Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Berbera Port: Geopolitics and State-making in Somaliland

Key points International investment in Somaliland’s strategically located Berbera port may turn it into a new logistical gateway to East Africa and boost economic...

Somaliland: Uganda Airlines To Begin Hargeisa Flights Among 9 New Routes

Uganda Airlines will soon add into its schedule nine new routes including Kinshasa, Zanzibar, Asmara in Eritrea, Hargeisa(Somaliland), Lusaka, Harare, Johannesburg Djibouti and Addis...

Somaliland: Frankincense Dates Back to Biblical Days

Franincense was as good as gold im ancient times Early civilizations used camels to transport frankincense along the global trade routes. It was one of...

Global gateway: Somaliland upgrades its window to the world

 Since declaring independence from Somalia 28 years ago, Somaliland has struggled with a lack of investment, poverty and poor infrastructure. But a project to expand...

Berbera Ports Projects Unlocking Somaliland Economic Potential

On the southern coast of the Gulf of Aden, sits Somaliland’s Berbera port. It occupies a strategic position in the Horn of Africa and...

Hyundai Joins Coca Cola as One of the World-renowned Companies Gracing Somaliland Markets

Hyundai has played a major role in helping Somaliland gain international recognition, which it was seeking for very long. The South Korean car manufacturer collaborated...

Republic of Somaliland is a Fait Accompli which the UN, World Must Recognize

Hyundai International Co. opens a main branch in Somaliland under the auspices of DAHABSHIIL increasing the country's visibility Somaliland, or so-called Somaliland, has been separated...

British Government signs agreements worth £31m to support development in Somaliland

The programmes will be delivered in partnership with the Somaliland government to promote long-term stability in the region. The UK yesterday signed an agreement with...

An Unknown Front Claims Responsibility for Berbera MHC Destruction

In a highly coloured cloak-and-dagger narrative to the Arabic Post (Tuesday, 10 September), worthy of the finest as among tall stories, a never-heard-of militia,...

Somalia economic growth likely to inch up this year, World Bank says

Somalia’s economy is expected to grow by 2.9% this year, from 2.8% last year, before growth quickens to 3.2-3.5% in the medium term, the...

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‘I became a whistleblower and lost my job’: the remarkable story of WorldRemit founder...

Poor experiences in sending money abroad inspired Ismail Ahmed to build WorldRemit – now it's on the verge of becoming a unicorn A refugee from...

Somaliland Success Exposes Limitation of Western Political Thinking

The success of the breakaway Republic of Somaliland and other examples show the limits of Western political thinking on Africa, writes Sherin Helal While Somalia...

Egyptian Parliament’s Ad hoc Committee on Ethiopia’s GERD Dam Begins Meetings Sunday

The committee is expected to give President El-Sisi a "mandate" to take the measures necessary to tackle the negative impact of the GERD on...