05, 2018
Are Chinese Loans To Africa Good or Bad? That’s The Wrong Question.
The right question is what African leaders will do to demand what Africans need.
Are Chinese Loans To Africa Good or Bad? That’s The Wrong Question.
FOCAC 2018: Rebranding China in Africa
September 05, 2018
FOCAC 2018: Rebranding China in Africa
Slight shifts in focus reveal China's attempts to shed accusations of “neocolonialism” once and for all.
FOCAC 2018: Rebranding China in Africa
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
April 17, 2018
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
China's struggles with multiculturalism and race issues will hinder its soft power overseas.
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
March 20, 2018
Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
China is here to stay, and Western and African countries alike should make the most of it.
Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
March 16, 2018
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
China is playing an unusually direct role in Sierra Leone's presidential campaign.
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
China's Medical Aid in Africa
March 14, 2018
China's Medical Aid in Africa
China is doing more than building roads in Africa. It's also curing patients.
China's Medical Aid in Africa
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
February 04, 2018
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
China's questionable practices and laissez-faire attitude are buying it a reputation similar to the colonial powers that once tormented it.
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
January 31, 2018
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
China fiercely denied reports that it spied on the African Union for five years after building its new headquarters.
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
November 22, 2017
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
Tracking China's interests in the south African state.
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
September 15, 2017
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
A decade after establishing relations with Beijing, has Lilongwe benefited as it had hoped?
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
China’s African Knot
August 17, 2017
China’s African Knot
China’s involvement in Africa is changing from "business only" to include peacekeeping and other political interests.
China’s African Knot
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
July 31, 2017
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
China must make a concerted effort to equip Chinese citizens with the necessary sociocultural tools to build respectful and long-term people-to-people relations.
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
June 09, 2017
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
How will African countries repay massive debts to China?
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
April 25, 2017
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
A tiny nation rolls the dice on a big Chinese investment.
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
April 11, 2017
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
Perceptions of China's role on the continent depend on who's telling the stories.
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
March 01, 2017
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
Morocco is actively courting more Chinese investment and closer ties.
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
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