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An investigation on the 2.7 billion USD of blue economy investment from China in Madagascar

10 October 2019, story by Hui Ning & Riana Raymonde Randrianarisoa 

Antananarivo – When the news from Beijing reached Madagascar on September 6th, 2018, that a deal of 2.7 billion USD was signed on the country’s “blue economy” with China, people in the second largest island country panicked. Rightfully so. Nobody, including the fishing ministry, had heard of such a deal beforehand.

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