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  • Zimbabwe: Fish Farming Pays Dividends in Mutasa February 19, 2019
    Fish-Farming-600x330Fish farming has transformed the livelihoods of people in Mutasa, following an increase in production in the district. Mutasa Agritex livestock specialist Mr Shupai Majee said fish farming in the district had also improved nut- rition. “As a district we had to come up with ideas to contain malnutrition challenges, especially that of protein,” he said. “Our ...
  • Sisi, ThyssenKrupp CEO review ongoing projects February 18, 2019
    Image processed by CodeCarvings Piczard ### FREE Community Edition ### on 2019-02-17 13:32:40Z | http://piczard.com | http://codecarvings.com¾Âÿ‹¶BBÞPresident Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Sunday Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of ThyssenKrupp Services AG Guido Kerkhoff during his visit to Germany to participate in the Munich Security Conference (MSC). The president expressed his appreciation for the conglomerate’s operations in Egypt, particularly in the sector of fertilizers, and his eagerness to boost cooperation. On ...
  • Africa: Energy Summit to Welcome 370 Investors and Public and Private Stakeholders in Miami February 18, 2019
    784The 5th Powering Africa: Summit at the JW Marriott Hotel in Miami will host over 370 investors and public and private stakeholders across Africa’s energy sector. The World Bank, OPIC, MCC, Power Africa, USAID and USADF alongside African energy leaders from Morocco, Ethiopia, South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, Mozambique and Nigeria are attending the summit to explore ...
  • Egypt : Return of Mercedes February 18, 2019
    Image processed by CodeCarvings Piczard ### FREE Community Edition ### on 2019-02-17 15:51:38Z | http://piczard.com | http://codecarvings.comMercedes Benz has decided to resume assembling vehicles in Egypt in collaboration with a local partner. The Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Small Industries will form a technical task force to follow up on the project’s execution. Egyptian Ambassador to Germany Badr Abdel Aty stated that Mercedes is mulling establishing a factory for automotive feeding industries ...
  • Egypt: Egypt, Germany sign $250 M agreement to back reform program February 13, 2019
    Image processed by CodeCarvings Piczard ### FREE Community Edition ### on 2019-01-23 11:00:41Z | http://piczard.com | http://codecarvings.comöðÿߣ…GEgypt and Germany signed a 250-million-dollar agreement on Wednesday to boost the Egyptian social and economic reform program. The sum is the second tranche of a 500-million-dollar soft loan allocated by Germany to Egypt to back its socio-economic reforms. The agreement was signed by Investment Minister Sahar Nasr and Head of the Africa/Middle East Directorate at the ...
  • African Union: Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi receives African Union chairmanship February 13, 2019
    46351439_403President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received the chairmanship of the African Union Assembly of Heads of State and Government from Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame for a one-year term. That was on Sunday in the opening session of the 32nd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Meeting of the UACCIAP with the Ambassadors of African Countries in the presence of H.E.Ambassador Hamdy Loza, the deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs February 12, 2019
    Capture8Mr. Ahmed El Wakil – Chairman of the Union of African Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture, and Professions (UACCIAP) held a business lunch, in the presence of H.E.Ambassador Hamdy Loza, the deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Ambassadors of African Countries in Egypt, and that to present the workplan for 2019 that includes the ...
  • Ghana : Unilever Ghana commissions three new plants January 28, 2019
    New Bitmap ImagePresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday inaugurated three new manufacturing plants at the Unilever Ghana Limited in Tema. The plants are a biomass boiler which will use palm kernel shells to generate steam for factory operations, a personal care manufacturing dryer to support the personal care products manufacturing process, and an oral care plant which will ...
  • Zimbabwe: Zim, Belarus Seal Nine Agreements January 28, 2019
    00510460 3a49c46b358f4e378c64542762409260 arc495x324 w495 us1Belarus — Presidents Emmerson Mnangagwa and Alexander Lukashenko have sealed nine agreements that will see Zimbabwe and Belarus enhancing co-operation. Both leaders described their engagement in Minsk today as fruitful, and pledged to continue consolidating the relationship, with Belarus committing to assisting Zimbabwe’s economic turnaround efforts. Right now, President Mnangagwa has just started a meeting with the ...
  • Nigeria: SEC Restates Commitment to Attract Investors, Boost Economy January 28, 2019
    hf_group_forecasts_f5c00e7bc836b4The Securities and Exchange Commission has restated its commitment to partner with relevant government agencies and the private sector to attract more investments to the country. A statement by the Acting Head of Media of SEC, Mrs Efe Ebelo, said Ms Mary Uduk, SEC’s Director-General, said this when she received the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian ...