iOS app Android app

China Business Africa

Why More Chinese Companies in Africa Are Choosing to Be Good to Their Neighbors

Eric Olander | Posted 05.11.2016 | World
Eric Olander

Chinese companies around the world, particularly in Africa, have a well-earned reputation for being bad corporate citizens. Increasingly, however, that's not entirely the case. International Institute for Environment and Development researcher Weng Xiaoxue joins us in the podcast above to discuss why the old memes about Chinese corporate behavior in Africa are rapidly changing.

Intervention in Mali: Another Free Ride for China?

Barry Lando | Posted 03.15.2013 | World
Barry Lando

The risks of France's vague, open-ended venture -- which the U.S. has already indicated it will support -- are already being debated. What I find particularly ironic is that the country that has probably most to gain from the intervention is China.