CAJNEWS AFRICA 20 March 2019 by TINTSWALO BALOYI Djibouti President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping DJIBOUTI is destroying itself...

BLOOMBERG 10 January 2019 by SHERIDAN PRASSO   Ads for China’s telecommunications and tech-infrastructure companies appear prominently in developing...

THE TRUMPET 3 January 2018 by JEREMIAH JACQUES Chinese workers stand at the construction site of Standard Gauge Railway during the Presidential Inspection...

ASIA TIMES 5 December 2018 by MARSHALL AUERBACK At the end of World War II, much of Europe was in shambles and the continent was faced with the prospect of famine and years of future economic blight. Fortunately, the region’s prospects were transformed by the Economic Recovery Program (better known as the “Marshall Plan”), which injected billions of dollars into...

THE NIGERIAN VOICE 12 November 2018 by KEN CHENDO & OSELOKO H OBAZE China is out to conquer the world, and many countries have unwittingly fallen...

Modern Diplomacy 30 August 2018 For the past quarter century, Djibouti has flourished as the Horn of Africa’s most strategic port, serving as a lifeline...

The Guardian 30 July 2018 Beijing’s multibillion dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been called a Chinese Marshall Plan, a state-backed campaign...

CNBCAFRICA 10 July 2018 A new Silk Road running between China and Africa promises a boost in trade for Beijing. Long focused on commercial activities,...

Washington Examiner 17 April 2018 They call it China’s new Silk Road. Like the ancient system of trade routes that dates back to the Han dynasty more...

International Policy Digest 9 March 2017 Martha de Jong-Lantink China is facing unexpected challenges to its most recent economic projects in...