‘Most Business-Friendly’ Investment Destination Is Our Goal – Trade & Industry’s Kyerematen

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -Ghana received welcome news last week from the IMF: real GDP growth for the country is projected to reach 5.9 percent in 2017 and 8.9 percent in 2018, following three successive years when the increase was four percent or less. This is but one of several indicators of economic recovery, according to Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Trade & Industry. Kyerematen was appointed to the post in January by President Nana Akufo-Addo following his election in December 2016. He says, in this interview, th

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -Ghana received welcome news last week from the IMF: real GDP growth for the country is projected to reach 5.9 percent in 2017 and 8.9 percent in 2018, following three successive years when the increase was four percent or less. This is but one of several indicators of economic recovery, according to Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Trade & Industry. Kyerematen was appointed to the post in January by President Nana Akufo-Addo following his election in December 2016. He says, in this interview, th

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Magufuli Reiterates Govt’s Commitment to End Power Woes

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President Magufuli has reiterated the government’s commitment to address inadequate supply of electricity in a bid to improve the country’s investment climate.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President Magufuli has reiterated the government's commitment to address inadequate supply of electricity in a bid to improve the country's investment climate.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tete Women Urged to Use Family Planning

[AIM] Maputo -The permanent secretary of the Tete provincial government, in western Mozambique, Lina Portugal, on Monday urged Mozambican women to adopt family planning methods to ensure spacing between births.

[AIM] Maputo -The permanent secretary of the Tete provincial government, in western Mozambique, Lina Portugal, on Monday urged Mozambican women to adopt family planning methods to ensure spacing between births.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Why Over-Parenting is a Double Edged Sword

[New Times] Parents play a central role in their children’s education and achievement in life. But unknown to many is that parenting requires special skills if the children, especially those in school, are to excel.

[New Times] Parents play a central role in their children's education and achievement in life. But unknown to many is that parenting requires special skills if the children, especially those in school, are to excel.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

10 Rwandan Universities to Compete for Innovation Cash

[New Times] A competition where 10 universities from Rwanda are going to tussle it out for the Hult Prize, one of the world’s most important competitions in social entrepreneurship, was last week launched at Kepler University.

[New Times] A competition where 10 universities from Rwanda are going to tussle it out for the Hult Prize, one of the world's most important competitions in social entrepreneurship, was last week launched at Kepler University.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

First Lady Launches National Health Week

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s First Lady, Isaura Nyusi, on Monday launched the vaccination component of National Health Week, during which 4.4 million children aged between six and 59 months should be vaccinated throughout the country.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's First Lady, Isaura Nyusi, on Monday launched the vaccination component of National Health Week, during which 4.4 million children aged between six and 59 months should be vaccinated throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Mozambique Committed to Transparency in Resources

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Monday reiterated its commitment to transparency in the management of mineral resources, through the popularisation and national ownership of the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI).

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Monday reiterated its commitment to transparency in the management of mineral resources, through the popularisation and national ownership of the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Business Partners International Boosts SMEs in E. Africa

[Independent (Kampala)] Vincent Kiyingi is the manager at the Business Partners Internation (BPI) -Uganda. He spoke to the Independent’s Isaac Khisa about financing SMEs in the country.

[Independent (Kampala)] Vincent Kiyingi is the manager at the Business Partners Internation (BPI) -Uganda. He spoke to the Independent's Isaac Khisa about financing SMEs in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda