China is expected to be more cautious in its lending to Africa. Photo: AFP
China is expected to be more cautious in its lending to Africa. Photo: AFP

China turns cautious on lending to Africa amid default crisis fears

  • Economic pressures from the pandemic will force China to further curb lending on belt and road projects, analyst says
  • Beijing will be more prudent but some loans to less-distressed countries will go ahead, observers say

Topic |   China-Africa relations
China is expected to be more cautious in its lending to Africa. Photo: AFP
China is expected to be more cautious in its lending to Africa. Photo: AFP
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