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Sierra Leone Financial Inclusion Project

IDA Credit: $12.00 million equivalent Maturity: 38 years, Grace: 6 years Project ID: P166601 Project description: The project will (...)
22/01/2019

India proposes two dates to Pakistan for Kartarpur corridor meet (...)

India on Tuesday also shared the coordinates of the zero point (crossing point) of the Kartarpur corridor along the International (...)
22/01/2019

Trump vows no surrender on 32nd day of government shutdown

Extending the existing border fences has been at the top of Trump's domestic agenda since his 2016 campaign.
22/01/2019

UK pay growth surges as employment hits record high

Average weekly earnings were up by 3.4% in November – the biggest rise since July 2008 The spending power of British workers increased (...)
22/01/2019

Shrinkflation : for those struggling, it's about more than (...)

We’re used to chocolate bars shrinking while staying at the same price but it’s happening to many everyday products – and people living (...)
22/01/2019

David Attenborough and Prince William take world leaders to task (...)

Davos 2019: broadcaster tells prince that humans have power to exterminate whole ecosystems ‘without even noticing’ Sir David (...)
22/01/2019

Programme for climate-smart livestock systems

22/01/2019

Africa and Asia take joint global initiative to diversify (...)

Leading agriculture organisations from Africa and Asia have collaborated on major staples products
22/01/2019

EAT-Lancet’s recommendations are at odds with sustainable food (...)

The EAT-Lancet report has recommended changing diets and global food systems
21/01/2019

FAO chief emphasizes need for inclusive digital innovation

It’s time to accelerate innovation in the food and agriculture arenas and to do so in a way that aspires to make a difference to (...)
19/01/2019

In Africa, investing in rural development and agriculture will (...)

Investing in rural areas and agriculture is crucial to achieve prosperity in Africa and to guarantee the continent’s young people an (...)
18/01/2019

Global agriculture analytics market to grow at a CAGR of 16.2 per (...)

The global agriculture analytics market size is expected to grow from US$585mn in 2018 to US$1,236mn by 2023 at a compound annual (...)
17/01/2019

Club of Mozambique

Club of Mozambique News Maputo "Club of Mozambique is the entryway into Mozambique for prospective investors, businesspersons, (...)

Free Advise To Hon. Dr. Fred Matiang’i the de facto Prime (...)

Free Advise To Hon. Dr. Fred Matiang’i Congratulations on your appointment as Super Minister. It is a National Assignment that you have (...)
22/01/2019

The Shutdown Has Already Made Us Less Prepared for This Year’s (...)

On Jan. 17, dozens of regional and state emergency managers were scheduled to convene in Miami for a weeklong course preparing them for (...)
22/01/2019

Chris Brown Reportedly Arrested in Paris Over Rape Allegations

Singer Chris Brown has been arrested in Paris after a woman accused him of raping her in a hotel room last week, French sources told (...)
22/01/2019

WATCH : Snow storm shuts down 150 miles of Colorado interstate

Blizzard conditions shut down Colorado interstate.
22/01/2019

WATCH : Bone-chilling temperatures grip millions across Eastern (...)

A brutal blast of arctic air on Monday morning dipped the wind chill to -30 in Albany, -17 degrees in NYC and -16 in Boston. But, there (...)
22/01/2019

WATCH : TSA screeners sick calls hit 10 % over holiday weekend as (...)

The Transportation Security Administration said Monday that the percentage of airport screeners missing work has hit a record high as (...)
22/01/2019

LA NUIT DES IDÉES – Facing the present

Social Media: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly The ‘Night of Ideas’ is an annual event, initiated by the Institut Français, the French Agency (...)
21/01/2019

A girl like me

Anne Gichuku is a self-taught digital artist who with the help of friends and good old youtube continues to grow her art. She won in (...)
21/01/2019

Kenyan Forbidden Fruit

presented by Heartstrings Entertainment
21/01/2019

Showcase Wednesday featuring D’Bass Ganun

Mbwana Mtulia, also known as D’bass Ganun, is a talented Tanzanian singer, songwriter, bassist and Qanun (Ganun) player. The Ganun is a (...)
20/01/2019

TRIO KAZANCHIS +2

It was in December 2008 that band leader Jeroen Visser (Switzerland) found himself jamming with Mesele Asmamaw (Ethiopia) and Fabien (...)
20/01/2019

CinemAlliance – My French Film Festival

From 18 Jan. to 18 Feb. watch the best of new-generation French films online and vote for your favorite film. The CinemAlliance (...)
18/01/2019

Tamayoz organises leadership training for future public and (...)

22/01/2019

African Development Bank Group approves $25 million Equity (...)

22/01/2019

Facial recognition tool tackles illegal chimp trade

Automated software is now scouring social media posts looking for evidence of ape trafficking.
22/01/2019

Tesla reverses charging prices hike

The prices will still go up but by 10% less than originally planned.
22/01/2019

Has Fyre Festival burned influencers ?

Two new documentaries about the failed event have thrown a spotlight on the influencers and celebrities who promoted (...)
22/01/2019

2019 and the Innovation Inflection Point

If you step back and consider the one commonality in how our personal and work lives have dramatically changed, it’s (...)
22/01/2019