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Kenya and China are eyeing strengthened cooperation on critical areas like infrastructure development, energy, machinery and equipment, agro-processing, transport, logistics and ICT at an industrial expo currently underway in the Kenyan capital Nairobi.
The Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, and Ethiopia on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the creation of Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP), which is believed to be a game-changer initiative with the digital economy of the East African country.
The launch in Kenya of the Phase 2A Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) last week marks another phase in the vibrant China-Kenya partnership. The hard work and dedication of all involved has prevailed, and the 120-kilometer stretch of new railway is ready for use.
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation on Saturday signed a partnership agreement with China's National Radio and Television Administration that will see the national broadcaster air a popular Chinese TV drama, Feather Flies to the Sky.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for his peacemaking efforts which ended two decades of hostility with longtime enemy Eritrea.
In a huge boost to the country’s re-engagement drive, the inaugural meeting of the Zimbabwe Economic Partnership Agreement Support Project Committee aimed at enhancing Harare’s integration into regional and international trading systems, was held yesterday.
The Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde on Monday disclosed that Ethiopia's first-ever satellite will be launched into space in December this year with support from the Chinese government.
The Solomon Islands government and China Railway Group Ltd. has signed a SBD$6.4 Billion dollar deal to build and lease infrastructure projects at the Gold Ridge mines on Guadalcanal.
President Mnangagwa left for New York last night for the 74TH Ordinary Session of United Nations General Assembly, where the country’s focus would be on discussions around climate change.
Kenya is hoping to seal a post-Brexit trade agreement with the United Kingdom by the start of next year, to create continuity in market access.