The Newsmakers

Is Chinese investment helping or harming Africa?

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently pledged $60 billion for projects in Africa, in the form of assistance, investment and loans. But some view the cash with suspicion. Many African nations are only just recovering from years of debt distress. And as Africa's biggest investor, Beijing is guaranteed to always have a major say at the negotiating table. So is their relationship really win-win? Guests Gyude Moore – Liberia’s former Minister of Public Works Grant Harris – Former senior adviser to Barack Obama on Africa Victor Gao – Director of the China National Association of International Studies

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

China promotes ‘Belt and Road’ as Africa growth tool

China-Africa summit kicks off in Beijing | Money Talks

China-Africa summit kicks off in Beijing | Money Talks

Will the US ease sanctions on North Korea?

Will the US ease sanctions on North Korea?

Was Kim Jong-un’s trip to China a message to Donald Trump?

Was Kim Jong-un’s trip to China a message to Donald Trump?

From the corporate world to the brothel: How did this man save millions of lives in India?

From the corporate world to the brothel: How did this man save millions of lives in India?

Should Tunisia abolish its anti-sodomy law?

Should Tunisia abolish its anti-sodomy law?

Sierra Leone declares rape a national emergency

Sierra Leone declares rape a national emergency

Did the UK’s army kill civilians?

Did the UK’s army kill civilians?

The coldest winter in Beijing | Picture This

The coldest winter in Beijing | Picture This

A look back at Mars Rover Opportunity’s groundbreaking work

A look back at Mars Rover Opportunity’s groundbreaking work

Bangladesh has called for a safe zone for Rohingya inside Myanmar, would it work?

Bangladesh has called for a safe zone for Rohingya inside Myanmar, would it work?

NASA pulls the plug on Mars Rover Opportunity, what’s the next step for space exploration?

NASA pulls the plug on Mars Rover Opportunity, what’s the next step for space exploration?

Is Donald Trump orchestrating a coup against Maduro in Venezuela?

Is Donald Trump orchestrating a coup against Maduro in Venezuela?

In Venezuela, humanitarian aid has turned into a political showdown

In Venezuela, humanitarian aid has turned into a political showdown

Venezuela's aid showdown | Rohingya safe zone | NASA’s Mars mission

Venezuela's aid showdown | Rohingya safe zone | NASA’s Mars mission

Cruelty on Australia’s Christmas Island? | EU blacklists Saudi | Iran v Israel

Cruelty on Australia’s Christmas Island? | EU blacklists Saudi | Iran v Israel

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