Saturday, September 22, 2018

A rising threat to the internet: water

Undersea internet cables are sensitive at the coastlines, and as our study found, cables for New York and New Jersey are particularly at risk. Despite whimsical...

China to penalize $60 billion of U.S. imports in tit-for-tat move

China and the United States plunged deeper into a trade war on Tuesday after Beijing added $60 billion of U.S. products to its import...

Can Russia and China trust each other?

Military manoeuvres come as tensions between West and Russia intensify to highest level since the days of Soviet Union. With a firm handshake, the presidents...

The sad similarity between Sri Lanka, Zambia and now Djibouti that best exemplifies China’s...

One such African country that is exhibiting all the red flag signals of going Sri Lankan and now Zambian way is Djibouti. In recent years,...

Ethiopian Airlines is founding new African flag carriers

The continent’s most successful airline wants to expand abroad IN 1989 The Economist praised Ethiopian Airlines’ “unqualified success”, despite operating in a “disastrous economy” suffering...

Djibouti defies UAE by nationalising container port

The Horn of Africa country has defied threats by the UAE and nationalised a port on the Djibouti coast. East Africa's Djibouti has said it...

This is what Africans really think of the Chinese

Increasing Chinese investment in everything from small food enterprises to massive railway projects across Africa has drawn criticism and warnings of a future dependency...

Is your Apple iPhone 8 defecred? Here is how to see if...

. Apple says that a small percentage of iPhone 8 devices might be affected by a "manufacturing defect" that can cause random freezing and...

Somaliland Signs a Billion-Dollar Deal with a Non-Existent Chinese Bank

On August 14th, the (Somaliland) Minister of Investment Mohamed Ahmed Mohamoud and a Maxtor Bank, a major Chinese bank has signed a billion dollar Memorandum...

Kenya: Faulty fuel testing kits expose Kenyans to adulteration

Kenyans may be filling their vehicles with adulterated fuel even as the State pays hundreds of millions of shillings for defective testing kits. The kits,...

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Dahabshiil welcomes World Bank proposal on decrease of mobile money vulnerabilities to stimulate growth...

“A robust regulation that addresses de-risking issues to reduce vulnerabilities associated with the widespread use of mobile money transactions as put forward by the...

Regulation of Somalia’s Mobile Money Market Can Spur Innovation in Financial Sector Development

Somalia’s economy has grown modestly between 2013 and 2017, with real annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth averaging 2.5%, according to the new economic...

Report: Google suppressed an explosive memo about its Chinese search engine

Google's prototype may have been designed to track citizens. Every time we hear a new report about Google's alleged censored search engine for China, it...