Tag: Earth Crimes

#EarthCrimes – The dirty white elephant, Part Three: Limpopo, The Weakest Link

Sam Sole Conflicted Limpopo agencies charged with policing a proposed Chinese-run industrial zone are not up to the task. Exhibit A: the wildly skewed operator agreement.

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#EarthCrimes – Limpopo’s dirty white elephant, Part Two: The dodgy designation

How a Chinese company hijacked the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone. Documents obtained via an access to information request show that shady Hong Kong businessman Yat Hoi Ning boarded the strategic economic zone (SEZ) train without a ticket.

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#Earthcrimes: Limpopo’s dirty great white elephant (Part One)

Government’s plan to develop a R40bn Chinese-controlled energy and metallurgical industrial complex at the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone in Limpopo is founded on quicksand.

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