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Lithium Market Becoming More Reliant on Batteries for Continued Strong Demand Growth

Rise in Consumption and Future Demand Driven by Lithium-ion Batteries read more

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MTN Uganda adjusts Mobile Money Tariffs

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GAMBIA: GOVERNMENT BANS SKYPE AND VIBER FREE PHONE CALLS

In a move that is angering Diaspora Gambians and their families back home, The Gambia government on Thursday announced the banning of all local and long distance Skype and Viber free calls in The Gambia–citing what it calls “the major financial loss that government is accruing due to Skype and Viber free calls,” the Freedomnewspaper reports. read more

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“Merchants are the key to drive increased consumer transactions.”

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Zimbabwe’s new found diamonds, a curse or blessing for local communities?

When communities in Zimbabwe’s Manicaland province in the Marange/Odzi region constituting Chimanimani, Marange, Buhera and Chipinge heard of diamond discoveries in their area they thought that their impoverished lives were going to improve. read more

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Formulation et suivi évaluation des politiques sectorielles : CADERDT forme des cadres d’administration

Le Centre  Autonome d’Etudes et de Renforcement de capacités pour le Développement au Togo, (CADERDT) forme depuis ce jeudi 28 mars 2013, des cadres d’administrations privées, publiques et d’autres institutions de la société civile, en « formulation et  suivi évaluation des politiques sectorielles». read more

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

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Standard Bank and SAP Bring Mobile Banking to Over Half a Million “Flip-Phone” Customers in South Africa via SAP® Mobile Platform

Standard Bank’s New Mobile AccessAccount Reaches Low Income Individuals, Allowing Them to Open Bank Account Through Their Phones read more

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‘Gambians Don’t Respect Local Government Election’ – IEC Chairman

The chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has told the government-controlled newspaper, Daily Observer, that people in the small West African country “don’t respect local government election”. read more

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Le Canada aide le Ghana à améliorer l’administration de ses terres

OTTAWA, Canada /African Press Organization (APO)/ La mise en place de nouveaux régimes fonciers plus clairs et plus prévisibles en région rurale et la modernisation des services fonciers permettront d’améliorer la production agricole et l’accès aux aliments nutritifs dans les pays en développement. L’honorable Ed Fast, ministre du Commerce international, a fait cette annonce au nom de l’honorable Julian Fantino, ministre de la Coopération internationale, au cours de sa visite à Accra, dans le cadre d’une récente mission commerciale au Ghana. read more

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Global Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Drugs Market 2012-2016

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Non-small Cell Lung Cancer market to grow at a CAGR of 2.77 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing prevalence of cancer. The Global Ophthalmic Drugs market has also been witnessing the trend of emergence of personalized medicines. However, the increasing use of complementary and alternative medicine could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

 

London, United Kingdom, January, 2013 –(PR.com)– TechNavio launched its report, Global Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Drugs Market 2012-2016, based on an in-depth analysis covering the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions. The report aims to aid decision makers’ understanding of the significant trends impacting this market. read more

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ANOTHER CAPITAL FLIGHT IN THE GAMBIA

Following months of report that Prime Bank Gambia will be sold, the Central of The Gambia (CBG) has come up with reports that the bank has not met its minimum capital requirement for 2012; and therefore is required to go on “voluntary liquidation”.
“The Central Bank of the Gambia is pleased to inform the general public that 12 out of the 13 commercial banks operating in The Gambia met the minimum capital requirement of D200 Million,” a release from CBG reads. read more

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U.S.: November Home Sales and Prices Higher than Expected

DENVER, Dec, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — November home sales saw the second-highest year-over-year increase in 2012, with a 15.7% rise from last November.  October had a 17.8% increase, making sales this fall season unusually high.  The November RE/MAX National Housing Report, a survey of MLS data in 52 metropolitan areas, also shows that home prices rose 6.9% higher than the prices seen in November 2011.  The Median Price for homes sold this November was $163,750.  Rising prices are due mostly to a dwindling inventory, which continued to drop across the country.  The average number of homes for sale is now 29.1% lower than last year.  Low inventory levels are having a negative impact on home sales in many markets, where there are more buyers than homes for sale. read more

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CO-OP BANK SIGNS IFC LOAN WORTH US$ 60 MILLION

Co-op Bank is pleased to announce signing of an IFC loan amounting to US$ 60million (Kshs.5.1 Billion). The loan has a tenure of 7 years and is to support the growing borrowing client base in US$ mainly targeting the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME). read more

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