Thursday, July 9, 2020

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...

MERCHANTS BANK OF CALIFORNIA : ” FINANCIAL ACCOUNTS FOR THE SOMALI REMITTANCE COMPANIES WILL...

Washington  – Somali-Americans could find it much harder to send money back home to friends and family after next week. Merchants Bank of California, which...

Vacancies: African Development Bank Group – Nigeria

There is an ongoing recruitment into different positions at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB). The African Development Bank Group is a multilateral development...

Djibouti launches regional 60Tbps subsea cable

Djibouti Telecom and six other carriers have signed a construction and maintenance agreement (C&MA) to build the Djibouti Africa Regional Express (DARE), a 5,500km...

Kenya and Somaliland to foster stronger trade ties

Kenya and Somaliland will work towards building strong trade and economic ties. The two nations hope to achieve this by encouraging cross border investments. At a...

Swiss police raid HSBC’s Geneva office

They said they were investigating HSBC Private Bank (Suisse) and "persons unknown for suspected aggravated money laundering". The investigation could be extended to people suspected...

Somaliland seeks alternative livestock markets to that of Saudi Arabia

Days after the Minister for Agriculture, Water and Environment Abdulah bin Abd – ur – Rahman Al- Hossein issued a statement in which he...

‘Somalia’ Gets Another Debt Relief. This Time from Paris Club.

The Paris Club of creditor nations agreed on Tuesday to restructure Somalia’s debt, including immediately canceling $1.4 billion owed by the impoverished Horn of...

15 Things You Need To Know About The New AfDB President (+Pictures)

Nigeria’s popular Agriculture Minister, Akinwumi Adesina, was elected president of the African Development Bank on May 28, beating out seven other candidates for Africa’s top...

Somalia Looks For More Foreign Aid, Debt Relief Without Accounting for Missing Cash

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said in a January 2010 speech that "development was once the province of humanitarians, charities, and governments looking to gain allies...

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Introduction After a bloody civil war, in January 1991, Siad Barre’s 21-year regime was overthrown in Somalia. The northern half of Somalia declared its independence as the...

Death Toll in Ethiopia Violence Rises to 239 Following Singer’s Killing

At least 239 killed in protests since last week over murder of popular ethnic Oromo singer Haacaaluu Hundeessaa. The death toll from demonstrations and ethnic...

Qatar Confers with Somalia Lower House Speaker on Election-related Issues

The Qatar ambassador to Somalia Hasan Bin Hamza held a closed-door meeting with Lower House Speaker Mohamed Mursal on Tuesday, with the current pre-election...