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China, South Africa agree to lift ties to new level

China, South Africa agree to lift ties to new level

BEIJING, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa held talks on Sunday ahead of the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), agreeing to elevate the comprehensive strate

China gifts SA with R370bn

China gifts SA with R370bn

President Cyril Ramaphosa has secured nearly R370-billion in financing from the Chinese government towards an economic stimulus package.The massive financial input is expected to largely fund government’s planned financial stimulus, speed up infrastr

SA, China sign more agreements ahead of FOCAC summit

SA, China sign more agreements ahead of FOCAC summit

Beijing - Three years after China injected R94 billion into the SA economy, further agreements were entered into on Sunday evening (2pm SA time) as Chinese President Xi Jingping met with President Cyril Ramaphosa ahead of this year’s Forum on China-A

China to invest over $600bn in africa over 3 years

China to invest over $600bn in africa over 3 years

BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced his government will invest over $60 billion in Africa over the next three years and cancel debt from the least developing countries that have relations with China.Xi officially opened the Forum on

Solidifying Africa's ties with China

Solidifying Africa's ties with China

The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (Focac) Summit will take place in Beijing on September 3 and 4 under the theme China and Africa: Towards an even stronger community with a shared future through win-win cooperation.The event will be co-chaired by

China's Xi Jinping gives SA land reform thumbs up

China's Xi Jinping gives SA land reform thumbs up

JOHANNESBURG – Chinese President Xi Jinping has given South Africa’s land reform policy the thumbs up.This has been revealed by President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is on a state visit in Beijing.Ramaphosa was hosted by Jinping at the State House on Sunda…

China–South Africa investment continues to grow

Trade and investment between China and South Africa remainson a positive growth trajectory, Standard Bank CEO Sim Tshabalala saidon Monday.Addressing delegates at a media briefing markingthe tenth anniversary of the strategic partnership between Stan

China, South Africa agree to further enhance cooperation

China, South Africa agree to further enhance cooperation

PRETORIA – China and South Africa have agreed to further strengthen bilateral cooperation in face of a complex and changing international landscape.During a meeting with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday, South A

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