Category Archives: Banking and Finance

Aid Groups Accuse UN of Manipulating Data Ahead of Congo Polls

Aid agencies working in the Democratic Republic of Congo have accused the United Nations of manipulating data ahead of elections to give an overly positive impression of the situation in …

SHORT OF TIME, SOMALIA DELAYS LANDMARK REGIONAL VOTE AS TENSIONS RISE

MOGADISHU — Somalia’s South West state will delay a key presidential vote for the third time because it is not sufficiently prepared, the semi-autonomous region’s election committee said.

Tensions between …

SOUTH AFRICA: WHITE GROUP TO CHALLENGE PRES RAMAPHOSA’S LAND REFORMS IN COURT

CAPETOWN– A South African advocacy group that lobbies for the rights of white farmers will challenge in court President Cyril Ramaphosa’s plan to change the constitution to allow land expropriation …

TANZANIA PREFERS ‘CONDITION-FREE’ CHINESE AID – PRES JOHN MAGUFULI

DAR ES SALAAM, — Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has said he prefers Chinese to Western aid as it comes with fewer conditions.

Maugufuli has been under intense pressure from Western …

TANZANIA PREFERS ‘CONDITION-FREE’ CHINESE AID – PRES JOHN MAGUFULI

DAR ES SALAAM, — Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has said he prefers Chinese to Western aid as it comes with fewer conditions.

Maugufuli has been under intense pressure from Western …

ETHIOPIA TO HOST AFRICA-CHINA BUSINESS FORUM

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia- Ethiopian and Chinese businesses, on Tuesday, expressed high hopes that an Africa-China business forum, scheduled to be held in Ethiopia from Dec 3 to 5, would further …