Continuation from part 1 Here comes another contingent, a one time poor Asian country, China is now a major world player and it is trying to rewrite the rule of doing international business. And there is no better place to show this than the world most resourceful continent, Africa.
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This article is a product of the press conference, tagged: â€œAfrica between Europe and China: which international cooperation today? New sceneries, actors and approachesâ€ held last Saturday, 12 February, 2011 at the University of Padova, north of Italy. Although as the Prime Minister of Italy he was embattled out of the government in 2008, Romano […]
CONSUL General of the Peoples Republic of China in Nigeria, Mr. Guo Kun, has revealed that the Nigeria-China bilateral trade volume surpassed $7.5 billion mark in 2010. Mr. Kun said in areas like contracted projects, free trade zone investment and cultural exchanges dynamic and exciting bilateral cooperation exists, just as he described the relationship between […]
Over the years, Nigerians in China have been suffering untold hardship in the hands of the communist police of China,notwithstanding the diplomatic and trade relations between Nigeria and China.While other smaller African country’s citizens are treated fairly one wonders why the citizens from the most populous nation in Africa is being treated with levity in […]
I hope this gets to be published because I believe itâ€™s the only way to warn my fellow Nigerians of what awaits them in China. Many of us are stranded in china because of misinformation, our desire to get rich quick, the belief that we canâ€™t make in Nigeria and lies woven by dubious travel […]
VATICAN CITY â€“ The Vatican on Wednesday denounced China for ordaining a bishop without papal consent, accusing the government-backed church of gravely damaging the faith and warning that the bishop risked excommunication. Pope Benedict XVI learned of the ordination of Rev. Joseph Guo Jincai “with deep regret” as it constituted a “grave violation” of church […]
Several Nigerians have complained of unfair treatment by the Chinese Consulate in Lagos while seeking visas to the country. Most of the complainants claim that they are not provided with any reasons for denying them visas. Some also complained of being treated discourteously by the embassy staff. When NEXT visited the embassy on Monday, armed […]
China has signed with Nigeria to build three oil refineries. A US$23 million project will be run by the China State Construction Engineering Corporation and Nigeria’s state-run oil firm NNPC. Nigeria, a net importer of oil refined products, has sought the joint funding with China to stem the flood of imported refined products into Nigeria. […]
The Peopleâ€™s Republic of China does not need introduction. Co-incidentally both countries ( China and Nigeria ) are celebrating their anniversaries on the same date of the same month (October 1st).
Asia is a major source of opium and heroin for the world market, according to the U.N. Office on Drugs and Crime. Consequently, across Asia, most countries have adopted a severe stance against drug-related crime, and heavy penalties — including capital punishment — have been widely adopted.