Friday, June 22, 2018

Dahabshiil Rejects Puntland MP’s Allegations

Dahabshiil, the largest money transfer company in Somalia - and Africa, at large - has vehemently denied claims by a member of Puntland parliament named Sadiq Abshir...

DP World denies out of court settlement on Djibouti Doraleh port

A company spokesperson said the concession agreement remains in place Dubai-based DP World has denied media reports stating that the company was looking for an...

Ethiopia’s move to open key economic sectors to spur fast development – Dahabshiil CEO

The move by the Ethiopian government to open key economic sectors, among them Ethiopian Airlines, to foreign investment is likely to spur fast development...

Inflation, a painful threat to Somaliland People

Somaliland is a nation on the Horn of Africa that has been running its affairs independently, and nearing recognition soon by the world, is...

Landlocked Ethiopia May Establish Naval Base at Kenyan Port

Ethiopia, landlocked since the secession of Eritrea a quarter century ago, may consider building a naval base in neighboring Kenya to strengthen its military...

Somaliland: Middle East Power Struggle Plays Out on New Stage

BERBERA, Somaliland—The battle for hegemony in the Middle East is playing out at an ancient African port where traditional dhow fishing boats now share...

Djibouti: Attractive but Risky

As countries across the Horn of Africa embark on ambitious programs to attract foreign investment, Djibouti seems a stable option in a volatile region....

A tale of two ports: Somaliland challenges Djibouti

Djibouti may not quite be the “Singapore of Africa” yet, but the Horn of Africa’s smallest country still plays an oversized role in global...

New UAE Visa Reforms a Window of Opportunity for Somali Investors – Dahabshiil CEO

Following sweeping reforms that the United Arab Emirates made to its visa and immigration rules on Sunday, Abdirashid Duale, CEO of the global remittance...

New visa and investment rules in UAE: Your queries answered

Rules grant five-year residency visas for students studying in the UAE The UAE has announced sweeping new reforms to allow 100 per cent foreign ownership...

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INVESTORS ARE HELPING PUT SOMALILAND ON THE MAP

A disputed part of a war-torn nation is holding out promise for the Horn of Africa. Hong Kong–based American business developer Robby Zirkelbach has set...

Al-Shabab Militant Group Getting Lucky, Not Stronger in Somalia

Somalia’s most dangerous terror group is likely not getting any stronger despite a series of deadly attacks, including one that claimed the life of...

Special Arrangement with Somaliland A Symbol of Depoliticized Aid Relations – Partners Tell Mogadishu

International partners supporting Somalia and Somaliland on a number of reconstruction, security, and governance programmes in Somalia, and on development and democratization processes, among...