Building bridges: votes not oil count in Africa
by Amy Williams on Nov 14, 2012 at 10:08
Professor Deborah Bräutigam first went to Africa in 1983 to research Chinese engagement, and never stopped.
Here the author of The Dragon's Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa reveals why the West are comforted by seeing China as a threat.
The leading expert also discusses what steps the Chinese are taking to avoid being labelled as a non-market economy, and how its government is going about getting backing across the African continent for its policies.
by Nick Tay on Jun 19, 2013 at 00:01