The Namibian Government and development stakeholders came together to join forces in delivering on the country’s commitments to advance the Paris Agreement. A newly developed Partnership Plan connects international resources for climate mitigation and adaptation to five priority areas set by the government and builds…
Company expands digital offerings to offer consumers more choice in Africa’s fifth largest receive market
ACCRA, Ghana, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MoneyGram (NASDAQ:MGI) and Zeepay, a mobile financial services company, announced today a new partnership that enables customers around the world to send money…
Some 50,000 to 60,000 people fleeing war and persecution will start a new life and be on track for a new passport in 2018, but it will be the fewest number of refugees resettled globally any year since 2007, UN figures show.
The drop is… Read More
CHANGSHA, China, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On August 26, SANY HEAVY INDUSTRY CO., LTD (hereinafter referred to as SANY Heavy Industry) released its performance announcement of the first half year of 2018. By June 30, the company achieved sales revenue of 28.1 billion yuan
ADDIS ABABA-- Foreign Ministers of the African Union (AU) member states are meeting at the headquarters of the pan-African bloc in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa to discuss the progress made on the reform of the 55-member union.
During the two-day meeting, the ministers are expected …Read More
NAIROBI-- The majority of African countries defied domestic and external shocks to sustain quality of policy and institutional frameworks underpinning their recent economic progress, says a World Bank report released in Nairobi on Wednesday.
The 2017 Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA) for Sub-Saharan Africa's …Read More
DAR ES SALAAM-- Tanzania's President John Magufuli has urged women to stop taking birth control pills, saying the country needs more people.
"Women can now give up contraceptive methods," Magufuli said.
Tanzania has a population of around 53 million people.
On average, a woman in …Read More