Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Luanda: End Of Oil Money Threatens ‘Africa’s Dubai’ Ambition

Angola’s capital Luanda is known for being the most expensive city in Africa – and the second most expensive in the world — mainly...

3 of the world’s 10 largest employers are replacing workers with robots

There is no need to worry about whether robots might start taking our jobs. It's already happening. Three of the world's 10 largest employers are...

Ethiopia’s Tourism Revenue Hits Record High In 2015, Beats Kenya And Tanzania Combined

Ethiopia’s tourism revenue jumped 20.7 percent  in 2015 to a record high of $3.5 billion from $2.9 billion in the previous fiscal year lifted...

Why Djibouti is against Somaliland, Berbera port development

In 2006, DP World and the Djiboutian Government established a joint venture, with the signing of a 30-years concession to operate the Doraleh Container...

Coca-Cola to move HQ from Nairobi to SA amidst anxiety

The giant Coca-Cola Company has downgraded its massive regional headquarters in Nairobi and relocated most of its operations to South Africa and Nigeria in...

Hargeisa-Odweine-Burao road receives a second cash injection from Dahabshiil

Today, a five-member committee representing the larger voluntary community mobilization caucus supervising the construction of a paved road that would connect Hargeisa, the capital...

Somaliland Government Names 3 International consultancy firms for DP World MoU

The Somaliland government has released the names and details of three international and multidisciplinary consultancy firms which it sought their services in the preparation...

South Africa: An economy under threat? + Video

As the nation struggles with slowing growth and ongoing power cuts, we examine the state of the South African economy. http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 The BRIC nations, Brazil, India, China...

Munya seeks market for miraa in Somaliland

Munya noted that the miraa market in Somaliland is worth about Sh40 billion which the Meru farmers should share in. Meru governor Peter Munya has...

Black-owned banks get rush of new depositors

A black-owned Atlanta bank is experiencing a sudden surge of deposits, powered by a campaign aimed at bolstering black-owned financial institutions after multiple high-profile police killings raised awareness of...

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Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...

Humanitarian data breaches: the real scandal is our collective inaction

Why it’s time for an independent investigatory body CAMBRIDGE, 8 December 2017: The news that a platform used by at least 11 major operational NGOs and...