Saturday, 25 January 2014

 

Africa: China and Japan’s Next Battlefield PDF Print Email
Saturday, 25 January 2014 22:10 Buziness Japan

Africa: China and Japan’s Next Battlefield

While China and Japan may look like they’re competing in Africa, the two countries are actually playing different games.

By Shannon Tiezzi

TOKYO, Japan, January 25, 2014 (The Diplomat) -- As tensions between China and Japan multiply, there is an increasing battle for influence in other states. For example, in his recent article in The Diplomat, Jin Kai noted China and Japan’s global media war. There has also been an upswing in more traditional diplomatic wrangling, with Japan seeking to increase its influence in ASEAN as an attempt to reduce China’s sway in the region.


 

Africa Investment: South Africa Losing Grounds To Nigeria PDF Print Email
Saturday, 25 January 2014 22:06 News

Africa Investment: South Africa Losing Grounds To Nigeria

By Tosin Sulaiman

JOHANNESBURG, January 25, 2014 (Reuters) - South Africa could soon lose its status as Africa's biggest economy to Nigeria, but in the race to be the continental powerhouse being biggest may not be everything.

Nigeria, Africa's No. 1 oil producer, will complete a rebasing of its gross domestic product (GDP) by next month, its statistics office says, which economists estimate could expand the size of its economy by between 20 and 60 percent.


 

West Africa: Economic Partnership Agreements - West Africa Seals a Deal At the 11th Hour PDF Print Email
Saturday, 25 January 2014 17:56 Experts Policy Center

West Africa: Economic Partnership Agreements - West Africa Seals a Deal At the 11th Hour

By Isabelle Ramdo and San Bilal

MAASTRICHT, Netherlands, January 25, 2014 (ECDPM) -- After 10 years of tough negotiations, on 24th January 2014, West African and European Commission (EC) negotiators reached a major breakthrough on what now will be the first regional economic partnership agreement (EPA) since 2007.


 

 

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