Tuesday, December 12, 2017

4 African Currencies That Are Under Pressure In 2017

The economies of sub-Saharan Africa have felt the pain of 2015 and 2016, and African currencies have experienced volatility as a result. The year 2017...

Somalia: The Case for Puntland Monetary Authority

Consumers in Puntland are experiencing economic hardship. Many businesses are not accepting the Somali Shilling from customers. Almost all business transactions are consummated in a mobile payment system based...

UAE to pledge $2 billion in projects for Somaliland

The Government of the United Arab Emirates is expected to announce a $2 billion investment and development package for the Republic of Somaliland, according...

KHAT THRIVES IN INDEPENDENT SOMALILAND

This is the government the world should be recognizing, not the fictional and reactionary one in Mogadishu Here’s a telling irony. We think of Somalia...

The surprising place where cash is going extinct

Half a dozen men crowd round one of the many small colourful wooden shacks off a main street in Hargeisa, Somaliland, shouting and arguing...

Somaliland: Sterling Energy announces completion of seismic acquisition on the Odewayne Block

ODEWAYNE, REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND: Sterling Energy Plc ("Sterling" or the "Company"), AIM-listed Sterling Energy has announced that the Government sponsored 2D seismic program of 1,000kms full fold data...

Ethiopia: Power Generation Projects is vital for the Region

High Electric power transmission lines and distribution stations are in place in Ethiopia Central and Western Part of Ethiopia, according to the map.  High power transmission...

Duale of Dahabshiil Leads 5 Multi-Millionaires From Somalia You Should Know

Somalia, a failed state in East Africa, has an extremely hostile political and business environment. But its people, the Somalis, are some of the...

Four top Chief Executives reveal what they were like as teenagers — from ‘socially...

The teenage years aren't always the smoothest, and life was no different for four of the world's most successful chief executives. They may be heavy...
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Somalia: Dahabshil Bank International Opens in Kismayu

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI), today, officially opened its doors to business in Kismayu of Jubbaland. Farid Jama Suleiman, Minister Commerce of the Federal State of...

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Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...

Humanitarian data breaches: the real scandal is our collective inaction

Why it’s time for an independent investigatory body CAMBRIDGE, 8 December 2017: The news that a platform used by at least 11 major operational NGOs and...