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China, SADC to Join Forces On Ivory Trafficking

The People’s Republic of China is willing to assist Namibia and other SADC countries to launch a robust joint regional law-enforcement initiative to tackle head-on the trafficking of elephant ivory, rhino horns and other wildlife products, as part of China’s resolve to combat the scourge of poaching. New Chinese ambassador …

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China-funded school a beam of hope for Namibian students

As Namibia seeks to improve citizens’ livelihoods through education, a China-funded school in the national capital Windhoek is contributing to the realization of the goal. Chairman Mao Zedong High School, named after the Chinese communist revolutionary leader, has become a beam of hope for students, who had to receive lessons …

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China-Africa Rare Masks Exhibition in Henan

    A child staring at helmet masks at the “God of Rainforest–China-Africa Rare Masks Exhibition” in Zhengzhou City, capital of central China’s Henan Province, July 28, 2017. The exhibition was hosted by Henan Museum and was opened to public on Friday. More than 130 exhibits on display showed the …

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SA, China to Participate in Trade Talks

South Africa and China will over the next few days participate in two BRICS [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa] trade Ministers’ meetings. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies, who arrived in China on Friday, is due to attend the Industry Ministers two-day meeting which gets underway in Hangzhou, …

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Li makes history for China

Chinese prodigy Li Haotong registered his country’s best-ever performance in a major after shooting a 63 in his final round at Royal Birkdale on Sunday to finish third in the Open Championship. Li, 21, started the day at +1 for the championship and parred his first seven holes before a …

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Mandela day donations for East Rand elderly

Mogale City – Centenary Hall, 18th July 2017, The Southern African Overseas Chinese Industry & Commerce Federation in partnership with the South African Police Service in West Rand Cluster hosted a Mandela Day donations ceremony in Mogale City. In attendance were Mogale City Mayor Clr Lipudi, Executive Mayor Clr Boyce …

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Angola thanks China for economic development

  LUANDA, Angolan Vice President Manuel Domingos Vicente said his country thanks China for its support of Angola’s rebuilding and economic development. Vicente made the remarks while meeting with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Chang Wanquan, in Luanda on Thursday. The vice president said the two countries enjoy …

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BRICS games impress audiences

GUANGZHOU, June 23  — Springing from the floor brandishing a long wooden stick, Michele Silva Dos Santos described an elegant arc through the air. It is the 2017 BRICS Games and the 25-year-old Brazilian wushu practitioner deeply impressed Chinese audience. “It’s hard to believe such a routine was performed by …

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SA – China (Fujian) Trade and Investment Promotion Conference

11 April 2017 Sandton, The  South African – China (Fujian) Trade and Investment Promotion Conference took place at the Radisson Blu. In attendance were Chris van Biljon (Ekurhuleni Business Initiative), Phelisa Nkomo (MEC of Gauteng Province) and Liu Depei (Fujian Provincial Department of Commerce). The conference covered business opportunities in the Fujian Province …

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ACWA hosts bursary and awards ceremony

Johannesburg – 04 March 2017, Wanderers Sports Club was the venue at which the African Chinese Woman’s Association(ACWA) hosted their Bursary and Awards Ceremony. The awards ceremony was attended by First Lady Dr Bonki Ngema Zuma, Chinese Ambassadors’s wife Mrs Qiao Jie and various Chinese community leaders.   ACWA staged …

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Chinese Embassy and Confucius classroom donate language teaching equipment

Pretoria- 06 March 2017 Willowridge High School hosted the handing over ceremony for the Language Teaching Equipment which was donated by the Chinese government.  The Minister of Basic Education, Ms Angie Motshekga and Chinese ambassador to South Africa Ambassador Tian Xuejun were in attendance to oversee the ceremony. Ambassador Tian Xuejun encouraged the learners …

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TCA DECIDES TO LAY CHARGES AT SAHRC

The Chinese Association (Gauteng) has decided to lay charges at the South African Human Rights Commission against various individuals for hate speech and racist comments made against the Chinese community. The decision was made after various xenophobic comments were posted on Carte Blanche, Karoo Donkey Sanctuary and on the TCA …

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Impilo Collection, creating bespoke jewelry.

Impilo Collection is perfectly located at Johannesburg’s diamond exchange, fondly called “the Hamlet”. At Impilo we believe that every “Life” story is unique, and each visit with Impilo becomes an experience. Jewellery is your personal piece of art, it does not just tell a story, it tells your story. Your personal …

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China Trader Expo on Morning Live

China Trader Expo are proudly partnering with LEDI (Lighthouse Economic Development Institute). We were invited by SABC2 Morning live show to talk about the Soweto indaba and partnership with China Trader Expo 9-12NOV. China Trader Expo is the first expo in Johannesburg for South Africans to showcase their products and services to …

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Angola: Over 57 Youths in China for Scholarship

Luanda — At least 57 Angolan youths arrived in China over the weekend for a five to six-year training programme furthering their education in various higher education institutions of the Asian country. Of the beneficiaries, according to a press release from the Embassy of Angola in China, 42 students are …

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SA, China to Collaborate On Moloto Rail Development Corridor

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) and China Communications Construction Company Limited have signed a MoU to explore various infrastructure development initiatives. Key among them is the Moloto Rail Development Corridor, the Presidency said on Wednesday. The MoU was signed at the 2nd Investment Africa Investment Forum attended …

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CHINA-AFRICA RELATIONS GROWING STRONG

The debate around China-Africa cooperation is not new, it has been widely debated. There are many views on the topic. China and Africa share a long-standing common historical background. Both continents were colonized by the western powers.   Today they share common developmental goals in the following areas: Education, industrialization …

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广州市政府代表团访问南非

8月27日,由广州市黎明副市长率领广州市政府代表团抵达南非约翰内斯堡。南非顺德联谊会在顺德酒家热情欢迎代表团一行。 南非顺德联谊会会长卢伟亮在致辞中对黎明副市长率领的代表团表示热烈的欢迎。 中国驻约翰内斯堡总领馆任晓霞副总领事向代表团介绍了南非的基本情况及华人的生活和经贸发展情况。 广州市副市长黎明向卢伟亮会长和顺德联谊会的盛情招待表示啦感谢。她邀请南非华人有时间一定去广州考察。 当天参加活动的还有中国驻约翰内斯堡总领馆潘宗学领事、朱立凡领事;南部非洲粤港澳总商会陈玉玲会长,约堡第一唐人街联谊会潘伟国会长;华星艺术团黄晶晶会长以及南非顺德联谊会的会员代表共60余人。

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CHINA’S FLEXIBLE GADGETS GO INTO OPERATION

China’s first flexible display production line will go into operation next year, making bracelet shaped mobile phones and folding tablets, according to BOE Technology Group on Wednesday.   AMOLED (active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) is a display technology used in smart watches, mobile devices, laptops, and televisions. OLED describes a specific type of thin-film-display technology in which organic compounds form the electroluminescent material, and actively refers to the technology behind the addressing of pixels.   BOE will invest 46.5 billion yuan ($6.99 billion) on its 6-generation AMOLED (active matrix/organic light-emitting diode) production line in Chengdu, Sichuan Province in southwest China.   An AMOLED display consists of an active matrix …

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SOUTH AFRICA RENMINBI USAGE UP BY 65 PERCENT

Renminbi usage for payments in South Africa has increased by 65% over the last 12 months and by 112% over the last 24 months, says global financial messaging services firm SWIFT.   According to the firm, renminbi payment messages, excluding domestic traffic, increased by 70% over the past 12 months. …

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LARGEST SUBWAY TRAIN UNVEILED IN BEIJING

Media personnel’s and some VIP guests were treated to the exclusive unveiling of the largest subway train to date. Referred to as the Beijing Subway Line 16, the train is anticipated to carry approximately 80, 000 passengers per day. The Subway Line 16 will go through its first test by …

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MOZAMBIQUE TURNS TO CHINA FOR FINANCIAL AID

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank recently suspended financial aid to Mozambique; the country seemed like it did not have a choice and turned to China for financial aid.   Mozambican President – Filipe Jacinto Nyusi went on a 5-day state visit to China in what is …

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LI URGES TOP ADVISERS TO RELY ON BROAD VISION

Premier of the State Council Li Keqiang called on Wednesday for top advisers to contribute thoughts and suggestions on how to improve the government’s policymaking.   During a ceremony, Li granted certificates to six new counselors of the Counselors’ Office of the State Council and to four newly recruited researchers …

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Coega courts R11bn Chinese deal in South Africa Cape Town

Cape Town – The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), has signed the biggest automotive investment deal in Africa in the last 40 years. The R11bn investment is with the Beijing Automobile International Corporation (BAIC) for a completely knocked down (CKD) automotive manufacturing plant in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ). The …

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71-YEAR-OLD WANG ZHOUSANG BREAKS THE INTERNET

Wang Zhousong a 71-year old man from Henan China’s central province has gained an overnight celebrity status, after his high- end fashion pictures were posted online. Wang Zhousong is a senior citizen from China, who raises geese in his two farms in Luoyang. The trending Wang served in the army …

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Chinese Dairy products recovers from high safety scandal

Following eight years of tightened regulation and an industry overhaul the Chinese dairy products are emerging from the shadow cast by high-profile safety scandals, according to a report released Tuesday. The quality of domestic milk products has improved substantially, according to a report from the Dairy Association of China (DAC). …

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G20 SUMMIT CITY

This years G20 summit will be hosted in China in the beautiful and technological province of Zheijiang, which is situated right in the rural interior area of the urban center of China’s east sea.   The hosting of this years summit in September aims to achieve various objectives at hand, …

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Fun & Biz Africa Expo 2016

On Friday 5th of August was the opening ceremony of the much anticipated Fun and Biz Africa Expo in Nasrec, Soweto – South of Johannesburg.   The Fun and Biz Africa Expo is the largest tourism and leisure expo from China, which opened its doors on the 5th of August …

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2016 TRUCK X CONFERENCE AND EXPO

Truck makers, telematics, technologist and logistic business expert came together, to the exhibition of the 2016 truck x conference, to get all the  latest trends involving cars, including the challenges in the local transport sector faced by many motorists. We were also among the media invited at the expo held …

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FUN & BIZ AFRICA EXPO 2016

Guangdon Grandeur international exhibition from China presents the 2nd “ Fun & Biz Expo”, in South Africa presenting vast business opportunities and partnership relations between the two countries for Tourism, Leisure, Recreation and Modern business to South the African amusement and attraction expo. A press – release hosted at Garden …

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南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会第三届会长及理监事就职典礼在约翰尼斯堡举行

7月24日,南非南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会第三届会长及理监事就职典礼在约翰内斯堡黄金城娱乐中心举行。中国驻约翰内斯堡总领馆杨培栋副总领事,买欣全领事,矫磊领事,中国驻南非大使馆经商处梁兆山一秘,福建省侨联代表谢小健副主席,全非洲中国和平统一促进会李新铸会长,南非华人警民合作中心吴少康主任和其他侨团负责人及嘉宾共300 余人共同出席当天就职典礼。 庄斌官会长首先致辞,他首先感谢中国驻南非使领馆,福建省侨联以及南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会的理监事们对总会的常年支持表示崇高敬意和真挚的感谢。他表示总会与2009年成立,回顾6年来总会一直致力保护华商利益,2011年创办闽侨书屋,面向公众免费借阅服务。总会也积极加入统一促进会,为维护全国和平统一事业做出应有的贡献。6年中,总会也积极参与警民中心活动打击犯罪,保护侨民生命财产安全。同时总会也不忘回馈当地社会,组织总会会员捐赠当地学校,得到高度评价。本届理监事会继续推动公益事业,同心同德,真心实意为侨民排忧解难。庄斌官会长最后表示责任和压力是动力的源泉,大家的信任是一种托付,他将继续带领团队推进文化建设,增进和兄弟侨团合作沟通,在各级领导的带领下,为旅南华商服务,为祖国统一做出贡献。 李新铸会长在致辞中说,华侨华商总会在庄斌官会长的带领下取得了不俗的成绩,华人图书馆在世界上也是首屈一指,61年国庆晚会的举办,以及各类的公益捐款等等都义不容辞对走在最前面。希望新一届理监事继续贡献侨社推动伟大祖国和平统一。 福建省侨联代表谢小健副主席在致辞中表示,代表福建省侨联对南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会顺利举行表示热烈的祝贺,向侨胞表示良好的祝愿。对7年来,南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会取得的成绩表示祝贺并祝就职典礼圆满成功 杨培栋副总领事表示,首先代表使领馆对总会表示热烈的祝贺,对多年来南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会经贸往来,和平侨社的建设的贡献表示感谢。双边经贸往来的情况进行了介绍。秉持创汇宗旨,为侨社建设,经贸往来做出自己的贡献,凝聚侨社智慧和力量讲好中国故事,祝会务蒸蒸日上。 中国驻南非大使馆经商处梁兆山一秘,代表中国驻南非大使馆经商处对南部非洲华侨华人工商联合总会第三届会长及理监事就职表示热烈的祝贺,对华商总会对侨团建设和取得的成绩表示热烈的感谢。

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THE YOU MAGAZINE SPECTACULAR AWARDS

The you spectacular awards took place this past Saturday 16 July 18, 2016 at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg. We were hosted to an evening of glitz and glam, as celebrities, and the guest were welcomed by different media on the red-carpet with interviews, in no similar fancy order pictures were the order …

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2016 GAUNGDONG 21ST CENTURY MARIME, SILK ROAD INTERNATIONAL EXPO PROMOTION CONFRENCE

2016 GAUGENG 21ST CENTURY MARIME, SILK ROAD INTERNATIONAL EXPO PROMOTION CONFRENCE  South African business people attended the 2016 Gaungdong 21st Century Marine Silk Road International Expo Promotion Conference at the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton on the the 14 July 2016. The Silk international conference, annually hosted in DongGuan city, this economic and trade …

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