Has 'All-Weather Friend' China Abandoned Zimbabwe's Mugabe?
As Zimbabwe teeters on the brink of economic and political crisis, China's voice has been conspicuously silent writes Simon Allison for the Institute of Security Studies.
ISS, 21 July 2016
As Zimbabwe teeters on the brink of economic and political crisis, there's one voice that has been conspicuously silent: China. Despite the mutual professions of admiration and… Read more »
President Xi Jinping and President Robert Mugabe.
The Herald, 7 July 2016
When The Herald last week published a story headlined: "Zim pledges support on China Sea dispute", there was an array of responses from its readers. The story was based on a… Read more »
ISS, 4 July 2016
Zimbabwe's coffers are empty. Salaries for the army and air force have been delayed for several weeks; and other civil servants will only receive their pay cheques by the middle of… Read more »
Zimbabwe: China Envoy Meets President On Deals
The Herald, 22 June 2016
Chinese President Xi Jinping has deployed a special envoy to Zimbabwe to update President Mugabe on progress made in the implementation of mega-deals that were signed when the two… Read more »
Zimbabwe: Mugabe Must Stop Blame Game
Zimbabwe Standard, 12 June 2016
President Robert Mugabe's rant on Friday targeted at Chinese nationals living in Zimbabwe that he accused of contributing to the deepening cash crisis in the country was typical of… Read more »
Zimbabwe: China Builds School for Lupane
Zimbabwe Standard, 29 May 2016
Zimbabwe will continue receiving Chinese gifts and other support owing to a strong relationship the two countries have, Chinese ambassador to Zimbabwe, Huang Ping said… Read more »