And now for something.....completely the same: The Chinese & Zambia
Coal miners in Zambia are complaining about work conditions, contract breaches, and other problems at mines run by a "private" Chinese company. See this New York Times article. For more information about the incident where the Chinese managers shot four workers, see this article in allAfrica.com. For a larger discussion of Afro-Chinese increasingly icy labour relations, see this article. And for reporting on whether China is a blessing or curse for Africa, click here.