China/South Africa Build Relations: Slowly Strangling What’s Left of the West

Trevor Loudon New Zeal 1/13/2012

Under far left President Jacob Zuma, South Africa’s African National Congress/South African Communist Party led government, has most certainly established itself as part of the growing world wide Axis of Evil.

From the Communist Party of China International Department website:

South Africa, Jan. 9 — The Communist Party of China […]

China, the rare earth metals crisis, and Obama’s green agenda

Michelle Malkin 10/5/2010

President Obama is pushing solar panels and other green technology pet projects as a way to create jobs and promote energy independence.

What his eco-radical bureaucrats won’t mention is that they are simply trading one type of foreign dependence for another: From Saudi oil…to Chinese rare earth metals.

As some of you […]

U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan

A bleak Ghazni Province seems to offer little, but a Pentagon study says it may have among the world’s largest deposits of lithium.

James Risen The New York Times 6/13/2010

WASHINGTON — The United States has discovered nearly $1 trillion in untapped mineral deposits in Afghanistan, far beyond any previously known reserves and enough […]

China seeks Africa joint ventures

By Barney Jopson in Sharm el-Sheikh The Financial Times November 9, 2009

China’s state-backed Africa investment fund is seeking to break new ground by pushing Chinese companies to build infrastructure through joint ventures with African governments, according to a senior executive.

In a rare interview, Zhou Chao, a managing director of the multi-billion-dollar China-Africa Development […]