Tag: China

Kick out all Chinese nationals: Biti’s PDP

Kick out all Chinese nationals: Biti’s PDP

Kick out all Chinese nationals: Biti’s PDP: ZIMBABWE must, immediately, kick out all Chinese nationals, the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said Monday. The opposition party accused Beijing of blatantly pillaging the economically crippled country. Little of the mega-deals promised by Beijing have materialised but the Chinese have externalised billions […]

Chinese ambassador warns Zimbabwe

Chinese ambassador warns Zimbabwe

Chinese ambassador to Zimbabwe Huang Ping has urged Harare to respect a bilateral investment protection pact and safeguard Chinese investors’ lawful rights. The ambassador made the appeal as the Zimbabwean government took steps to consolidate foreign diamond mines and pressed ahead with an indigenisation policy requiring foreign companies to cede majority interests […]

Zim’s China ‘mega deals’ in doubt

Zim’s China ‘mega deals’ in doubt

Zimbabwe’s vaunted multi-billion dollar energy and infrastructure deals with China are “in jeopardy” following Harare’s ill-advised seizure of all diamond mining claims in Chiadzwa, including those owned by Anjin Investments (Private) Limited (Anjin). The controversial decision does not only have a negative impact on investment inflows into the country, but […]

Zim’s Defence ministry, Chinese at loggerheads

Zim’s Defence ministry, Chinese at loggerheads

A rift has developed between the Ministry of Defence ministry and a Chinese investor over a multi-million dollar shopping mall after the army unilaterally used the property as collateral to secure a US15,8 million loan on behalf of a local communications service firm, the Zimbabwe Independent has learnt. Information at […]