Category Archives: Education

Eritrea’s President Promises to Send Delegation to Ethiopia

Eritrea’s president says he will send a delegation to Ethiopia to discuss Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s pledge to implement the terms of a peace deal negotiated in 2000.

Agreeing to that deal means ceding occupied …

INTERNATIONAL RATING AGENCY FITCH SEEN RAISING SOUTH AFRICA’S LAND ISSUE IN LATEST REVIEW

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa’s land redistribution debate will likely be among the key concerns raised by international rating agency Fitch when it issues its latest periodic review on South Africa on Friday, says Nedbank Chief Economist …

SOUTH AFRICAN BANKS FACING LOSSES OF HALF A BILLION RAND FROM CASH-IN-TRANSIT ROBBERIES

JOHANNESBURG– The South African Banking Risk Information Centre (Sabric) has projected that financial losses for financial institutions will amount to nearly half a billion rand (about 37.6 million US dollars) by the year’s end if …

SOUTH AFRICA: MINISTER MANTASHE CONDEMNS MINING ACCIDENT

PRETORIA– South Africa’s Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called on the mining industry to strengthen safety measures following the mining accident at Sibanye-Stillwater on Monday.

“It is the primary responsibility of every employer to …

US to Open New De Facto Embassy in Taiwan, Defying Beijing’s Pressure

The U.S. government’s completion, this week, of a sprawling de facto American embassy in Taipei signals a strong warming of relations between the two governments despite pressure from Beijing.

Officials from Washington on Tuesday will …