Daily Archives: July 30, 2019

Blockchain startup Belfrics Group gears for first round of funding

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Belfrics, a Malaysia based Blockchain startup, with its global network of digital asset exchanges and permissioned Blockchain solutions, is gearing to raise US$30 million through 1st round funding. After successfully deploying the …

Talks in Sudan Stop After 6 People Were Killed in Protests

KHARTOUM – Talks on power sharing between Sudan’s Transitional Military Council and the opposition have been postponed after six people were killed in protests. The deaths occurred in the city of Obbayed.

Sudan’s Transitional Military Council and opposition groups suspended …

South Africa Says Unemployment At Highest Level in A Decade

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa says unemployment has reached its highest level in a decade at 29%.

Second-quarter figures released Tuesday show the number of unemployed rose by 573,000 over the past year, with only 21,000 jobs created.

It is the …

Moroccan King Seeks Government Shake-Up to Calm Frustrations

RABAT, MOROCCO – Morocco’s king is calling for a government reshuffle, seeking “new blood” and saying the country’s development policy isn’t doing enough to meet citizens’ needs.

In a speech Monday night marking his 20 years on the throne, King …