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China enhances cooperation with African media industry

A total of 11 media enterprises and companies from China and Africa signed five cooperation agreements on Wednesday in a bid to enhance cooperation...

France’s changing relationship with Africa: Backyard, backstop or backdoor?

Historically, there have been four drivers behind France’s Africa policy: security, people, business and aid, and the importance of an international ‘voice’. These still...

China enters airline production competition, unveils 158-seater C919 passenger plane

The China-made C919 aircraft rolls off assembly lines on Monday in Shanghai, marking a milestone beginning for China in its bid to make large...

European and African countries launch plan to protect tropical rainforest in the Congo

Six African nations have agreed with donors including the UK on a plan to protect the tropical forests of the Congo basin, the second...

Indonesian plane with 54 people on board missing in remote Papua as night falls

An Indonesian twin-turboprop aircraft carrying 54 people lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday in the remote, forested eastern Papua region, the National...

US Senator introduces ‘Cecil’ Act to curb trophy hunting

WASHINGTON: Urging Americans to curb trophy killings and not be "cowardly lions," US lawmakers introduced legislation on Friday (Jul 31) that would prevent the...

Zimbabwe seeks extradition of Walter Palmer

Local authorities in Zimbabwe called for the extradition of Walter Palmer, a Minnesota dentist and trophy hunter who is believed to have paid at...

70 Years on| Commemorating Potsdam Proclamation is of great realistic significance

BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- As the world marks the 70th anniversary of the signing of the 1945 Potsdam Proclamation on Sunday, experts said...

President Obama speaks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi

PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Thank you. (Applause.)  Thank you so much.  Please, please, everybody have a seat.  Good morning! AUDIENCE:  Good morning! PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Tanga jumbo. Thank you so...

Remarks by Presidents Kenyatta of Kenya and Obama of USA before Bilateral Meeting

PRESIDENT KENYATTA:  Mr. President, once again, on a more formal basis, let me take this opportunity on behalf of my government, the people of...
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