Daily Archives: August 29, 2016

Belt and Road Forum to Give Further Support to Chinese Energy Enterprises

YANTAI, China, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Chinese energy enterprises need repositioning themselves for going out and conducting international cooperation on production capacity, Ian He, CEO of Jereh Group said Thursday at the International Energy Investment & Financing Cooperation Forum held in Yantai, China. Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160827/401907 The forum is organized by China Chamber of […]

UN chief deeply concerned over “tense situation” in Western Sahara

The UN Secretary-General has expressed concern over tension in Western Sahara.Ban Ki-moon’s comments came in a statement issued on Sunday by his spokesperson.Western Sahara is located on the north-west coast of Africa and is bordered by Morocco, Maurit…

Accelerating gender equality in Africa

Gender inequality in the labour market cost sub-Saharan African countries more than US$90 billion annually between 2010 and 2014.That finding comes in the latest Africa Human Development Report which looks at efforts to accelerate women’s empowerment o…

SOUTH AFRICA: FINANCE MINISTER GORDHAN MAY BE CHARGED FOR CORRUPTION – SOURCES

South Africa’s Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan may be charged this week for graft, South African media report citing senior sources in the police, the National Prosecuting Authority and the tax service.Thirty witnesses have reportedly been been lined …