Wednesday, October 17, 2018

EU seeks tighter control over cryptocurrency, virtual currencies

The European Commission (EC) has introduced new proposals aimed to stop terrorists using virtual currencies. It must first be voted and agreed by EU...

How to fix Africa’s remittance industry

As urbanisation accelerates globally, tens of millions of Africans leave home for economic opportunities in cities. Many of these individuals made the ultimate sacrifice...

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...

Dahabshiil Erigavo puts orphans on equal footing with peers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA7wTuvIiCo Dahabshiil money transfer office in Erigavo, Sanaag region, establishes a new record in that city by providing orphans at its boarding school  a sum...

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...

Dahabshiil Qatar reaches out to Ethiopian communities

In a well-orchestrated, highly appreciated event, Head of Dahabshiil Money Transfer services in Qatar, Abdi Hassan Jama, on Sunday,  reached to Ethiopian communities in...

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...

Remittances and support for democracy in Africa (Archive)

Much has been written about the impact of remittance inflows on economic and social outcomes, including economic development, inequality, and poverty. But little is...

Bahrain MP calls for more supervision on foreign remittances

An MP called to tighten the grip on foreign remittances to combat money laundering, it was announced yesterday.MP Dr. Jameela Al Sammak said in...

Dahabshiil ready to partner with AU to lower Diaspora remittances cost

Leading money transfer company Dahabshiil is ready to work with the African Union in partnership with African states to enable them to reform their...

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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...