China plans to invest in the agricultural and industrial sectors and in the processing of products in eastern Angola, notably in Lunda Sul province, China’s ambassador to Angola said on Wednesday in Saurimo.
Ambassador Cui Aimin was speaking at the end of a meeting with the provincial governor, Cândida Narciso, which discussed bilateral cooperation between the provinces of Lunda Sul and Hunan … More
Startimes Media, a company that provides television by subscription to about 10 million customers in Africa, plans to expand on the continent and Angola is one of the countries under consideration, said the Chinese carrier’s vice president of TV in Kenya, Mark Lisboa.
The company currently operates in 14 sub-Saharan African countries, including Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mozambique and South Africa.
Speaking to Chinese … More
Yao Jingming’s latest book, History of the Literary Exchange between China and Portugal, chronicles six-‑centuries-‑worth of Portuguese perspectives on China ranging from viewing it as one of the world’s most advanced countries to a backwards nation riddled with corruption.
Director of the Department of Portuguese at the University of Macau, Yao is one of China’s leading specialists in Portuguese literature and has been recognised by the Portuguese government for his contributions to their nation’s literature. Yao is also a poet, composing in both Chinese and Portuguese, and has translated some of the most prominent Portuguese poets into Mandarin. … More
Guinea-Bissau is the only country that has benefited from the simultaneous presence of two Chinese medical teams, the Chinese ambassador in the country said at the end of an audience granted by the country’s President, José Mario Vaz.
The two medical teams are working at the Central Military Hospital in Bissau and in Canchungo Hospital in the north of the country, providing … More
Investments in the tourism sector in Mozambique reached US$107.8 million in 2016, a decrease of 44.1% over the amount recorded in 2015, said on Monday in Maputo the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Silva Dunduro.
The minister, during a meeting to announce the Welcome Easter campaign aimed at tourists mostly from South Africa, said that last year Mozambique received 1.71 million tourists, … More
Angola’s Finance Minister Archer Mangueira, in Beijing recently signed financing agreements for projects in Angola with two Chinese financial institutions, according to a statement from the Angolan Embassy in China.
The agreement to finance the National Geology Plan (Planageo) was signed with the Export Import Bank of China, which will provide US$65.3 million of the total US$76.8 million needed.
The second agreement was … More