Expo to Discuss How Uganda Can Be Regional Logistics Hub

[Observer] The Uganda Freight Forwarders Association (UFFA) has partnered with the Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum (UCMP) to explore opportunities in the oil and gas industry by organizing an expo that is set to attract more than 1,000 people, ac…

[Observer] The Uganda Freight Forwarders Association (UFFA) has partnered with the Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum (UCMP) to explore opportunities in the oil and gas industry by organizing an expo that is set to attract more than 1,000 people, according to a joint statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tourism Sector Can Be Rescued

[Zimbabwe Independent] The recently released 2017 World Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report — compiled by the World Economic Forum — confirms that the tourism industry is one of Zimbabwe’s strongest economic sectors.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The recently released 2017 World Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report -- compiled by the World Economic Forum -- confirms that the tourism industry is one of Zimbabwe's strongest economic sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Observer Scoops 5 Accolades At National Journalism Awards

[Observer] Observer journalists scooped five awards at the fourth edition of the annual Uganda National Journalism awards, which took place at the Golf Course hotel on Wednesday night.

[Observer] Observer journalists scooped five awards at the fourth edition of the annual Uganda National Journalism awards, which took place at the Golf Course hotel on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chinese Businesses Panic Over Economy

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE local unit of Chinese firm Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Company (Afecc) will invest in Namibia to offset a downturn in economic fortunes in Zimbabwe as this country grapples with one of its worst economic crises since …

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE local unit of Chinese firm Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Company (Afecc) will invest in Namibia to offset a downturn in economic fortunes in Zimbabwe as this country grapples with one of its worst economic crises since the introduction of the multi-currency regime in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Transnet Promotes Safety At Level Crossings

[CAJ News] Springs -AHEAD of the long East weekend, Transnet embarked on a campaign to ensure railway safety in the South Africa. Officials from the rail, port and pipeline company, held an event aimed at addressing especially the level crossing incide…

[CAJ News] Springs -AHEAD of the long East weekend, Transnet embarked on a campaign to ensure railway safety in the South Africa. Officials from the rail, port and pipeline company, held an event aimed at addressing especially the level crossing incidents. Areas such as Springs in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg and Pimville, in Soweto, were targeted. "Too many lives have been lost as a result of people taking unnecessary risks at level crossings," said Mike Asefovits, a senior manager at Transnet's Corporate Affairs divisio

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa