Tag Archives: Ban
Official travel overseas have been withheld by orders of the Liberian President. The 60 day travel ban is being undertaken to save the country’s depleted foreign currency holdings. Doing business in the country has been tough as fluctuation due to continuous fluctuation of the Liberian dollar. This had contributed to traders and business owners engaging in a protest to draw attention to the government on the crisis that befalls them in their businesses. The situation could also be affected by the business owners themselves as some business owners are known to travel overseas with money in their suitcases creating foreign exchange shortages.
Morningstar Announces Findings from Third Global Fund Investor Experience Report; United States Scores the Best and South Africa the Worst
About Morningstar, Inc.
Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company offers an extensive line of products and services for individuals, financial advisors, and institutions.
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.
By Simon Tesfamariam
REYKJAVIK, March 6, 2013 –The World Bank today announced a major international effort to expand renewable power generation in developing countries by tapping an underutilized resource: geothermal energy.
Plugged in to progress with geothermal energy in Kenya
NEW YORK, December 5, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ – All sides of the conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo should halt attacks on journalists and media outlets, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today after a radio station was attacked and taken off the air.
LE SECRÉTAIRE GÉNÉRAL SE FÉLICITE DES ACCORDS SIGNÉS ENTRE LE SOUDAN ET LE SOUDAN DU SUD SUR LA SÉCURITÉ, LES FRONTIÈRES COMMUNES ET LES RELATIONS ÉCONOMIQUES
IN CHINA, AFRICA, UNITED NATIONS WILL CONNECT THOSE WHO FACE CHALLENGES WITH THOSE WHO HAVE SOLUTIONS, SECRETARY-GENERAL SAYS AT BEIJING FORUM
West African Nation Joins Conversation on Pathway to Safer, Equitable and Cleaner Environment
La Banque mondiale va accélérer l’accès à l’électricité, aux combustibles propres, aux énergies renouvelables et aux économies d’énergie
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brésil, 21 juin 2012—Le Groupe de la Banque mondiale a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’il va intensifier les efforts pour élargir l’accès à l’énergie, tout en étoffant son appui aux énergies renouvelables et aux économies d’énergie dans les pays en développement, en réponse à l’initiative Sustainable Energy for All (une énergie durable pour tous)du Secrétaire général des Nations-Unies, Ban Ki-Moon.