China’s richest man, Jack Ma has pledged to set up a digital training centre in South Africa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation has managed to the dispel notion that the world’s second biggest economy is on a drive to recolonize Africa.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said at a business forum before the start of a triennial China Africa summit their friendship was time-honored and that China’s investment in Africa came with no political strings attached.
President Cyril Ramaphosa and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jingpin will co-chair the third Forum on China-Africa Corporation starting in Beijing on Monday morning.
South Africa and China have signed five bilateral agreements during President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State Visit to Beijing earlier Sunday afternoon.