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Virtual international forum on South Africa-China Tourism Cooperation

On Wednesday 4 August 2021, the UJCI, in collaboration with the Centre for Africa-China Studies and the UJ School of Tourism and Hospitality (STH), hosted a Virtual International Forum titled ‘South Africa-China Tourism Cooperation: Opening New horizons’. SUPPORTING INSTITUTIONS The Forum was supported by the following institutions: Sun Yat-sen University (China) Nanjing Tech University (China)…

UJ students star in Chinese Bridge Competition

On 6-7 May, the Confucius Institute for Chinese Medicine at the University of the Western Cape hosted the final round of the 19th Chinese Bridge Competition for South African students, which was held online. The competitors comprised 15 students from University of Cape Town, Stellenbosch University, Rhodes University, and the Durban University of Technology. Officials…

CACS Occasional Paper no 9

[divider_flat]‘Catching Up After Half a Millennium’: Jeffrey Sachs on the Chinese Development Model Bhaso Ndzendze, Research Director, UJ Centre for Africa-China Studies This paper reviews the portrayal of Chinese economic history and more recent economic policy in the book The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time (2005) by the renowned American economist Jeffrey…