Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Dubai’s DP World to develop free zone in Somaliland

Dubai-based DP World announced on Monday that it will develop a greenfield economic free zone in Somaliland to complement the development of the Port...

Somaliland Launches Flagship Job Creation Program

Authorities in Somaliland, along with the World Bank, have launched the first round of funding in the Bank’s flagship job creation program, the Somali...

Dahabshiil Group Builds Conference Hall for Hargeisa University

A foundation stone-laying ceremony of a new ultra-modern Conference Hall for Hargeisa University conference hall to be constructed on funds donated by Dahabshiil Group...

Dahabshiil, other money transfer firms call for lower charges

Money transfer companies are calling for reduced cost of remittances in Africa to help assuage the burden on the beneficiaries. Mr Dilip Ratha, the head...

A weekend of cryptoanarchy in Prague – HCPP17

Czech Republic’s capital city hosts the only physical cryptoanarchist hub in the world. Paralelni Polis (which is Greek for “parallel city”) is a three-story building which...

Understanding the difference between the IMF and World Bank

The annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are underway as policymakers from around the world gather in Washington to...

Ethiopia Devalues Currency by 15 Percent to Boost Exports

Ethiopia's central bank devalued the Ethiopian birr <ETB=> by 15 percent on Tuesday, its first such move in seven years to boost lagging exports. The...

Tanzania: Magufuli’s mining clampdown shows hints of paranoia

On 25 September, President " data-html="true" data-original-title="John Magufuli">John Magufuli concluded a 5-day visit to Arusha, the stronghold of the " data-html="true" data-original-title="Chadema">Chadema opposition party, and, in an indication...

10 Ways In Which Drones Are Positively Impacting Industries Across Africa

There are a number of ways in which drone technology is positively impacting industries in Africa, with numerous sectors benefiting from the advantages that...

Somalia Months Away From Having New Currency

The Somali Minister of Finance says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is taking the lead in helping Somalia with a grant to print new...

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Overcome Recurring Droughts, Not Postpone Them in Northeastern Horn of Africa – de Clercq

The head of United Nations humanitarian efforts in Somalia today underlined the importance of improving communities’ resilience to better withstand the effects of recurring...

ROS-DP World Further Cement Ties, Mutual Interest

The meeting between the President of the Republic of Somaliland and Head of DP World reiterates shared views on development H.E President Muse Bihi Abdi,...

Somalia: A Sheikh Linked With Being Member of Al Shabaab Charged

A Sheikh accused of being a member of Al Shabaab and radicalizing Kenyan youths has been charged with 10 counts of terrorism. Guyo Gorsa allegedly...