Women, Youth Told to Own Land As Collateral

[Daily News] WOMEN and youths have been encouraged to own land that they may use as collateral when applying for business loans from financial institutions such as banks in the country.

[Daily News] WOMEN and youths have been encouraged to own land that they may use as collateral when applying for business loans from financial institutions such as banks in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Unsinkable’ Vessel With Storied History to Be Restored to Former Glory

[Seychelles News Agency] The ‘Isle of Farquhar,’ a three-masted schooner that is currently in a dilapidated state, is soon to be restored to its former glory, according to its owner.

[Seychelles News Agency] The 'Isle of Farquhar,' a three-masted schooner that is currently in a dilapidated state, is soon to be restored to its former glory, according to its owner.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Maximize Roles of Tourism Sector

[Ethiopian Herald] For over half a century, tourism has been constantly expanding at a faster pace. These days, this trend appears to be irreversible. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), there will be over 1.6 billion international tou…

[Ethiopian Herald] For over half a century, tourism has been constantly expanding at a faster pace. These days, this trend appears to be irreversible. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), there will be over 1.6 billion international tourist arrivals worldwide in 2020. In this regard, Ethiopia continues benefiting from the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Loosening State of Emergency Propels Steady Growth

[Ethiopian Herald] It’s been more than five months since Ethiopia declared a state of emergency in response to widespread protests and unrest. The country’s first state of emergency in more than quarter century aimed at normalizing what the government …

[Ethiopian Herald] It's been more than five months since Ethiopia declared a state of emergency in response to widespread protests and unrest. The country's first state of emergency in more than quarter century aimed at normalizing what the government calls a "worsening security situation" in Oromia and Amhara regional states.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Cross Country – SA Runners in Search of Elusive Medals in Kampala

[Sascoc] Elroy Gelant leads a 20-strong charge on Sunday, as the SA team looks for its first ever medal at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships at the biennial off-road showpiece in Kampala, Uganda.

[Sascoc] Elroy Gelant leads a 20-strong charge on Sunday, as the SA team looks for its first ever medal at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships at the biennial off-road showpiece in Kampala, Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa