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New Research Shows How Countries Can Avoid the “Resource Curse”

New Research Shows How Countries Can Avoid the “Resource Curse”

The riddle of how to avoid the so-called resource curse has bedeviled a generation of policy makers, economists and academics.

Resource curse refers to the negative consequences that befall a country when it discovers a …

New Research Shows How Countries Can Avoid the “Resource Curse”

New Research Shows How Countries Can Avoid the “Resource Curse”

The riddle of how to avoid the so-called resource curse has bedeviled a generation of policy makers, economists and academics.

Resource curse refers to the negative consequences that befall a country when it discovers a …

EU boosts regional cooperation with 25 African countries

EU boosts regional cooperation with 25 African countries

Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signs in Addis Ababa additional support to regional programmes for 25 countries in Africa.

At this occasion, Commissioner Mimica said: "The additional investments I am signing today …

EU boosts regional cooperation with 25 African countries

EU boosts regional cooperation with 25 African countries

Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signs in Addis Ababa additional support to regional programmes for 25 countries in Africa.

At this occasion, Commissioner Mimica said: "The additional investments I am signing today …

UN: More Than 130 African Migrants Feared Drowned Off Djibouti

UN: More Than 130 African Migrants Feared Drowned Off Djibouti

GENEVA More than 130 African migrants were missing off Djibouti after two overloaded boats capsized in rough seas on Tuesday, the United Nations migration agency said.

The vessels were heading to Yemen, a gateway to …

UN: More Than 130 African Migrants Feared Drowned Off Djibouti

UN: More Than 130 African Migrants Feared Drowned Off Djibouti

GENEVA More than 130 African migrants were missing off Djibouti after two overloaded boats capsized in rough seas on Tuesday, the United Nations migration agency said.

The vessels were heading to Yemen, a gateway to …

Malawi Looks to Cannabis to Supplement Lost Tobacco Earnings

Malawi Looks to Cannabis to Supplement Lost Tobacco Earnings

LILONGWE, MALAWI Malawi is the latest African country to look at legalizing cannabis, the plant that produces hemp and marijuana, after similar moves in Lesotho, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. As Malawi's tobacco industry, the country's …

ZAMBIA, CHINA REAFFIRM COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE CULTURAL COOPERATION

ZAMBIA, CHINA REAFFIRM COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE CULTURAL COOPERATION

LUSAKA, Zambia and China, on Saturday, reaffirmed their commitments to promoting cultural cooperation, in order to enhance people-to-people understanding.

The two countries made the commitment during a cultural performance, by the Jilin Art Troupe, as …

ZAMBIA, CHINA REAFFIRM COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE CULTURAL COOPERATION

ZAMBIA, CHINA REAFFIRM COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE CULTURAL COOPERATION

LUSAKA, Zambia and China, on Saturday, reaffirmed their commitments to promoting cultural cooperation, in order to enhance people-to-people understanding.

The two countries made the commitment during a cultural performance, by the Jilin Art Troupe, as …

Quality Of Simba Cement On The Market

Quality Of Simba Cement On The Market

Our attention is drawn to information circulating on social media and published by some of the online news media regarding the quality of Simba Cement on the Market.

The Uganda National Bureau Standards (UNBS), as …

Quality Of Simba Cement On The Market

Quality Of Simba Cement On The Market

Our attention is drawn to information circulating on social media and published by some of the online news media regarding the quality of Simba Cement on the Market.

The Uganda National Bureau Standards (UNBS), as …

Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends Status for 70 Groups, Defers Action on 40 Others as It Opens 2019 Regular Session

Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends Status for 70 Groups, Defers Action on 40 Others as It Opens 2019 Regular Session

Opening its regular session for 2019, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 70 organizations for special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and deferred action on the status of 40 …

Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends Status for 70 Groups, Defers Action on 40 Others as It Opens 2019 Regular Session

Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends Status for 70 Groups, Defers Action on 40 Others as It Opens 2019 Regular Session

Opening its regular session for 2019, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 70 organizations for special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and deferred action on the status of 40 …