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Navigating The Gulf : China’s balancing strategy
Due to China’s growing energy needs that stem from its unrelenting economic development, Beijing stresses the importance of maintaining a continuous supply of energy - particularly oil - to maintain its impressive economic ...
Tanzania-China all-weather friendship from socialism to globalization: a case of relative decline
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-05)
How close is the Tanzanian-Chinese partnership today? Bi-lateral trade and Chinese economic activity in Tanzania today is far more significant than in the 1970s; China’s “no strings attached” policy is still attractive ...
FOCAC : trade, investments and aid in China-Africa relations
(Centre for Chinese Studies, Stellenbosch University, 2012-05)
Under the label of South-South cooperation in the era of economic globalization, China has shown great interest in Africa. In 2000, to formalise bilateral engagement, minimise the discourses sur-rounding China’s relations ...
Transparency of Chinese aid : an analysis of the published information on Chinese external financial flows
(Stellenbosch University. Centre for Chinese Studies, 2011-08)
There are many myths and misconceptions about the level of information publically available on Chinese efforts and activities in the developing world. With the growing momentum around ‘aid transparency’ since the Third ...
Assessing China’s role in foreign direct investment in Southern Africa
(Centre for Chinese Studies, Stellenbosch University, 2011-03)
Popular claims link the inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) almost automatically to economic development. This notion increased in prominence with the rise of neo-liberal thinking in the 1980s. It was also fuelled ...