JOHN J STREMLAU
The Africa-China summit will provide an opportunity to see how the Chinese President is responding to democratic developments in Africa.
The I.M.F. decision will help pave the way for broader use of the renminbi in trade and finance, securing China’s standing as a global economic power.
China is set to announce new aid to African nations when President Xi Jinping visits Zimbabwe and South Africa next month.
China Railway has proposed a high-speed rail link that will carry both passengers and cargo between China and Iran.
The United States and China said that they had made progress on sticking points in trade.
China will accelerate reforms to remove internal barriers to both foreign and domestic trade.
Leaders stay quiet on territorial disputes in South China Sea.
MICHAEL D. SHEAR
President Obama addressed the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit meeting in Manila, where he discussed China, trade and climate change.
Eric Olander, Cobus van Staden, Deborah Bräutigam
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Eric Olander, Cobus van Staden, Sven Grimm from China Africa Project
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