October 2009

Thursday 29 October 2009

 

France Sentences Gaidamak To Six Years PDF Print Email
Thursday, 29 October 2009 11:03 News

France Sentences Gaidamak To Six Years

MOSCOW, Oct 28 (Combined Reports: AP, Reuters, MT) - A Paris court sentenced Russian-Israeli tycoon Arkady Gaidamak to six years in prison Tuesday for links to arms trafficking to Angola in a case that involved corruption at the highest levels in France.



Wednesday 28 October 2009

 

Russia Places 69th In World Prosperity Index PDF Print Email
Wednesday, 28 October 2009 10:45 News

Russia Places 69th In World Prosperity Index

MOSCOW, October 27 (RIA Novosti) - Russia secured the 69th place out of 104 in the Legatum Prosperity Index 2009, a global study of national welfare, the research institution said in a statement published on Tuesday.



Saturday 24 October 2009

 

What is China doing in Guinea? PDF Print Email
Saturday, 24 October 2009 11:08 China Africa Watch

What is China doing in Guinea?

By Chris Aden

LONDON, Oct 23 (Guardian) - Are China's investments in Guinea a callous grab for resources, or much-needed support for a struggling African economy? Reports that China is financing investments to the tune of $7bn in military-ruled Guinea in exchange for access to its resources have re-ignited western fears about Chinese activities in Africa.



Thursday 22 October 2009

 

Business Transactions Still Difficult In Most African Countries PDF Print Email
Thursday, 22 October 2009 11:33 Investment

Business Transactions Still Difficult In Most African Countries

From: Mrs Lydia Asamoah, GNA Special Correspondent, Addis Ababa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Oct. 21 (GNA) - Africa still lag behind other regions in the world in easy business transactions, a report from United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has revealed.


 

Business Transactions Still Difficult In Most African Countries PDF Print Email
Thursday, 22 October 2009 11:33 News

Business Transactions Still Difficult In Most African Countries

From: Mrs Lydia Asamoah, GNA Special Correspondent, Addis Ababa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Oct. 21 (GNA) - Africa still lag behind other regions in the world in easy business transactions, a report from United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has revealed.



Wednesday 21 October 2009

 

African Telecoms Investment to Reach US$141.1 Billion by 2013 PDF Print Email
Wednesday, 21 October 2009 11:35 SciTech

African Telecoms Investment to Reach US$141.1 Billion by 2013

The African continent continues to attract substantial investments into its telecommunications markets, with the combined fixed and mobile cumulative capex for Africa since the Year 2000 expected to grow from US$76.1 billion in 2008 to US$141.1 billion by 2013, adding cumulative investments of US$68 billion in the period.



Tuesday 20 October 2009

 

Presidents of Zanzibar and Djibouti address UNESCO’s General Conference PDF Print Email
Tuesday, 20 October 2009 11:14 Education

Presidents of Zanzibar and Djibouti address UNESCO’s General Conference

PARIS, France, Oct 19 (UNESCO) - President Amani Abeid Karume of Zanzibar (United Republic of Tanzania)and Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, President of Djibouti, today spoke of the challenges facing the world and UNESCO as they addressed the 35th session of the Organization’s General Conference.



Sunday 11 October 2009

 

UN Envoy Urges Africa To Invest In TB PDF Print Email
Sunday, 11 October 2009 11:50 Health

UN Envoy Urges Africa To Invest In TB

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, October 10 (Pamzuka) - Dr Jorge Sampaio, the United Nations Special Envoy on Tuberculosis recently addressed the 59th World Health Organisation Regional Committee for Africa in Kigali, Rwanda. He reminded ministers that putting money in TB is one of the most cost effective public health investments.


 

Viable Nations Depend On Integrating Economies, Says Business Leader PDF Print Email
Sunday, 11 October 2009 11:39 Interviews

Viable Nations Depend On Integrating Economies, Says Business Leader

LONDON, October 10 (AllAfrica) - Ahead of the announcement of the 2009 Ibrahim Index of Governance, the survey which ranks the quality of Africa's governments, Mo Ibrahim, the Sudanese-born cellphone pioneer who founded the index, sat down with AllAfrica's editors.


 

Viable Nations Depend On Integrating Economies, Says Business Leader PDF Print Email
Sunday, 11 October 2009 11:39 Society

Viable Nations Depend On Integrating Economies, Says Business Leader

LONDON, October 10 (AllAfrica) - Ahead of the announcement of the 2009 Ibrahim Index of Governance, the survey which ranks the quality of Africa's governments, Mo Ibrahim, the Sudanese-born cellphone pioneer who founded the index, sat down with AllAfrica's editors.


 

Page 1 of 3
« StartPrev123NextEnd »

 

AfricnGrowthWorldSafaris_

Articles in Calendar

< October 2009 >
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  


infobanner150-230-locaz
astana-logo
investinregions_ru
Buziness Africa magazine