THE INDEPENDENT 22 December 2018 by MARY FITZGERALD Wake up call: US national security adviser John Bolton has sounded warnings about Chinain For more...

THE FINBEACON 22 December 2018 by EDWARD RUPERT When unveiling the Trump administration’s new Africa policy on Thursday, national security adviser John Bolton made a point to speak about a single container port in the tiny East African nation of Djibouti. Officials say the Doraleh Container Terminal is critical for resupplying the only permanent US base in Africa, and...

VOA NEWS 19 December 2018 by SALEM SOLOMON FILE – African delegates walk by a screen panel showing a footage of Chinese President Xi Jinping with...

THE STRATEGIST 12 December 2018 by PETER CONNOLLY As China’s national and international economic interests have steadily grown, so has the People’s...

MENAFN 9 December 2018 By ARIE EGOZ (MENAFN – SomTribune) The United States should boost its military presence in Djibouti and the region surrounding...

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...