A major part of the construction of Djamaa El Djazair mosque featuring Africa's tallest minaret has been completed on March 11, 2017。
Located in Algeria, the mosque's minaret stands 250 meters high。
The project, built by two subsidiaries of China State Construction Engineering Corporation, is the largest project carried out by Chinese companies in Africa to date.
The Nigerian Government today introduced a railway project in 2019, linking the port of Lagos and Ibadan cities by rail, China supports the loans, set up by the China railway construction Corporation and the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation.
According to Chinese customs statistics, in January, the trade amount between China and Africa is $14.4 billion, with an increase of 21.9%. 10.5% increasing compared with in the same period. Among them, the exported volume from China to Africa is US $8.81 billion, an increase of 14.9%.The import volume from Africa is US $5.59 billion, an increase of 34.9%.
In January, Africa is the most sharply increased besides Oceania, especially for import volume. Nigeria rose to third place from fourth of Chinese biggest trade partners. The send countries are South Africa and Angola. The first one is South Africa.
Nigerian Minister of national planning and budget said the data showed that the current economy of Nigeria is to exceed expectations at a rate of recovery, the Federal Government is optimistic about the economy out of recession during the year. International Monetary Fund had forecast-1.8% economic growth in 2016 in Nigeria, but in fact only -1.5%, and growth in 4th quarter-1.3%. Government through the development of "recovery growth plan" in trying to accelerate the diversification of the national economy on the basis of maintaining oil production process, accelerate the development of agriculture and manufacturing in particular.
Dubai’s total non-oil trade of 1.27 trillion dirhams (about 346 billion dollars) in 2016, , representing a growth of 70% compared with 2009. Among them, $218.8 billion imported, $89.9 billion transited, US $39 billion exported.
China is Dubai's largest trading partner, the bilateral trade was $45。2 billion, 13% per cent of Dubai’s total foreign trade。 India and the United States placed the second and third。
Countries such as China, India and the United States deepening trade relations with Kenya, significant increase in the number of tourists from 2016. Among them, the number of American tourists up to 98,000 people, an increase of 15.5% and became the first foreign tourists. India and Uganda are respectively on the third and fourth places. Followed by China, an increase of 60.7% from fifth place, accounted for more than 5.5%. In 2016, the increased number of international tourists to Kenya reached 16.7%, while local tourists increased by 14.6%. Travel agency believes that the number of visitors will continue to grow.