A selection of the most important news related to Africa, Asia, and Europe found in different media outlets from around the world

July 18, 2019
The economic play with the AfCFTA INTRA-is simple: African countries  look inward and make it easier to trade with each other by removing current barriers to […]
QuartzAfrica,
July 17, 2019

Business Africa

Growth in Africa threatened by US-China trade war EU signs trade deal with MERCOSUR countries California law bans discrimination at work over hair
DW,
July 16, 2019

China’s investment in Africa: consequences for Europe

How is Chinese investment impacting Africa, and what could be the consequences for Europe? China’s presence in Africa is steadily on the rise. One of the […]
Bruegel,
July 5, 2019
The scale of data the census collects is crucial to the government’s effort to formalize larger parts of Ghana’s economy, where over 80% of the employed […]
QuartzAfrica,
July 4, 2019

ROUNDTABLE < Is 'debt trap diplomacy’ China's neocolonialist tool in Africa? >

China’s a leading investor in the African continent, Beijing aims to reap more and more benefits from the mineral-rich continent but the fast changing reality on […]
July 3, 2019
ccording to the United Nations’ Human Development Index, Liberia ranks No. 181, among the world’s lowest. In 2007, for instance, foreign aid paid for more than […]
QuartzAfrica,
July 2, 2019
Washington’s efforts to isolate Huawei could shut out US tech giants from the continent. Africa has long been a battleground for influence between China and the […]
Financial Times,
June 28, 2019
In March 2019, Italy became the first large economy to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – an infrastructure […]
China Briefing,
June 24, 2019
Last week, the Trump administration’s move to limit Huawei’s access to American components brought the waves of the trade war ashore in ways that were perceptible […]
QuartzAfrica,