Sunday, May 27, 2018

U.S. Announces Tariffs on $50 Billion of China Imports

Levies target 1,300 separate product categories The Trump administration on Tuesday threatened to slap stiff tariffs on some $50 billion in Chinese imports across 1,300...

Revealed: How corrupt police officers abet smuggling of sugar from Somalia

On the night of March 22 this year, a convoy of ten 25-tonne trucks carrying sugar smuggled from Somalia was stopped by Kenya Police...

India: As “Gulf Money” Dries Up, Half-Built Bungalows In This Kerala Village

Since the 1960s, remittances from the Gulf have been the backbone of Kerala's economy, making up a third of the state's gross domestic product,...

Report: Coca-Cola to conduct study on ‘microplastic’ in Dasani water

Coca-Cola is not buying the results of a study that found "microplastic" in Dasani bottled water sourced in Africa. Business Daily Africa reports that The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:...

Job and Pay Gap Between Local Somali Graduates and Diaspora Returnees

Young graduates claim they are being overlooked for the best paid jobs in Somalia by employers favouring Somalis returning from overseas with foreign credentials. Most...

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 with focus on social media

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone on Sunday with an emphasis on visual applications for social media, hoping to attract...

Zara selling lungis at Rs 6,000 is peak obsession with desis

Here's how the garment made a comeback just as people were on the verge of forgetting 'lungi dance'. Like Bangladeshi designer Bibi Russell popularised gamcha...
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Planes carrying khat resume operations from Kenya to Somalia

Planes transporting khat from Kenya to Somalia are back in business after Somalia lifted a weeklong ban on the stimulant. The ban took effect on...

Munya does not regret Somaliland visit, puts heat on gov’t

Meru Governor Peter Munya has defended his visit to Somaliland insisting he did not interfere with territorial integrity as claimed by the Somalia government. The...

British firms still keen for deals despite global M&A slowdown

Research suggests companies are gaining confidence to make takeover bids Big companies still have the motive and means to embark on takeovers despite headwinds in...

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President Bihi Calls Somalia’s Gass Multiple-Defaulter on Negotiated Ceasefires

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, speaking to the press on Saturday, Hargeisa, revealed that Abdiweli M Gass,...

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....

Somaliland Paging Mr Michael Keating!

The defined territory is one of the physical elements of the state enshrined in the Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties of States...