SOUTH AFRICA TO SHOWCASE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

PRETORIA– Next week’s much-anticipated Investment Conference will be a platform for South Africa to woo investors and showcase a more coherent narrative about the direction of South Africa’s economy.

This is according to Economic Development …

SOUTH AFRICA CONTINUES TO BE AFRICA’S INVESTOR DESTINATION

PRETORIA– South Africa’s strong financial market infrastructure and robust legal framework has ensured the country remains the ultimate destination for investors in Africa, according to the Absa Africa Financial Markets Index.

The Index, produced by …

Trump Administration Rethinks Foreign Aid With Eye Toward China

A gleaming new $3.2 billion railway cuts in half the travel time from Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, to the coast. Major investments in transportation, energy and maritime infrastructure are turning Pakistan into a major economic corridor. …

Sudanese Official: We Are Not Sponsoring Terrorists

The U.S. should consider removing Sudan from its list of states sponsoring terrorism, a senior Sudanese diplomat in Washington told VOA, citing the country’s efforts against terror groups on its soil.
Waleed Basheer, the deputy …

Uganda, at ‘Big Risk’ for Ebola, Says Congo Is Managing Well

A senior health official in Uganda says “the situation is being handled well” in neighboring Congo after the World Health Organization said the latest Ebola outbreak there is not yet a global emergency.
But Uganda’s …