South Africa and China agree on cooperating in the area of ICT

South Africa’s Deputy Minister of Telecommunications, Hlengiwe Mkhize, and China’s Vice Minister of Cyber Space Administration, Wang Xiujun, met in Durban to talk about cooperating in the area of ICT. The roundtable took the form of public meetings between the delegations, exploring potential partnerships including on e-government, cybersecurity, and the incubation of small and medium ICT companies. ‘We would like to encourage cooperation between Chinese and South African enterprises to push forward the digital development to benefit the people of both countries,‘ Xiujun said.