Budget 2017-2018 – International Trade to Boost Up Growth

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2017-2018 lays emphasis on the role of embassies and consulates to boost up growth. They will be called upon to channel more of their resources to export and investment-driven diplomacy in strategic markets, while f…

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2017-2018 lays emphasis on the role of embassies and consulates to boost up growth. They will be called upon to channel more of their resources to export and investment-driven diplomacy in strategic markets, while focusing on consolidating diplomatic footprint in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Sailing – Angola Vying to Keep African Title

[ANGOP] Luanda -The technical co-ordinator of the Angolan Optmist National Team, Rui Albuquerque, last Wednesday in Luanda pointed out the re-conquest of the continental title as a goal to achieve at the African sailing championship, set to happen from…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The technical co-ordinator of the Angolan Optmist National Team, Rui Albuquerque, last Wednesday in Luanda pointed out the re-conquest of the continental title as a goal to achieve at the African sailing championship, set to happen from 29 June to 6 July in Alexandria, Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Slow Progress With Legal Attack On Ocean Mining

[Namibian] A CASE in which three Namibian fishing industry associations are challenging the granting of a mining licence to a company planning to mine seabed phosphate off Namibia’s coast was again postponed in the Windhoek High Court this week.

[Namibian] A CASE in which three Namibian fishing industry associations are challenging the granting of a mining licence to a company planning to mine seabed phosphate off Namibia's coast was again postponed in the Windhoek High Court this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Makerere Vice Chancellor Campaign – What Each Candidate Is Saying

[Monitor] The search for the next Makerere University vice chancellor has kick started with public presentation by three candidates shortlisted by the search committee.

[Monitor] The search for the next Makerere University vice chancellor has kick started with public presentation by three candidates shortlisted by the search committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kgosi Sekai Is Now a Free Man

[The Patriot] Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela deputy chief, Kgosi Bana Sekai Linchwe, heaved a sigh of relieve on Tuesday when Gaborone Regional Magistrate court set him free by dismissing criminal proceedings pursued by government against him since 2014.

[The Patriot] Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela deputy chief, Kgosi Bana Sekai Linchwe, heaved a sigh of relieve on Tuesday when Gaborone Regional Magistrate court set him free by dismissing criminal proceedings pursued by government against him since 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

WFP Ends Emergency Operation That Helped Many Survive Drought in Swaziland

[WFP] WFP’s leading donors including the European Union, USA, CERF, Japan and the African Development Bank – contributed US$9.4 million towards food and cash assistance.

[WFP] WFP's leading donors including the European Union, USA, CERF, Japan and the African Development Bank - contributed US$9.4 million towards food and cash assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Philippines Eyes Intensified Bilateral Ties to Ethiopia – Ambassador

[Ethiopian Herald] Republic of the Philippines aims at a series of bilateral political talks with Ethiopia in a bid to intensify the four decade long diplomatic ties between the two countries, Ambassador of Philippines to Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan, Eritre…

[Ethiopian Herald] Republic of the Philippines aims at a series of bilateral political talks with Ethiopia in a bid to intensify the four decade long diplomatic ties between the two countries, Ambassador of Philippines to Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan, Eritrea and Djibouti Leslie Baja told The Ethiopian Herald.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia