Connecting Africa to China

Alibaba expands in Africa

Technology Oct 17, 2019 0

Alibaba has partnered with Flutterwave to provide African traders with Alipay Alipay is an online payment platform founded by Alibaba in China in 2004 Alipay, developed by Alibaba, the world’s second largest e-commerce company after Amazon, has over 900... Read more

M-Pesa and WeChat link up

Economy Oct 15, 2019 0

Money transfers between China and Kenya made easier thanks to a partnership between M-Pesa... Read more

Sustainable growth lessons from China

Economy Oct 9, 2019 0

There are key lessons that can be learnt from China for sustainable growth in... Read more

China steps up the game in surveillance

News Oct 1, 2019 0

Chinese researchers have designed a 500-megapixel facial recognition camera The camera can identify faces... Read more

Northern China to get a ‘forest city’

Energy Sep 27, 2019 0

China’s first forest city will have more than 40 000 trees It will be self-sufficient... Read more
M-Pesa and WeChat link up
Money transfers between China and Kenya made easier thanks to a partnership between M-Pesa and WeChat London-based fintech firm,...
China overtakes world in the adoption of electric buses
China owns and operates 99% of the 385 000 electric buses in the world.  9 500 cutting-edge electric buses are...
China overtakes world in the adoption of electric buses
China owns and operates 99% of the 385 000 electric buses in the world.  9 500 cutting-edge electric buses are...
DJI becomes first consumer drones to feature obstacle-detecting sensors on all sides of their bodies.
The Chinese company’s new Mavic 2 aircraft use 10 sensors to prevent collisions with objects above and below them,...
China builds a highway that charges your car while you drive
A ‘solar-super highway’ between Hangzhou and Ningbo is expected to be open to the public in 2022 This new...
China overtakes world in the adoption of electric buses
China owns and operates 99% of the 385 000 electric buses in the world.  9 500 cutting-edge electric buses are...