Nation Asks EU to 'Step Back'
- NAMIBIA has called on the European Union (EU) to "take a step backwards from the current excessive demands in the economic partnership agreement (EPA) negotiations to allow Africa the policy space which it requires to advance its development".
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China-Africa - an Economic Partnership
- CHINA is arguably the world's second largest economy, having overtaken Japan recently. China's economy grew at 11,9 per cent in the second quarter of 2010, ragging in U$1,337 trillion, with Japan at U$1,288 trillion during this period. Industrial growth in heavy and light industry and expansion in consumer appetite in 2009, led economic growth.