Officials say Meng Hongwei is suspected of taking bribes. His case has the smell of politics
 
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Nigeria Sells Yuan For First Time as It Deepens China Ties

The Central Bank of Nigeria sold yuan for the first time as it looks to boost commerce between China and Africa’s biggest oil producer and reduce the dominance of the dollar as a trading currency.
 

34 ESSENTIAL THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU VISIT CHINA

Ever since opening its doors to the world in the 70’s, China has experienced a period of rapid growth and change.
 
 

Sometimes a throwaway sentence is more illuminating than it ought to be. A line in an article in Roads & Kingdoms in January about the Chinese in Lagos did just that. Near the end of the piece, the author wrote: