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A weekly discussion about China's engagement across Africa hosted by journalist Eric Olander in Hanoi and Asia-Africa scholar Cobus van Staden in Johannesburg.
ABOUT THE HOSTS: Eric Olander is the Managing Editor of The China Africa Project (CAP), an independent, non-partisan multimedia news initiative. Eric has more than 25 years of journalism experience as a chief editor, producer and correspondent at many of the world's leading international news organizations.
 
Cobus van Staden is currently the Senior China-Africa Researcher at the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) in Johannesburg, South Africa’s leading foreign policy think tank. His academic research focused on media coverage of the China-Africa and Japan-Africa relationships, as well as the use of media as public diplomacy in the global south.

China’s growing influence in the Middle East and Mediterranean

China’s crude imports from Saudi Arabia surged last year by 47%, highlighting the kingdom’s growing importance to Beijing as a…

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Africa is not prepared to deal with the coming economic disruption in China

The Chinese economy is undergoing unprecedented economic disruption due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. African countries are largely unprepared for…

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Nigeria doesn’t want to have to choose between the U.S. and China

Tensions between the United States and China have deteriorated significantly in recent years amid bitter disputes over trade, technology, and…

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View from Beijing: How the COVID-19 crisis is impacting China-Africa trade

So far, Africa has not seen an outbreak of the deadly COVID-19 that has killed more than 1,000 people in…

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U.S. tries to persuade Africa it is a credible alternative to China

The United States sees Africa as a key arena to confront China’s rising influence in the developing world. With its…

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