Monday, June 27, 2022

Yemen asks U.N. to back military action by ‘willing countries’ + Pics

Yemen asked the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday to back military action by "willing countries" to combat an advance by Shi'ite Muslim Houthi...

Iraq Opts for Consolidation Over Advance in Battle Against ISIS

As a small force of Islamic State militants holds out in parts of Tikrit for a fourth week, Iraqi forces have been forced to...

ISIS affiliate attacks Shiite mosque in Kuwait, killing 27

A suicide bomber purportedly from an Islamic State affiliate unleashed the first terrorist attack in Kuwait in more than two decades on Friday, killing...

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...

Dismayed by Brexit, fintech firm Azimo could leave London

London-based online money transfer business Azimo is considering switching its headquarters to mainland Europe because of Brexit, which it says could threaten Britain's position...

Two men lynched to Death over alleged sex assaults in India

Indian police were on Friday investigating two separate lynchings in which men were beaten to death by frenzied crowds in anger over alleged assaults...

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...

The Arab League arrives in Somaliland

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlF8ffycNqc A high-level delegation from the Arab League arrives in Hargeisa, the Republic of Somaliland,  today. The delegation is headed by Arab League special envoy to...

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...