Chinese Agriculture Delegation Holds Training Seminar in Angola

A delegation of seven Chinese agricultural experts are providing a two-week training program for Angolan technicians in central Angola’s Huambo city in efforts to help cultivate more local talents and strengthen agricultural cooperation between the two countries. The training, which started early this week, has attracted more than 20 Angolan agricultural technicians…Full Article: Xinhua Nov

Chinese Company to Work with Nigeria’s Cross River Basin Development Authority on Cassava Production

Nigeria’s southeast Cross River Basin Development Authority (RBDA) is collaborating with a Chinese firm, Ruyi Holdings Group, on large-scale cassava production. The partnership would also include the construction of a hydro-electric power plant for the catchment area, Bassey Nkposong, Managing Director of the Authority, said in a statement reaching Xinhua on Wednesday [31 January 2018]…Full

Namibia and China Sign Agreement Regarding Phase 2 of the South-South Cooperation (SSC) Project

Namibia and China on Monday [22 January 2018] signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the second phase of a South-South Cooperation (SSC) project on agriculture. Namibia’s agricultural minister John Mutorwa said at the signing ceremony in Windhoek that the phase 2 provides for private sector participation in SSC projects focusing on value addition of

Gambia’s President Meets with Top Chinese Officials to Discuss Agriculture Cooperation

China will promote cooperation with Gambia in agricultural technology, fishery processing, infrastructure development and tourism to achieve win-win results, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday [22 December 2017]. Li’s remarks came during a meeting with Gambian President Adama Barrow, who is on his first state visit to China since diplomatic relations were resumed last

China’s Liquor Giant, Maotai Group, Donates Funds to Construct School in Mozambique

China’s liquor giant, Maotai Group, has donated nearly 500,000 U.S. dollars on Friday [24 November 2017], for the expansion of a primary school in the Ka-Tembe district of Maputo city in Mozambique. The launching of the first stone of the construction project in the Lewi Pethrus Primary School was chaired by the mayor of Maputo

Guizhou’s Kweichow Moutai to Enter African Market via Cape Town

China’s national liquor Kweichow Moutai on Friday [17 November 2017] evening launched a promotion drive in Cape Town in a bid to enter the African market. The operation was rolled out with an official event that featured diplomats, government officials, as well as cultural and business representatives from both China and South Africa…Full Article: ECNS.cn

China-Uganda South-South Cooperation Phase 2 Project Helps Train 3,000 Ugandan Farmers

The Ugandan government on Friday [10 November 2017] hailed the China-Uganda South-South Cooperation Phase 2 (SSCP2) project for boosting agribusiness production and productivity among small farmers in the country. Christopher Kibazanga, the state minister for agriculture, said the two-year SSCP2 project with the backing of the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has contributed towards