Kenyan Lenders Take Front Seat in Green Growth

[Nation] Global pre-occupation with climate change is a rather recent phenomenon especially in developing countries. Concern for the habitat, clean or green energy, sustainable development and related issues were for many decades a preserve of hard-cor…

[Nation] Global pre-occupation with climate change is a rather recent phenomenon especially in developing countries. Concern for the habitat, clean or green energy, sustainable development and related issues were for many decades a preserve of hard-core environmentalists and activists operating on the fringe of the economy and society that they were derisively referred to as "tree-huggers".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chinese Art Performance Staged in Rwanda to Send Chinese New Year Wishes

[Focac] Chinese dancers perform during the “Happy Chinese New Year” gala in Kigali, Rwanda, on Feb. 9, 2018. Featuring the regional characteristics of Gansu and Chinese cultural elements, the gala consisted of Chinese operas including Chinese national …

[Focac] Chinese dancers perform during the "Happy Chinese New Year" gala in Kigali, Rwanda, on Feb. 9, 2018. Featuring the regional characteristics of Gansu and Chinese cultural elements, the gala consisted of Chinese operas including Chinese national intangible cultural heritage the Long Opera, songs, dances, acrobatics and folk music. (Xinhua/Lyu Tianran)

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Tanzania Says Impressed With Progress On Construction of China-Funded Library

[Focac] Dar es Salaam -The government of Tanzania said on Friday it was satisfied with progress made on the construction of a China-funded library in the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM).

[Focac] Dar es Salaam -The government of Tanzania said on Friday it was satisfied with progress made on the construction of a China-funded library in the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

China’s Cranes to Promote Namibia’s Port Construction

[Focac] The ship loading cranes from China docks in Walvis Bay, Namibia, on Feb. 9, 2018. Namibia’s port in the coastal town of Walvis Bay will become the “most brilliant pearl on the Atlantic Coast of southwest Africa” with the delivery of four ship-t…

[Focac] The ship loading cranes from China docks in Walvis Bay, Namibia, on Feb. 9, 2018. Namibia's port in the coastal town of Walvis Bay will become the "most brilliant pearl on the Atlantic Coast of southwest Africa" with the delivery of four ship-to-shore (STS) cranes manufactured by China, the Chinese ambassador to the country said Friday. The cranes, manufactured by China's Zhenhua Port Machinery Company, will be deployed at the new container terminal that is expected to be completed by mid-2019. (Xinhua/Wu

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Tunisia Open to Chinese Investment – Senior Official

[Focac] Tunis -“Tunisia is open to Chinese investment,” said Mabrouk Korchid, Tunisian Minister of State Domains and Land Affairs, in an exclusive interview with Xinhua recently.

[Focac] Tunis -"Tunisia is open to Chinese investment," said Mabrouk Korchid, Tunisian Minister of State Domains and Land Affairs, in an exclusive interview with Xinhua recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

China’s State Construction Company Works Hard to Deliver Great Mosque of Algiers

[Focac] Algiers -Algeria is going to have one of the largest mosques in the world, as the China’s State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) is doubling efforts to deliver this mega project this year.

[Focac] Algiers -Algeria is going to have one of the largest mosques in the world, as the China's State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) is doubling efforts to deliver this mega project this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

VP Calls for Better Ruaha River Ecology

[Daily News] VICE-PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday set in motion the Resilient Natural Resource Management for Tourism and Growth Project (REGROW), emphasizing on restoration of River Ruaha ecology, construction of roads and Iringa airport for b…

[Daily News] VICE-PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday set in motion the Resilient Natural Resource Management for Tourism and Growth Project (REGROW), emphasizing on restoration of River Ruaha ecology, construction of roads and Iringa airport for bringing more tourists into southern circuit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

1000 Nigerians in Austria Face Repatriation

[Vanguard] Abuja -Country Director-General, International Centre for Migration Policy Development, ICMPD, Michael Spindelegger, has said about 1000 Nigerians in Austria would soon be repatriated.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Country Director-General, International Centre for Migration Policy Development, ICMPD, Michael Spindelegger, has said about 1000 Nigerians in Austria would soon be repatriated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Mwakyembe Wants Simba, Yanga to Own Stadiums

[Daily News] MINISTER for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has called upon Young Africans and Simba to construct their own stadiums to be used for local and international games.

[Daily News] MINISTER for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has called upon Young Africans and Simba to construct their own stadiums to be used for local and international games.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Without Trust in Govt, Citizens Can’t Pay Taxes’

[Observer] University of Oxford professor of economics and public policy Paul Collier has said if Uganda is to lift itself out of poverty, it needs a generation that will sacrifice by postponing its consumption while investing for the future.

[Observer] University of Oxford professor of economics and public policy Paul Collier has said if Uganda is to lift itself out of poverty, it needs a generation that will sacrifice by postponing its consumption while investing for the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda