What Will It Take to Make the Arab Maghreb Union Work?

[Moroccan American Center] The Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) was formed in 1989 by Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, and Tunisia as a vehicle to promote economic and political integration among these North African countries. Their good intentions quickly…

[Moroccan American Center] The Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) was formed in 1989 by Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, and Tunisia as a vehicle to promote economic and political integration among these North African countries. Their good intentions quickly foundered on the domestic and regional conflicts that dominated the next two decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Throne Day – HM the King Receives the Best Wishes of Royal Armed Forces

[MAP] Tetouan -HM King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of general Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan and HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, received, on Monday at the officers mess hall in Tetouan, M…

[MAP] Tetouan -HM King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of general Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan and HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, received, on Monday at the officers mess hall in Tetouan, Major General Abdelfettah Louarak, Inspector general of FAR, who presented to the Sovereign a message of best wishes, faithfulness and loyalty of the officers, non-commissioned officers and servicemen of the Royal Armed Forces, on the occasion of the 18th anniversary of HM t

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

80 Percent of Students of the Southern Region Score Passing Marks

[Shabait] Mendefera -80% out of about 189,000 registered students in the Southern Region have passed to the next level in the 2016/2017 academic year. This was reported at a meeting the education ministry’s branch held in Mendefera town on the 26th and…

[Shabait] Mendefera -80% out of about 189,000 registered students in the Southern Region have passed to the next level in the 2016/2017 academic year. This was reported at a meeting the education ministry's branch held in Mendefera town on the 26th and 27th of July.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

ANC Reinstates Axed Leadership of Western Cape’s Dullah Omar Region

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee has set aside the provincial executive committee’s decision to disband the leadership of the party’s Dullah Omar region in the Western Cape.

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee has set aside the provincial executive committee's decision to disband the leadership of the party's Dullah Omar region in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Direct Investments Must Benefit All

[Business Day] Africa is now seen as the rising continent in the world. Decades ago, this continent was seen as the ‘dark continent’ because of abject poverty due to poor leadership and conflicts. A continent of fifty-four (54) countries have witnessed…

[Business Day] Africa is now seen as the rising continent in the world. Decades ago, this continent was seen as the 'dark continent' because of abject poverty due to poor leadership and conflicts. A continent of fifty-four (54) countries have witnessed severe wars caused by political rivalry, religious conflicts, coup d'etats, among others. These wars have cost millions of lives and rendered millions of people homeless (internally displaced persons and refugees).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Exporting SMEs Get Unido Assistance

[Business Day] The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has started providing technical support to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) and companies producing for exports in Ghana.

[Business Day] The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has started providing technical support to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) and companies producing for exports in Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Peasant Farmers’ Fertilizer Watchdog Looks Out for Smugglers

[Business Day] The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) is alarmed that “bags of subsidised fertilizer are being smuggled out of the country to Burkina Faso and Togo.”

[Business Day] The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) is alarmed that "bags of subsidised fertilizer are being smuggled out of the country to Burkina Faso and Togo."

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

BoG’s Rate Cut Set to Boost Lending – Moody’s

[Business Day] Ghana’s central bank’s 1.5 per cent rate cut this week will boost lending by local banks and is a signal that the economy is gradually improving, Moody’s Investors Service said on Thursday.

[Business Day] Ghana's central bank's 1.5 per cent rate cut this week will boost lending by local banks and is a signal that the economy is gradually improving, Moody's Investors Service said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana