24 September 2018
The MPLA, the ruling party of Angola, has a new leadership structure. It includes a few unexpected choices of businessmen with links to key economic sectors - while other key political figures with important business links have lost status inside the party.
11 September 2018
31 July 2018
The Greater Bay Area (GBA) will be the greatest challenge Macao will face moving forward. Almost 20 years after the return of the Portuguese administration to China, the city is now part of the GBA - Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao initiative - details of which Beijing is expected to announce soon.
06 July 2018
Equatorial Guinea, an important oil producer in the Gulf of Guinea region has been looking into formally applying for a membership at the Forum Macao. With this new addition, Forum Macao will have all the members of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries under one roof.
14 June 2018
On April 26, a new state-of-the-art terminal opened at the Bai Yun (White Cloud) Airport of Guangzhou. It is the largest terminal building in the mainland and is the latest example of the dense transport system being built by cities in Guangdong province.
05 June 2018
Hainan, China's southernmost province, has established an area to promote development of the China (Hainan) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ). The new area - the Haikou Jiangdong New District of China (Hainan) Pilot Free Trade Zone - covers 298 square kilometers.
28 May 2018
A private equity company, Frontier Services Group (FSG), founded and chaired by Erik Prince is to take a 50% stake in the venture. It seems likely that a high proportion of the fish caught will be exported to China, as Chinese state investment vehicle CITIC is now the biggest investor in FSG, with a 28.4% stake.