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  • Kenya: Kenya hosts 2,000 visitors during high-level meeting on development November 14, 2016
    59By JOSEPH MURAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 13- The Country is set to host as many as 2,000 visitors at a high-level meeting on development this month on 28th to December 1, in a further boost to the tourism industry. State House Spokesperson Manoah Esipisu says the second high level of the Global Partnership for Effective Development ...
  • Malawi: Mzuzu Coffee to Venture Into Organic Coffee Growing November 7, 2016
    images1Mzuzu Coffee Planters Cooperative Union Limited has revealed its plan to venture into organic coffee production, saying though coffee which is produced organically is on high demand. Organic coffee production does not require use of chemical fertilizers or any chemicals at the plantation, hence cheap to produce, according to the cooperative union’s Marketing and Sales Officer, ...
  • Sudan: During a Meeting With Investment Minister – Algerian Delegation Expressed Desire to Invest in Pharmaceutical and Plastic Industries November 3, 2016
    Minister-of-Investment-Dr-Mudathir-Abdul-Ghani-Abdul-RahmanKhartoum — The Minister of Investment, Dr. Mudathir Abdul-Ghani Abdul-Rahman reiterated his ministry’s keenness to implement the policies and strategy of the state targeting indigenization of the pharmaceutical industry in the country by attracting more investments in this sector, which he described as significant. The minister revealed, during a meeting at his office with a delegation ...
  • East Africa: New Dawn As Dar, Rabat Sign Over 20 Bilateral Agreements November 3, 2016
    1223Dar es Salaam — Tanzania and the Kingdom of Morocco signed 21 partnership agreements in various areas, including political cooperation, aviation, tourism, agriculture and oil and gas as part of renewed efforts to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries, under the chairmanship of King Mohammed VI and Tanzanian President Pombe Magufuli, would open a ...
  • Rwanda: Moroccan Pharmaceutical Firm to Set Up Manufacturing Plant in Rwanda October 26, 2016
    56913-fullCooper Pharma, a leading Moroccan pharmaceutical company, yesterday signed a deal that paves way for construction of a plant in Rwanda to manufacture antibiotics. The deal is one of the outcomes of talks between the Government and the visiting high-level delegation from Morocco led by King Mohamed VI that arrived in Rwanda on Tuesday for a ...
  • Royal Visit to Rwanda Dividends: 19 Cooperation Deals Inked October 26, 2016
    paul-300x225The historic visit King Mohammed VI started Tuesday to Rwanda has been crowned by the signing of 19 cooperation accords aimed at boosting bilateral ties in almost all strategic sectors. The signing ceremony was chaired by the Moroccan Sovereign and President Paul Kagame during the 2nd day of the three-day state royal visit to the African ...
  • Uganda: Government to Construct Cement Factory in Karamoja October 17, 2016
    HTB1hkPdHVXXXXX.XFXXq6xXFXXXLKampala — Government will construct a cement plant in Karamoja sub-region through a public-private partnership with Moroto Ateker Cement Co Limited. The company is a formation of Uganda Development Corporation (UDC) and Savannah Mines, a local firm based in Karamoja, with a shareholding of 51 per cent and 49 per cent, respectively. The partnership and eventual production ...
  • International renewable energies exhibition in Oran, October 24-26 October 17, 2016
    1d2fe160921d70390a42f05e27a2e65f_XL_998473347The seventh international exhibition of renewable energy, clean energies and sustainable development ERA 2016 will be held at the Conventions Centre of Oran (432-km west of Algiers) from 24 to 26 October, said the organizers. The event will see the participation of the Public sector like in past editions, with the presence of the two major ...
  • Tanzania: More Fruit Processing Factories On Bakhresa Grand Plan October 16, 2016
    222The Bakhresa Group of Companies has pledged to set up more fruits processing industries country-wide to add value to the crop and enable farmers to reap more profits. The pledge was made in Dar es Salaam yesterday by the Chair-man of Bakhresa Group, Mr Said Bakhresa, during a meeting with the Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, ...
  • Tanzania: In Support of Isles’ Industrialisation Process October 13, 2016
    00361303 23ef0c30820af140440ca41151cd0994 arc614x376 w285 us1Local and foreign investors have been encouraged to establish industries with the aim of changing the islands into an industrialised country. Agriculture, fishing and light manufacturing are potential areas of investment. Since 2010, President Ali Mohamed Shein has been promoting investment, saying it is possible for the islands to industrialise because there are plenty of raw ...