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Everywhere You Look in the DR Congo, Chinese Entities Are Suddenly Getting a Lot of Good Press

A front-page story on the popular Congolese news site Actualite.cd about the upcoming launch of the Chinese-financed Busanga hydropower plant.

A noticeable increase in positive media coverage about Chinese companies and government-backed development projects in the Democratic Republic of the Congo that began last week is showing no signs of abating, with leading news outlets publishing a stream of favorable stories.

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