Thursday, November 15, 2018

Roxbury heist target handles cash for African immigrants

The Roxbury money exchange business targeted in Tuesday’s gunpoint robbery of $420,000 in cash has outlets across the country and caters to African immigrants,...

Kenya: Dahabshiil Calls for More Aid for Starving Somalis

A leading money transfer firm has rallied corporates, individuals and governments to join hands and support thousands of Somalis hit by prolonged drought. While it...

Advisory group expresses concerns on Somalia’s Simatech port contract

An advisory committee that monitors Somalia’s public finances says it is concerned about a possibly unfavorable contract between the Ministry of Ports and UAE...

Dahabshiil funding promotes growth of SMEs in the region

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI) of Dahabshiil Group recently unveiled an initiative named the Powering Progress Fund (PPF or the “Fund”) at the Somaliland Investment...

Somaliland: Regulatory Gaps in Mobile Banking

Somaliland is one of the leading markets in mobile banking platforms in Africa. It has been acknowledged by renowned individuals such as Bill Gates...

Somaliland: Dahabshil Bank International Donates cash to Braille Centre

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI) donated $4000 US Dollars towards the Somaliland Braille Centre (SBC) to illuminate their lives in a quest for a brighter...

Dahabshil Bank International concludes personnel training on quality management

Dahabshiil bank International staff on Wednesday concluded three days training on top quality management in banking which was facilitated by UAE based Al Amanah...

US: A Moral Case for Putting a Stop to Payday Lending Abuses – Whitehouse...

Summary: Senior members of the Obama Administration meet with religious leaders to discuss the moral obligation for stronger consumer protections. Today, we hosted a remarkable group...

Dahabshiil: How micro loans for solar pumps are a macro step forward

MicroDahab MFI, a microfinance subsidiary of Dahabshiil Group, has announced a collaboration with SolarGen Technologies to create the first ijarah thumma Iqtina (“lease to...

Mobile Money Vs ATMs, what is the result?

There is a lot of excitement around the use of mobile money these days, so much so that one is almost tempted to ignore...

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Somaliland: 1500 to begin registration for National Service

According to an announce the Director of the National Service program, Mohamed Hussein ‘ Mu’addin’ made public, Wednesday, 1500 university graduates will begin registering...

4 African presidents who have shown great kindness

Kindness is not the first thing that comes to mind whenever a politicians name is mentioned. It is even harder to believe that presidents...

Is Constitutional Reform Long Overdue in Somaliland?

Constitutional reform can help fulfil twin goals of ending political under-representation and cracking down on instability in Somaliland, writes Liban Ahmad. The Fifth Somaliland President,...