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China's funding in Africa will seek new ways of financing

The latest China-Africa forum indicates big, direct cash flows from Beijing are a thing of the past, with ‘innovative financing’ models now in focus. Criticism over infrastructure debt and the need to cut defaults, as President Xi Jinping consolidates control at…
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CPLP and G7+ to boost cooperation in public health field

The Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) and the G7+, a group of fragile states, announced that they will strengthen cooperation in the field of public health to accelerate vaccination against Covid-19 in their member states At the end of a meeting between…
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TAP reports net loss, 10% lower than year earlier

TAP, Portugal’s national airline, had a loss of €627.6 million in the first nine months of 2021, 10.4% smaller than in the same period of last year, the company said in a statement released to the Securities Markets Commission (CMVM) “Net income as of…
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Bissau produces 200 tons of solid waste daily

The capital of Guinea-Bissau produces around 200 tonnes of solid waste every day and only 50 percent is removed, Augusto Pansau Pacheco, an environmental activist from a non-governmental organisation that is trying to conserve the Bissau wetlands, told Lusa Last week, a…
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Pandemic increases Africa's debt to 70% of GDP

Covid-19 is expected to increase Africa’s debt to about 70% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), concludes a report presented Tuesday that considers the pandemic to be “an unprecedented threat” to financing the continent. “Covid-19 poses an…