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

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 15, 2019
This report is part of the project of Alianza por la Solidaridad and Oriol Puig entitled “The Sahara, a desert in movement: beyond the Southern Border […]
Euractiv,
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 […]
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,
June 20, 2019
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a new cabinet in which, for the first time in the country’s history, half of all ministers are women. […]
BBC,
June 18, 2019
A dirt track at Djibouti’s Doraleh Port leads to a series of unassuming single-story buildings that, earlier this year, hosted the world’s two superpowers. The Chinese […]
CNN,
June 12, 2019
Over the past 10 years, Chinese investment in South America has accelerated dramatically, increasing by more than 480 percent between 2008 and 2018, compared to just […]
Brink News,