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The Africa-China Urban Initiative and its partner institutions have a number of resources available.

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Shanghai set for rapid bus system

Publication date: Tue 18 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Shanghai will soon have its first Bus Rapid Transit system.

West African Traders as Translators Between Chinese and African Urban Modernities

Publication date: Sun 16 Jun 2013
Document type: Research paper
In the first phase of our research project we established that in contrast to over-exaggerating local discourses the direct impact of the resident Chinese economic actors on local economic practices...

As China Returns: Perceptions of Land Grabbing and Spatial Power Relations in Mozambique

Publication date: Tue 11 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
This article published in the Journal of Asian and African Studies investigates how perceptions of China in Mozambican civil society are affected by entrepreneurial activity and bilateral cooperation...

Property prices rising in major cities

Publication date: Tue 4 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Heavier government intervention likely in the coming months as property prices in China's major cities continued to rise.

Um mar de agruras

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Surgiu no âmbito do Programa Nacional de Habitação Social, hoje é um dos bairros de Viana em grande expansão e já atingiu a sua quinta etapa.

Vox Populi

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Na capital angolana, Luanda, o drama do transito faz parte do dia-a-dia das pessoas que se deslocam pela cidade. A Economia & Mercado ouviu alguns cidadãos sobre o desempenho dos transportes...

Baixa de Luanda é nevrálgiva

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Enquanto os principais operadores económicos nao ousarem deslocalizar-se, a baixa de Luanda, onde se concentram os maiores negócios do país, vai continuar a ser o centro da capital, sendo que a nova...

Promessas não cumpridas

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Em resposta aos problemas de transportes públicos que Luanda vive, o Governo prometeu criar uma alternativa maritima, os ferryboats, mas a verdade e que essa promessa já remonta a 2008 e, até agora,...

Caos total

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Diariamente, milhares de pessoas enchem as estradas em direcçao ao centro de Luanda, provenientes de zonas como o Benfica, Cacuaco e Viana, enfrentando vários problemas no trânsito, decorrentes da...

Transportes públicos são um pontapé na produtividade

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Sobre o tema desta edicao, a Economia & Mercado juntou as opinioes de José Oliveira, docente universitário na Universidade Católica de Angola, e de Mário Silva, director geral da empresa pública...

Viana 18 km em três horas

Publication date: Sat 1 Jun 2013
Document type: Article
Viana, ou município satélite como ficou apelidado, é uma nova centralidade economica da província de Luanda, principalmentre se julgarmos pela quantidade de industrias que aí estão a ser instaladas.

Sharp rise in Beijing property sales

Publication date: Fri 31 May 2013
Property transactions in Beijing's real estate market rebounded in May, a report from real estate brokerage firm Century 21st showed on Friday.

Plastic ban fails with ultra-thin bags

Publication date: Fri 31 May 2013
Document type: Article
The use of ultra-thin plastic bags is still widespread five years after the introduction of a national aimed to reduce pollution and save energy, a new report revealed on Thursday.

China Rising: A four-part special series

Publication date: Thu 23 May 2013
Document type: Video
A four-part series that gives a rare insight into the country on the move, with history in tow. After centuries of western dominance, the world’s centre of economic and political weight is shifting...

Microfinancing helps women out of poverty

Publication date: Wed 8 May 2013
Document type: Article
Moody's Investors Service said in a report on Wednesday that the outlook for China's property market remains stable but sales growth will slow.

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