People’s Republic of China Ambassador to Malawi, Shiting Wang, Friday [29 April 2016] said his country will support Malawi in agriculture sector. Speaking after presenting his letters of credence to Malawi’s State President Professor Peter Mutharika at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe, Shitting said Malawi has potential in agriculture, but faces a lot of challenges…Full Article: AllAfrica Apr 2016
- In the past, a total of 18 Chinese agricultural experts/technicians have been sent to Malawi to the support the country’s livestock and aquaculture sector. The experts were sent as part of the United Nations’ South-South Cooperation project.
- In February 2016, China allocated Malawi Kwacha (MK) 1.68 billion (US$2.4 million) to Malawi’s Agricultural Technical Cooperation Farm Project.
- In December 2009, China and Malawi signed an Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement.
- In January 2008, Malawi formally cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan in favor of the People’s Republic of China.