Hwange Colliery Eyes DR Congo, South Africa, Zambia Markets

[Financial Gazette] Struggling coal producer, Hwange Colliery Company Limited, is eyeing regional markets to widen its revenue streams and earn foreign currency.

[Financial Gazette] Struggling coal producer, Hwange Colliery Company Limited, is eyeing regional markets to widen its revenue streams and earn foreign currency.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Kabila Fires Over 200 Magistrates

[allAfrica] The judiciary is not for money-making but to uphold the law. This is the the vision of President Joseph Kabila, according to Justice Minister Alexis Thambwe Mwamba.

[allAfrica] The judiciary is not for money-making but to uphold the law. This is the the vision of President Joseph Kabila, according to Justice Minister Alexis Thambwe Mwamba.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

U.S. Keeping a Close Eye on Kabila and Election Plans

[allAfrica] The U.S. says it welcomes plans by the Democratic Republic of Congo to set up a special fund to manage all aid donations, said Elizabeth Jaffee, Senior DRC Desk Officer Elizabeth Jaffee on the country’s humanitarian assistance and policy, on Wednesday.

[allAfrica] The U.S. says it welcomes plans by the Democratic Republic of Congo to set up a special fund to manage all aid donations, said Elizabeth Jaffee, Senior DRC Desk Officer Elizabeth Jaffee on the country's humanitarian assistance and policy, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

SADC Sets Up Office to Follow Electoral Process Step By Step

[ANGOP] Kinshasa -The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has set up na Office to follow up the electoral process step by step in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since Monday in Kinshasa.

[ANGOP] Kinshasa -The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has set up na Office to follow up the electoral process step by step in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since Monday in Kinshasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Mai-Ndombe Forest ‘Savaged’ As Landless Communities Struggle

[IPS] Inongo -Thousands of logs loaded into makeshift boats at the port of Inongo at Lake Mai-Ndombe stand ready to be transported to Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[IPS] Inongo -Thousands of logs loaded into makeshift boats at the port of Inongo at Lake Mai-Ndombe stand ready to be transported to Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

The United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Democratic Republic of the Congo

[USAID] Today, the U.S. government announced nearly $67 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) at the DRC Humanitarian Conference held in Geneva, Switzerland.

[USAID] Today, the U.S. government announced nearly $67 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) at the DRC Humanitarian Conference held in Geneva, Switzerland.

Syria Strike, Congo No-Show, and North Korea Funding in Freefall – the Cheat Sheet

[IRIN] Geneva -Every Friday, IRIN’s team of specialist editors offers this round-up of humanitarian trends and developments from around the globe.

[IRIN] Geneva -Every Friday, IRIN's team of specialist editors offers this round-up of humanitarian trends and developments from around the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

The Government Is At War With Its People

[HRW] The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo is putting its own short-term interests over the well-being of the Congolese people. It is refusing to attend and encouraging others to stay home from today’s international conference in Geneva, …

[HRW] The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo is putting its own short-term interests over the well-being of the Congolese people. It is refusing to attend and encouraging others to stay home from today's international conference in Geneva, a United Nations-led initiative to raise $1.7 billion for emergency assistance to over 13 million people in Congo affected by recent violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Humanitarian Crisis Back on International Agenda

[VOA] A Senior U.N. migration official says a main success of Friday’s U.N. pledging conference for Democratic Republic of Congo is that it has put that country’s forgotten humanitarian crisis back on the international agenda.

[VOA] A Senior U.N. migration official says a main success of Friday's U.N. pledging conference for Democratic Republic of Congo is that it has put that country's forgotten humanitarian crisis back on the international agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa