Wednesday, 06 November 2013

 

Is China a Friend of Africa? PDF Print Email
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 11:24 China Africa Watch

Is China a Friend of Africa?

By Simplice Asongu

YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon, November 06, 2013 (Project Sydicate) – For many developing countries, foreign direct investment is viewed as something very positive. International companies can bring cash, skills, technology, and high ethical standards to a host country. But others do not always regard such investors favorably: many stand accused of political meddling, polluting the environment, labor abuses, and other unscrupulous practices. This debate is particularly animated with respect to Chinese investment in Africa – a continent with a long history of political, economic, and commercial exploitation by foreign powers.


 

Nigeria: Power - Japan to Strengthen Transmission Infrastructure in Lagos With U.S.$200 Million PDF Print Email
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 11:19 Buziness Japan

Nigeria: Power - Japan to Strengthen Transmission Infrastructure in Lagos With U.S.$200 Million

BY CHINEME OKAFOR

ABUJA, NOVEMBER 06, 2013 (This Day) -- Building on the conclusion of its electricity privatisation programme, Nigeria has entered into an agreement with Japan to collectively tackle expected challenges in the country's electricity transmission network.


 

 

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