Export Revenue Goes Cold, Disrupts Macroeconomy

[Addis Fortune] Although the import bill has shown a decline last year, this year’s export revenue remains to disappointment with barely half of the target met. As macroeconomic problems continue, international financial institutions advice the governm…

[Addis Fortune] Although the import bill has shown a decline last year, this year's export revenue remains to disappointment with barely half of the target met. As macroeconomic problems continue, international financial institutions advice the government to consider making cuts to government expenditur. If the budgets are not modest a further devautation of the Birr is inevitable, reports YARED TSEGAYE, FORTUNE STAFF WRITER.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mining Companies Worth 73 Billion Br Join Industry

[Addis Fortune] Seventy-one mining companies with registered capitals of more than 73 billion Br have joined the mining industry in the first half of the second edition of the Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP II), according to the Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Gases.

[Addis Fortune] Seventy-one mining companies with registered capitals of more than 73 billion Br have joined the mining industry in the first half of the second edition of the Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP II), according to the Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Gases.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Western Cape Mosque Attack Leaves Three Dead

[Daily Maverick] Western Cape police have confirmed three deaths following an attack at a mosque in Malmesbury, outside Cape Town, in the early hours of Thursday morning. Worshippers appear to have been set upon by a man with a knife who was subsequent…

[Daily Maverick] Western Cape police have confirmed three deaths following an attack at a mosque in Malmesbury, outside Cape Town, in the early hours of Thursday morning. Worshippers appear to have been set upon by a man with a knife who was subsequently shot to death by police. The attack comes just over a month after an attack on a mosque in KwaZulu-Natal saw one man's throat slit and two others left badly wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mansion Replies Cummings

[New Dawn] The Executive Mansion has responded to reported criticism made against President George Manneh Weah by opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) leader Alexander Cummings, accusing the latter of being an alleged failed politician.

[New Dawn] The Executive Mansion has responded to reported criticism made against President George Manneh Weah by opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) leader Alexander Cummings, accusing the latter of being an alleged failed politician.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Labour Minister Seeks Global Campaign to End Child Labour

[New Dawn] Labor Minister Moses Kollie is calling for global campaign to end child labour and improve safety for employees in work places. He stresses that children have rights to be free from all forms of child labour and workers also have right to be…

[New Dawn] Labor Minister Moses Kollie is calling for global campaign to end child labour and improve safety for employees in work places. He stresses that children have rights to be free from all forms of child labour and workers also have right to be safe and healthy at workplaces.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia