The new secretary-general of Forum Macao, Ji Xianzheng, outlines his vision for the future of relations between China and the Portuguese-speaking countries.
- Arts & Culture
- Portuguese-Speaking Countries
- Social Affairs
The Portuguese capital is staking a claim as a global innovation hub, encouraging digital entrepreneurs to set up in the city, and with the advantage of the centuries-long Portuguese-Macao relationship offering exciting new prospects.
Ana Menezes Cordeiro is the first Portuguese woman to be charged with a diplomatic mission in China and she is raising historic links to a new level.
Ekithi, a natural superfoods specialist, links Macao and Mozambique through trade while helping African farmers elevate their living standards.
Forum Macao has utilised the city’s bi-cultural legacy to cement relationships between China and Portuguese-speaking countries, achieving spectacular success.
Construction is underway on a huge state-of-the-art deep-water port in Timor-Leste. Meet some of the key people behind this mammoth project – and discover how it’s strengthening ties between the Portuguese-speaking country and China.
E-commerce and digital payments in Portuguese-speaking countries and Macao are booming right now as a result of the pandemic. But what does this mean for the future economic development of these nations and for Macao’s place at the heart of the Lusophone world?
Cabo Verde is diversifying its economy by setting up three Special Economic Zones. China could be at the heart of the African Portuguese-speaking country’s major investments.
Can the beautiful Bijagós archipelago, off the coast of Guinea-Bissau, balance the effects of its burgeoning ecotourism industry with its need to protect its rare fauna, flora and culture?
China is strengthening its trade ties with Brazil, particularly in the agriculture and agri-food sector. Welcome to an ever-growing relationship.