STRATFOR WORLDVIEW 14 November 2018 What Happened: Two U.S. senators have sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressing their concern about Chinese involvement in Djibouti, Reuters reported Nov. 13. Specifically, both senators are worried about Djibouti’s decision to terminate DP World’s contract and nationalize the Doraleh Container Terminal,...

ECONOTIMES 12 November 2018 Last week a Chinese consortium held its first-ever careers fair in Kenya: 50 companies, including smartphone giant Huawei, pitched more than 1,000 jobs to the country’s best and brightest. The fair was warmly welcomed by the Kenyan government, whose representative told the gathering that such events would help break down cultural barriers...

THE HIMALAYAN TIMES 11 November 2018 by  JAGDISHOR PANDAY   US government officials and experts have expressed apprehension about China’s flagship...

THE ARAB WEEKLY 4 November 2018 by JOHN CK DALY With China’s overseas military expansion and advocacy of a new world order, Djibouti’s congested territory...

THE STRAIT TIMES 31 October 2018 by LIM YAN LIANG Singapore Press Holdings chief executive officer Ng Yat Chung delivering a speech at the Belt and Road...

IOL BUSINESS REPORT 29 October 2018 by MEL FRYKBERG Somaliland has requested that Ethiopia reroute its nascent oil and gas exports via a proposed new...

CAJNEWS AFRICA 11 October 2018 by SAID ABOUBAKER China / US cold war increasingly turning sour each day. Cartoon by CAJ News DJIBOUTI, (CAJ News) –...

ALJAZEERA 9 October by MEHARI TADDELE MARU Eritrea’s President, Isaias Afwerki receives a key from Ethiopia’s PM Abiy Ahmed during a ceremony...

THIS DAY 5 September 2018 Ugo Aliogo The Initiative for Public Policy Analysis (IPPA) has advised African leaders to rethink their engagement strategies...

U.S. Department of State 18 June 2018 SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you. Thanks, Gerry, and thanks to the Detroit Economic Club for hosting me. It’s great...