South African president Jacob Zuma is greeted by Chinese President Hu Jintao
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China's developing ties with South Africa

China is hosting the World Economic Forum at Dalian, where business leaders and academics gather to discuss business trends, technology and the global economy.

Much attention has been given to China's relationship with Africa in recent years, and in particular its fellow BRICS country South Africa. Business consultant Martyn Davies from Frontier Advisory spoke to the BBC's Juliana Liu about how China's presence there is seen.