China

Tanzania: Chinese aid better for its ‘fewer conditions’ – Magufuli

Tanzanian President John Magufuli, who has been threatened by review of relations by the country’s allies over human rights concerns, said on Tuesday he prefers assistance from China, as Beijing imposes fewer conditions. “The thing that makes you happy about their aid is that it is not tied to any conditions. When they decide to […]

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China Unveil World’s longest sea bridge.

Another step in China’s project to bring Hong Kong into its bosom is complete and is set to connect the former European outposts of Hong Kong and Macau with the mainland. The $15 billion, 55-kilometer (34-mile) bridge, which Xinhua says is the world’s longest sea link, will open for traffic at 9 a.m. Wednesday and […]

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2020 poverty eradication boosted as China declared 85 counties poverty free.

China, on Wednesday, announced that another 85 counties have been officially taken off the country’s list of impoverished areas, marking further steps toward its goal of eradicating poverty by 2020. The announcement, made by the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development, came on the fifth National Poverty Relief Day, which falls […]

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China eliminates poverty in 85 counties

China, on Wednesday, announced that another 85 counties have been officially taken off the country’s list of impoverished areas, marking further steps toward its goal of eradicating poverty by 2020. FOLLOW US ON:  INSTAGRAM, LINKEDIN, YOUTUBE, TWITTER & FACEBOOK The announcement, made by the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development, came on the fifth National Poverty […]

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