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Chinese President Xi Jinping is welcomed by South African minister for International Relations Maite Nkoana-Mashabane (R)as he arrives at the Waterkloof airfield in Pretoria on December 2, 2015. Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in South Africa ahead of a two-day summit with regional leaders as Africa seeks further massive investment despite the Asian giant's economic slowdown. / AFP PHOTO / DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS / Jacoline Schoonees

January 4, 2017 7:05 PM (UTC+8)