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South Africa and China are beneficial partners

South Africa and China are beneficial partners

This year marks the centenary of the great leader of the South African and African people, and the world at large, Nelson Mandela. This year also marks the 20th anniversary of China-South Africa diplomatic ties.Twenty years ago, then president Nelson

Kenya's growth spurt

Kenya's growth spurt

What is powering the rise in East Africa and how does the countrys economic revision affect ordinary Kenyans?Kenya has revised the size of its economy by reinterpreting the figures and the measures used to create a new reality. It is now the ninth─l…

Kenya eyes more investment in upcoming economic summit

Kenya eyes more investment in upcoming economic summit

NAIROBI, June 19 (Xinhua) -- Kenya said on Friday that next months 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) will help strengthen the countrys trade ties with U.S., Africa and global markets.State House Spokesperson Manoah Esipisu said in a statement

Rail blueprint boosts growth in East Africa

Rail blueprint boosts growth in East Africa

Rail blueprint boosts growth in East AfricaWorkers lay tracks for the construction of the Mombasa-Nairobi Railway. An overnight train ride from Nairobi to the seaside city of Mombasa can easily turn into anightmare. It is not unusual for passengers t

Chinese investment in Kenya on track

Chinese investment in Kenya on track

Chinese investment in Kenya on trackBy Lucie Morangi and Hou LiqiangLiu Xianfa, the ambassador of China to Kenya, speaks at a news conference on June 12, 2015. The planned Sino-Africa industrial cooperation that has marked Kenya among the first bene

China 'should help Africa go green'

China 'should help Africa go green'

Head of UN Environment Programme calls renewable energy an area in need of large investment and expertise to meet the continents massive demandChina and Africa should forge a new partnership to develop green economies that are economically attra