Daily Archives: December 16, 2015
SWIFT’s annual African Regional Conference will take place 17-19 May 2016 in Mauritius. For the second consecutive year, SWIFT will also host an African round of its financial technology Startup Challenge alongside the conference
The United States calls on the Government of Nigeria to quickly, credibly, and transparently investigate these events in Zaria and hold to account any individuals found to have committed crimes.
Create Special Police Unit to Address Threat
Les autorités devraient créer une unité de police spéciale chargée de lutter contre cette menace
November Persian Gulf-Arabian Sea and East Africa cement and clinker prices fall, Med Basin prices stabilize
CW Research’s Med Basin, Persian Gulf–Arabian Sea and East Africa clinker November monthly bulk FOB, prompt delivery cargo price assessment shows a significant deterioration. On a monthly basis, FOB prices for ordinary grade bulk clinker contracted again in November, dropping about one percent MoM for Med Basin exporters and falling by almost 10 percent MoM for Persian Gulf-Arabian Sea countries.
Sliding into a bathtub after a long day is one of life’s little treats, and there’s nothing quite like the restorative dip in the healing hot springs at Sodere. This stunning spa complex is so trendy that people come to bathe in its therapeutic pools from all over the country. It’s found at 110 km from Addis Ababa near Adama (Nazareth). It is a resort which is a combination of natural hot springs, a waterfall bath (abadir) and a swimming pool. The hot springs resort is popular for its therapeutic effects. With a whopping Olympic-size swimming pool filled with volcanic spring and sauna chambers, Sodere offers idyllic escape.
Mobile money started to make its way in Ethiopia allowing banks and micro finance institutions to provide customers to opportunity to make and receive payments through mobile devices. Mobile money providers operate as agents taking deposits and handing out cash through the mobile system.
According to a new report by Allied Market Research, titled, “World Micromanipulators Market – Opportunities and Forecast, 2014 – 2020,” the global sales of micromanipulators is projected to grow at a CAGR of 25.8% between 2015 and 2020. In 2014, cell micromanipulation application segment dominated the world micromanipulators market in terms of both, revenue and volume, and is expected to retain its lead position during the forecast period.
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Mauro Mecagni visited Port Louis on December 2–16, 2015 to conduct the discussions for the 2015 Article IV consultation with Mauritius.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, together with the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced funding that will help Kenya’s poorest and most vulnerable people benefit from the country’s growing resource-based economy. Canada is contributing $19.5 million to the project over seven years, until 2021.
Le Canada annonce un financement qui permettra de donner de la formation à des propriétaires de petites entreprises au Kenya
La ministre du Commerce international, l’honorable Chrystia Freeland, a annoncé aujourd’hui, en collaboration avec la ministre du Développement international et de la Francophonie, l’honorable Marie-Claude Bibeau, un financement qui permettra aux personnes les plus pauvres et les plus vulnérables du Kenya de tirer profit de l’économie fondée sur les ressources en pleine croissance dans ce pays. La contribution du Canada à ce projet s’élève à 19,5 millions de dollars sur sept ans, soit jusqu’en 2021.