SA, Tanzania Must Even Out Trade Imbalance

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Economic Counsellor for the South African High Commission in Tanzania, Frans van Aardt, says South Africa and Tanzania must work to address the trade imbalance between the two countries.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Economic Counsellor for the South African High Commission in Tanzania, Frans van Aardt, says South Africa and Tanzania must work to address the trade imbalance between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How Kenya Is Failing to Create Decent Jobs

[Africa Research Institute] In 2011, an African Development Bank report categorised one-third of Africa’s population – about 313 million people – as “middle class”.1 The term was controversially applied to those earning between US$2 and US$20 a day. Th…

[Africa Research Institute] In 2011, an African Development Bank report categorised one-third of Africa's population - about 313 million people - as "middle class".1 The term was controversially applied to those earning between US$2 and US$20 a day. The growth of a middle class in Africa has been widely celebrated in reports by international consultancies and investment banks eager to stimulate investment - and fees. A burgeoning middle class should boost tax revenues and consumer demand. It is generally considered to be good for pol

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

SA Must Get Children Ready for Fourth Industrial Revolution

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government and the private sector need to work together to prepare the country’s children for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government and the private sector need to work together to prepare the country's children for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Joe Maswanganyi – Welcome Remarks On the Visit By Australian High Commissioner, Mr Adam Mccarthy to South Africa

[Govt of SA] Welcome remarks by the Minister of Transport of South Africa Mr M.J. Maswanganyi, on the occasion of the visit by the Australian High Commissioner, His Excellency, Mr Adam McCarthy, to South Africa held in Pretoria

[Govt of SA] Welcome remarks by the Minister of Transport of South Africa Mr M.J. Maswanganyi, on the occasion of the visit by the Australian High Commissioner, His Excellency, Mr Adam McCarthy, to South Africa held in Pretoria

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Conference Kicks Off With Battle of the Songs

[News24Wire] The first day of the ANC’s much anticipated policy conference kicked off with a battle of songs between the Eastern Cape and a much larger group, made up of several provinces, which tried to drown out their call for a “change”.

[News24Wire] The first day of the ANC's much anticipated policy conference kicked off with a battle of songs between the Eastern Cape and a much larger group, made up of several provinces, which tried to drown out their call for a "change".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boakai Corruption Claims Rubbished Featured

[The Capitol Times] Following claims of corruption and solicitation of bribe, the Assistant Secretary General for Press and Publicity of the Unity Party Mohammed Ali rubbished Wendell McIntosh’s bribery assertion that Vice President Joseph Boakai recei…

[The Capitol Times] Following claims of corruption and solicitation of bribe, the Assistant Secretary General for Press and Publicity of the Unity Party Mohammed Ali rubbished Wendell McIntosh's bribery assertion that Vice President Joseph Boakai received US$30, 000.00 as bribe.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Paynesville City Major Heads Association of Majors and Local Government Authorities

[The Capitol Times] Paynesville City Mayor C. Cyvette M. Gibson has been inducted as the President of the Association of Majors and Local Government Authorities.

[The Capitol Times] Paynesville City Mayor C. Cyvette M. Gibson has been inducted as the President of the Association of Majors and Local Government Authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Senate Wants Investigation Into Nasscorp’s Surreptitious Investment

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberian Senate on Thursday voted in favour of a motion from Maryland County Senator Glebo Brown to mandate its Committees on Judiciary and Autonomous Agencies to launch an inquiry into US$1.4m allegedly invested into Co…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberian Senate on Thursday voted in favour of a motion from Maryland County Senator Glebo Brown to mandate its Committees on Judiciary and Autonomous Agencies to launch an inquiry into US$1.4m allegedly invested into Cocopa Rubber Plantation Corporation by the National Social Security and Welfare Corporation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Catholic Church Mute’

[New Republic] The lawmaker of Montserrado Country electoral district 9, Munah Pelham-Youngblood has observed that the Catholic Church in Liberia is in coma and cannot comment over unfolding events during the regime of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

[New Republic] The lawmaker of Montserrado Country electoral district 9, Munah Pelham-Youngblood has observed that the Catholic Church in Liberia is in coma and cannot comment over unfolding events during the regime of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Bank Trains Webmasters

[New Republic] World Bank, Liberia country office has trained over 30 Liberian journalists in web development and management. The five-day intensive training brought together journalists, graphic designers, webmasters, and layout artists at the World B…

[New Republic] World Bank, Liberia country office has trained over 30 Liberian journalists in web development and management. The five-day intensive training brought together journalists, graphic designers, webmasters, and layout artists at the World Bank country office at the German Embassy outside Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia