March 2014

Sunday 30 March 2014

 

Hungary Strengthens Cooperation with African Countries PDF Print Email
Sunday, 30 March 2014 20:12 Interviews

Hungary Strengthens Cooperation with African Countries

k_mPRETORIA, South Africa, March 30, 2014 (Buziness Africa) -- Many global players as well as small countries are rushing to do business and invest in Africa. As these efforts have intensified with African countries and the situation also presents opportunities for Africa because corporate business and investment are now leading to increased investment, aid and trade offer more competition and greater choices for African countries.



Friday 28 March 2014

 

The EU and Africa: A Strategic Partnership PDF Print Email
Friday, 28 March 2014 20:08 Diplomacy

The EU and Africa: A Strategic Partnership

BRUSSELS, Belguim, March 28, 2014 (EU/Africa) — Europe and Africa are neighbours: continents bound together by a shared history, culture, geography, and by the close exchanges between our peoples. Cooperation between the European Union and Africa has reflected the rich and diverse nature of relations between the two continents.


 

From Olympics to Crimea, Putin Loyalist Kozak Entrusted With Kremlin Mega-Projects PDF Print Email
Friday, 28 March 2014 10:25 Russian Reports

From Olympics to Crimea, Putin Loyalist Kozak Entrusted With Kremlin Mega-Projects

By Oleg Sukhov

MOSCOW, March  28, 2014 (TMT) -- For almost seven years, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak focused on making sure Russia was prepared to host one of the country's biggest events in decades, the $51 billion Sochi Winter Olympics. Just over a month after the Games came to an end, he was handed yet another massive project to oversee — the integration of the annexed region of Crimea into Russia.



Thursday 27 March 2014

 

Egypt Resumes Talks on Joining Customs Union PDF Print Email
Thursday, 27 March 2014 10:24 News

Egypt Resumes Talks on Joining Customs Union

MOSCOW, March 27, 2014 (Reuters) -- Egypt has resumed talks about the creation of a free-trade zone with the customs union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, Egyptian and Russian officials said Wednesday.

Russia is increasing efforts to strengthen relations with large importers of its products as the U.S. and European Union threaten steeper sanctions over Moscow's intervention in the crisis in Ukraine.



Tuesday 25 March 2014

 

Africa Economy - Social Media Holds Key in Kenya's Bid to Attract Chinese Tourists PDF Print Email
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 20:06 Tourism

Africa Economy - Social Media Holds Key in Kenya's Bid to Attract Chinese Tourists

golfkenyaBEIJING, China, March 25, 2014 (FOCAC) -- What can Kenya do to attract millions of Chinese tourists who leave their country each year to tour the world? This is a question many tourism stakeholders in the East African nation are asking themselves as China becomes the world's largest tourists' source markets.

Over the years, China has consolidated itself as the number one global tourism source market in terms of trips made, number of tourists and money they spend while abroad.



Monday 24 March 2014

 

South Africa: Mining Opportunities Exist for Russian Investors PDF Print Email
Monday, 24 March 2014 20:10 Industry

South Africa: Mining Opportunities Exist for Russian Investors

phMiningBy Kester Kenn Klomegah

MOSCOW, March 25, 2014 (Buziness Africa) -- While Russian authorities have shown strong interest in broadening participation in the huge and untapped mining potentials and still crafting strategic ways to get involve in the natural resources exploration in South Africa, leading policy experts said that the Russian industry leaders would face keen competition and uphill struggle for a win-win against other foreign players.



Sunday 23 March 2014

 

Africa: Stolen Funds Dwarf Development Aid - Mbeki PDF Print Email
Sunday, 23 March 2014 11:10 Interviews

Africa: Stolen Funds Dwarf Development Aid - Mbeki

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2014, (AllAfrica) -- The illicit flow of money out of Africa is at least double what the continent receives from development assistance, according to conservative estimates. Large corporations are responsible for most of the losses, although government theft does play some role, according to Thabo Mbeki, the former South Africa president who is heading the High-level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows from Africa, created by the UN Economic Commission for Africa and the African Union. Money leaves Africa through tax evasion, money laundering, cross-border smuggling and corruption.



Saturday 22 March 2014

 

Nigeria Will Be 15th Largest Economy By 2050 PDF Print Email
Saturday, 22 March 2014 11:08 News

Nigeria Will Be 15th Largest Economy By 2050

By Chiemile Ezeobi

ABUJA, Nigeria, March 22, 2014 (This Day) -- A former Chief Economist of Goldman Sachs, Mr. Jim O'Neill, has said Nigeria could be the world's15th largest economy if its large population actively participated in economic development.

O'Neill, who is renowned globally for coining the term BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) in recognition of new advances in economic development by the four countries, made the prediction at the ongoing 20th Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja. The theme of the summit is "Transforming Education through Partnerships for Global Competitiveness."



Friday 21 March 2014

 

Equatorial Guinea Attracts Foreign Workers Despite Dictatorship PDF Print Email
Friday, 21 March 2014 11:09 News

Equatorial Guinea Attracts Foreign Workers Despite Dictatorship

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, March 21, 2014 (VOA) — Equatorial Guinea, once among the poorest countries in the world, is attracting workers from Africa, Latin America and Europe due to its booming gas and petroleum sector.

The Punto Europa gas plant on Bioko Island in the shadow of the capital, Malabo, was completed seven years ago, about a decade after Equatorial Guinea discovered huge quantities of gas and petroleum reserves.



Thursday 20 March 2014

 

African Women Form Trade Bridge With Turkey PDF Print Email
Thursday, 20 March 2014 20:09 Women

African Women Form Trade Bridge With Turkey

By Amina Al-Hassan

ISTANBUL, Turkey, March 20, 2014 (The Daily Trust) -- Women in the emerging and developing world are considered important in entrepreneurship because, as participants at the recent African -Turkey Women Trade Bridge conference in Istanbul, Turkey chorused, women entrepreneurs demonstrate the power and promise of entrepreneurship more when it comes to expanding the array of opportunities available to them.


 

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