China's Xi Jinping to deepen the contacts with Senegal
China's Xi Jinping to deepen the contacts with Senegal where the president is on a visit to sign several trade agreements.
the Visit marks the opening of a longer Afrikaturné – in a time when african countries are being inundated with cheap chinese loans in exchange for minerals and construction contracts.
The asian giant is more with Africa than any other nation – a consistent approach that is in stark contrast to the united states, where president Donald Trump has shown moderate interest for the continent.
Xi meets Senegal president Macky Hall to sign several bilateral agreements, as a continuation of an already-developed trading relationship.
Since the diplomatic relations were resumed in 2005, China has invested over eur 1.8 billion in the country, writes the AFP news agency.