- The $6 bn (originally $9 bn) Sicomines copper-secured infrastructure loan deal in the DRC has apparently "resulted in the closure of local civil engineering companies." I'd like to learn more about this, given that there has been relatively little infrastructure built yet under the deal.
- "Rwanda has proactively facilitated investment and trade with China by including Rwandan business people in its official delegations to China and establishing a Rwanda Development Board office in Shenzhen."
- "Rwanda has particularly targeted information and communication technology (ICT) as a sector where China can help it become a regional leader."
A h/t to Winslow Robertson, via Twitter @Winslow_R