Historic UN Security Council Vote Condemns Israeli Settlements

[IPS] United Nations -A historic UN Security Council resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements received sustained applause within the security council chamber after it was adopted with 14 votes in favour and one abstention on Friday.

[IPS] United Nations -A historic UN Security Council resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements received sustained applause within the security council chamber after it was adopted with 14 votes in favour and one abstention on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Stunner Attacks Local Radio Stations and Djs for Not Playing His Music

[New Zimbabwe] Controversial hip hop star Desmond ‘Stunner’ Chideme has attacked StarFM DJs for not playing his music, alleging the presenters were punishing him for not being given VIP status at his recent album launch.

[New Zimbabwe] Controversial hip hop star Desmond 'Stunner' Chideme has attacked StarFM DJs for not playing his music, alleging the presenters were punishing him for not being given VIP status at his recent album launch.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

German Delegation in Zim to Seek Investment Opportunities – Report

[News24Wire] A delegation of German investors has reportedly visited Zimbabwe to seek business opportunities in energy saving projects as well as in information communication technologies.

[News24Wire] A delegation of German investors has reportedly visited Zimbabwe to seek business opportunities in energy saving projects as well as in information communication technologies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Ease of Doing Business Key for Tourism Growth’

[The Herald] Chinhoyi -Government-initiated Ease of Doing Business reforms are key to repositioning the country’s tourism industry to contribute to the overall economic growth and turnaround, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Dr Walter Mzembi h…

[The Herald] Chinhoyi -Government-initiated Ease of Doing Business reforms are key to repositioning the country's tourism industry to contribute to the overall economic growth and turnaround, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Dr Walter Mzembi has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Promoters Battle for Fans

[The Herald] Mutare became a battle field for supremacy after some of Zimbabwe’s top entertainers performed at venues that were a stone’s throw away from each other on Saturday evening.As a result, the three shows suffered, with Alick Macheso’s show be…

[The Herald] Mutare became a battle field for supremacy after some of Zimbabwe's top entertainers performed at venues that were a stone's throw away from each other on Saturday evening.As a result, the three shows suffered, with Alick Macheso's show being attended by fewer music fans than the usual bumper crowd that normally attends his shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zim Response to Climate Change Will Determine Economic Direction

[The Herald] In local climate and environment sectors, the year 2016 may best be forgotten for the devastation brought on by a severe drought linked to El Nino, the continued water crisis and the failure at CITES. There were a few cheerful moments, rea…

[The Herald] In local climate and environment sectors, the year 2016 may best be forgotten for the devastation brought on by a severe drought linked to El Nino, the continued water crisis and the failure at CITES. There were a few cheerful moments, really -- one of them the fast-track entry into force of the Paris Agreement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S.$89 Million Zambezi Budget Gets Nod

[The Herald] Chinhoyi -Zimbabwe and Zambia have approved the Zambezi River Authority budget of $89 million for 2017. The nod was given during the 34th Session of the Council of Ministers’ (COM) meeting in Victoria Falls last Thursday.The countries’ respective ministers of finance and energy under the ambit of the Council of Ministers issued a joint communiqué after the meeting.

[The Herald] Chinhoyi -Zimbabwe and Zambia have approved the Zambezi River Authority budget of $89 million for 2017. The nod was given during the 34th Session of the Council of Ministers' (COM) meeting in Victoria Falls last Thursday.The countries' respective ministers of finance and energy under the ambit of the Council of Ministers issued a joint communiqué after the meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe