A Chinese museum has removed photographs which compare African people to animals from a controversial exhibition.

Surging demand from Chinese visitors has made Laos the world's fastest-growing market for ivory.

Demand for cashews has risen 31 percent globally over the last decade, mainly from China, India and Vietnam.

The Chinese halal sector is forecast to hit $1.9 trillion by 2021, an average growth rate of nine percent.

The five BRICS nations hold their annual summit in China. Kenya and Egypt are invited.

China has officially opened its first overseas naval base in Djibouti. A major step for the country's expansion of its military presence abroad.

Chinese firms in Africa are frequently accused of polluting the environment to produce materials ready to export back home.

China, Ivory Coast's third biggest trading partner, has opened its first chamber of commerce in the country.

Soaring demand for the products in China has seen an estimated one million pangolins plucked from Asian and African forests over the past decade.

Nigeria is banking on CNPC's years of experience in neighbouring Chad and Niger to discover commercial quantities of crude.