The “debt-trap” narrative around Chinese loans shows Africa’s poor economic diplomacy

The “debt-trap” narrative around Chinese loans shows Africa’s poor economic diplomacy

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Because Asia

Even little alterations in Asia have actually international results.

Hugging the shores of this Indian Ocean, Kenya’s Mombasa slot is just one of the biggest and busiest harbors in East Africa.

Nearly 1,800 vessels docked during the slot in 2017 alone, with cargo worth over 30 million tons processed—much of it going to neighboring or landlocked countries including Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and DR Congo. The seaport has developed to be a rising regional hub and a key cog in Kenya’s growing infrastructural development since its opening in the mid-1890s. “The “debt-trap” narrative around Chinese loans shows Africa’s poor economic diplomacy”の続きを読む