Connecting Africa to China
Chinese invest R72m in expanding Cape Town factory
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies praises R72 million investment in Hisense factory in Cape Town  150 jobs created Hisense started producing a television production line in Johannesburg in 2000. This was its first foray into South Africa. In 2013, it expanded to Cape Town with a R350 million... Read more
China’s ambitious plan to build solar farm in space
China flipped the switch on its first floating solar plant in 2017 The plant floats on top of a lake that was once, notably, home to a coal mine China now plans to build a floating solar power plant in space China has built a number of floating solar... Read more
Eskom signs a R33 billion loan agreement with the China Development Bank
Eskom signed a US$2.5 billion (approximately R33 billion) loan agreement with the China Development Bank, the Utility said on Tuesday. The deal was announced at a signing ceremony held in Pretoria. Eskom said in a statement the facility will form part of the funding of Eskom’s build programme and... Read more