Sousse-Tourism – 36 Percent Growth of Tourist Arrivals and 46 Percent of Overnight Stays

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Sousse/Tunisia -The tourism indicators in Sousse-Kantaoui are clearly growing, says Regional Tourism Commissioner, Bassem Ouertani, on Wednesday at the meeting of the Regional Tourism Council. The number of arrivals recorded from…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Sousse/Tunisia -The tourism indicators in Sousse-Kantaoui are clearly growing, says Regional Tourism Commissioner, Bassem Ouertani, on Wednesday at the meeting of the Regional Tourism Council. The number of arrivals recorded from January 1 to April 20, 2018, reached 243,182 tourists, against 178,656 during the same period of 2017, i.e. an increase of 36%.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Official Start of Tunisian Rating Agency « PBR Rating » Activity

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -The official start of the activity of the Tunisian rating agency “PBR Rating” was announced Thursday in Tunis, during the signing of a sponsorship agreement between the Tunisian professional association of banks an…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -The official start of the activity of the Tunisian rating agency "PBR Rating" was announced Thursday in Tunis, during the signing of a sponsorship agreement between the Tunisian professional association of banks and financial institutions and this agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

U.S.$26 Million Grant to Step Up Specialty Coffee for Export

[East African] Farmers from Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo will benefit from a combined $26 million training by TechnoServe, aimed at increasing production of specialty coffee for export.

[East African] Farmers from Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo will benefit from a combined $26 million training by TechnoServe, aimed at increasing production of specialty coffee for export.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Journalists Want Probe on Colleague’s Killing Finalised

[Nation] Kisii-based journalists have asked the government to finalise investigations into the death of their colleague, Peter Kainda Nyaruri, who was brutally killed by unknown people in 2009.

[Nation] Kisii-based journalists have asked the government to finalise investigations into the death of their colleague, Peter Kainda Nyaruri, who was brutally killed by unknown people in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stop Mocking Gideon, Salat Tells DP Ruto and His Allies

[Nation] Kanu Secretary-General Nick Salat has asked Deputy President William Ruto and his allies to stop mocking Baringo Senator Gideon Moi for harbouring ambitions simply because he is the son of former President Daniel Moi.

[Nation] Kanu Secretary-General Nick Salat has asked Deputy President William Ruto and his allies to stop mocking Baringo Senator Gideon Moi for harbouring ambitions simply because he is the son of former President Daniel Moi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Facebook Murder – Zolile Khumalo Murder-Accused Smiles in the Dock

[News24Wire] Natal man accused of murdering 21-year-old Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) student Zolile Khumalo and posting about it on Facebook, appeared upbeat and full of smiles at his first appearance in connection with her murder at the D…

[News24Wire] Natal man accused of murdering 21-year-old Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) student Zolile Khumalo and posting about it on Facebook, appeared upbeat and full of smiles at his first appearance in connection with her murder at the Durban Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hope for Mafefe Residents As Asbestos Road Is Replaced

[News24Wire] In the hope that it would bring an end to the amount of deadly asbestos dust on their streets, residents of former asbestos-mining community Mafefe, have welcomed the construction of part of a road in the town at the cost of R43m.

[News24Wire] In the hope that it would bring an end to the amount of deadly asbestos dust on their streets, residents of former asbestos-mining community Mafefe, have welcomed the construction of part of a road in the town at the cost of R43m.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa