Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Dahabshiil remittance firm calls on new British PM to support Africa

Leading money transfer company Dahabshiil has called on new Prime Minister Teresa May to back investments supporting African economies, in the wake of the...

Dahabshiil: The Somalia money-transfer firm that even the British PM supports

Abdirashid Duale, the chief executive of Dahabshiil, Africa’s largest money-transfer business, visits Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland, a breakaway province of Somalia, he cannot...

Somaliland’s eDahab: Inspiring Story of Mobile Money Transfer ‘Innovator’

Somaliland sun Mobile payment, also referred to as mobile money, mobile money transfer, and mobile wallet generally refer to payment services operated under financial...

Queen Maxima Talks of Somali Remittances, Barclays & Westpac

Financial inclusion was the topic on June 5 when Queen Maxima of the Netherlands held a press conference at the UN, for which she's...

Dahabshiil: An African money-transfer firm with big ambitions

WHEN Abdirashid Duale, the chief executive of Dahabshiil, Africa’s largest money-transfer business, visits Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland, a breakaway province of Somalia, he...

Think-tank WEF calls for rethink of anti money-laundering rules

Regulators and central bankers should rethink how rules are applied to stop extremist financing and money laundering, or some emerging market economies risk grinding...

Dahabshiil comes to the aid of floods-displaced families

The international remittance company, Dahabshiil, came to the aid of families displaced by  Webi Shabelle overflooding as a result of torrential rains in Ethiopia. The company...

Abdirashid Dahabshiil believes on investing back to people, land

In the bedlam of the Hargeisa livestock market, vendors are happy to see up close the man who gives them valuable micro-credits. His shoes...

Dahabshiil, African Businesses investing in UK, EU, decry Brexit

African Businesses have raised alarm over the decision by Britain to exit the European Union citing it’s likely to have far reaching effects on...

Migration, media and remittance

It is estimated that one out of every seven people on earth, more than one billion individuals are directly impacted by remittances. Migration, media and...

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How Waddani Changed Somaliland Electoral Landscape

In 2017, Somaliland conducted a successful third presidential election. Waddani party deserves credit for an exemplary election campaign based on civic values, writes Liban Ahmad Last year Somaliland...

Ethiopia: Dr Abiy names 50% women cabinet including defense, trade, peace, transport

Ethiopia’s prime minister Abiy Ahmed is rewarding women’s contributions to the nation’s progress. In a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday (Oct. 16), Abiy cut the number...

Sarah Mohamed Khalif: First Somali woman to win city council election in Belgium

In the elections that took place in Belgium on Sunday, a 21-year-old Somali woman made history for becoming the first of her kind to...