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...

AP Interview: Somaliland president defends UAE military deal

Somalia's breakaway northern region of Somaliland declared its independence nearly three decades ago, but despite having its own currency, parliament and military the predominantly...

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...

Somalia can’t interfere in DP World’s port deal: Somaliland minister

DP World Berbera benefiting local community, port official Esmail Mahmoud says “Had you come a day earlier, you’d have seen us loading camels onto ships...

DP World says Djibouti has not offered to buy its Doraleh terminal stake

DUBAI, March 28 (Reuters) - DP World has not received an offer from Djibouti to buy its 33 percent stake in the Doraleh Container...

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,...

Somaliland Government Criticized for Presenting Budget Not Based on Current Rates

The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Somaliland approved, Tuesday, a 2018 central government budget of 1,687,000,000,000 Somaliland Shillings ( One trillion, six...

Genel Energy Calls Somaliland Oil ‘Highly Prospective’, Over 2 Billion Barrels

Somaliland is a highly prospective, onshore exploration province, and Genel is targeting resources of over two billion barrels of oil. In August 2012, Genel was awarded...

Djibouti is Dangerously Becoming a Trigger for Transregional Destabilization

The delicate balance of power in the Horn of Africa might soon be broken by the developing situation inside of Djibouti surrounding the future...

Somaliland: Port Dispute May Destabilize Horn of Africa, Minister Says

Somalia has declared Somaliland’s plans to build port illegal U.A.E. establishing air force, naval bases in Somaliland A budding dispute over plans to develop...

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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...

Qatar, Farmajo Attempt to Tear Somaliland Apart in War

Qatar and Farmajo feed terrorism to ignite war in Somaliland. Troops from the Puntland state of Somalia's federal government, led by Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo, launched...