China

An insight: Mamamah, beyond an airport

Mamama airport: “Funding comes from China, through EXIM Bank. Exim-Bank is the world’s third largest export credit agency, with a mandate to “implement state policies in industry, foreign trade and economy, finance and foreign affairs”

President Xi Jinping says corruption is “the greatest threat” the Party faces

Disciplinary authorities have over the years investigated 440 officials at or above provincial or corps level for corruption over the past five years, who included 43 members and alternate members of the CPC Central Committee, as well as nine members of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), said Yang Xiaodu, Deputy Secretary of the CCDI, at a press conference in Beijing.