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Uganda Chinese-invested mobile phone assembly plant opens

A mobile phone assembly plant built with an investment by Simi Electronics, a Chinese company from Shenzhen (Guandong), went into operation on November 22 in the Mukono district of Uganda. Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni (2nd from right) attended the opening ceremony of the plant and praised the active contributions...
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Kenya Chinese and British enterprises ink MOU to promote investments

The umbrella body of Chinese enterprises in Kenya on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with British Chamber of Commerce Kenyan (BCCK) chapter to promote investments in sectors that will uplift living standards of local communities. Wu Peng, the Chinese Ambassador to Kenya, government officials, and business executives attended the...
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Ethiopia Chinese textile opens shop in Dire Dawa

Cotton Textile Plc, a Chinese textile manufacturer, has opened its textile factory in Dire Dawa’s Industrial Park. Found inside 52 hectares of land with over USD 220 million spent, it has, so far, created more than 1500 local jobs in the area and is expected to reach 3500 once it’s...
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Ethiopia launches China-backed riverside green development project

Ethiopia on Tuesday launched a China-backed riverside green development project that aims to create a beautiful and healthy environment in the capital city, Addis Ababa. The Addis Ababa riverside development project in its entirety will include the development of 48 hectares of central square, 51.3-km riverside which runs along the...
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Ghana-China PPP for a cocoa processing plant

The fruit of a public-private partnership (PPP), a new cocoa processing plant in Sefwi-Wiawsco in western Ghana is expected to emerge following an agreement signed last week between the Ghana Cocoa Board (Cocobod) and the Chinese public conglomerate China General Technology Group (Genertec). The project is expected to start in...
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Chinese exports to Egypt reach $7.94bn in 7 months

China’s exports to Egypt has risen to $7.94 billion during the period from January to July, the Chinese General Administration of Customs (GAC) announced yesterday. “The trade volume between China and Egypt has increased by 2.1 per cent year on year,” GAC said....
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