Tourism, Hospitality Sector Perform Well Despite Challenges

[Ethiopian Herald] The tourism and hospitality sector secured two-billion Birr revenue during the last nine months of this fiscal year while about 700,000 tourists visited the country.

[Ethiopian Herald] The tourism and hospitality sector secured two-billion Birr revenue during the last nine months of this fiscal year while about 700,000 tourists visited the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia Begins Manufacturing Vehicles’ Motors

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Power Engineering Industry organized under the Metals and Engineering Corporation said it has begun manufacturing motors for vehicles used for automotive, construction and agricultural activities.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Power Engineering Industry organized under the Metals and Engineering Corporation said it has begun manufacturing motors for vehicles used for automotive, construction and agricultural activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Vice President Leads Delegation to China

[Ghana Govt.] A high-powered government delegation led by the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, will be visiting China from Tuesday, June 20, to Sunday, June 29, 2017.

[Ghana Govt.] A high-powered government delegation led by the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, will be visiting China from Tuesday, June 20, to Sunday, June 29, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

All Must Crusade Against Child Labour – Bongo Dce

[Ghana Govt.] The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bongo in the Upper East Region, Mr Ayinbisa Ayamga Peter, has called on students in Ghana to be ambassadors and advocates against child labour and other forms of violations against children for they …

[Ghana Govt.] The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bongo in the Upper East Region, Mr Ayinbisa Ayamga Peter, has called on students in Ghana to be ambassadors and advocates against child labour and other forms of violations against children for they are among the category of persons who often suffer these abuses.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

‘Radical Economic Transformation’ in the Mining Sector May Prove Unconstitutional

[Daily Maverick] The new “top-up” provision in the latest Mining Charter recently gazetted may prove to be unconstitutional, and may lead to further expensive legal action by the industry.

[Daily Maverick] The new "top-up" provision in the latest Mining Charter recently gazetted may prove to be unconstitutional, and may lead to further expensive legal action by the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Home Affairs’ Chilling Move On Your Money, and Your Freedom

[Daily Maverick] Within 10 years Home Affairs wants to be at the centre of South Africa’s security and economic development. To fulfil its vision, the department’s recently published discussion document proposes raising own funds by requiring instituti…

[Daily Maverick] Within 10 years Home Affairs wants to be at the centre of South Africa's security and economic development. To fulfil its vision, the department's recently published discussion document proposes raising own funds by requiring institutions from public schools and hospitals, universities - but also banks, conveyance attorneys and airlines - to verify a person's identity against a fee with Home Affairs' biometric database before accessing services. The document also proposes raising funds through "identity ve

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Consider Reducing Imported Vehicles Duty

[Business Day] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has intimated that he will open talks with the Minister of Finance about the possibility of effecting a reduction in the duties of imported vehicles.

[Business Day] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has intimated that he will open talks with the Minister of Finance about the possibility of effecting a reduction in the duties of imported vehicles.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana