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Author: Laurie Goering, Chicago Tribune
All told, Chinese investment on the long-neglected continent has mushroomed from $10 billion in 2000 to $18 billion in 2003...China's willingness to deal with rogue regimes, to overlook public corruption and to push ahead with projects regardless of...
- Related in-depth areas: African region Chinese investment overseas Environmental issues Extractives, including oil and mines Labour issues
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Author: Ben Schiller, Open Democracy
[China's] model of international development is of increasing concern to NGOs, international financial institutions and Western companies trying to improve transparency and human rights, and develop “capacity” in poor countries. The worry is that...
- Related in-depth areas: Chinese investment overseas Environmental issues Extractives, including oil and mines Latin American region
- Related companies: China Exim China International Water & Electric (CWE) China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil Corporation) Sinopec
Author: Global Witness
A new report, launched today by Global Witness...“A Choice for China – Ending the destruction of Burma’s northern frontier forests”, details shocking new evidence of the massive illicit plunder of Burma’s forests by Chinese logging companies...[Jon...
Malaysia appointed builders last week for its long-delayed $2.4 billion Bakun dam, awarding the deal to a consortium led by a unit of local conglomerate Sime Darby, together with a Chinese infrastructure firm. The hydro-electric power project in...