China Urban Investment to the African Union Powerpoint

Publication date: 

Friday, 13 September 2013

Type: 

  • Presentation

Producer: 

Produced by ACUI

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Presentation by Dr. Liu Haifang, General Secretary, Centre for African Studies of Peking University and Allan Cain, Director, Development Workshop Angola, on China Urban Investment to Africa during a panel session at the 2013 African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) conference in Mauritius, September 11 to 13, 2013. The panel on "Understanding (and harnessing) Chinese investment interest" was co-hosted by Development Workshop and the Centre for African Studies at Peking University. Chinese investment in Africa is increasingly having an impact, and investments in residential development are already demonstrating a track record of opportunity and experience. The session involved presentations by Chinese investors, setting out their experiences and expectations for the market.