Daily Archives: August 6, 2019

Un projet sud-africain de TV White Space reçoit le soutien de l’USTDA

DURBAN, Afrique du Sud, 6 août 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Au cours d’une cérémonie de signature avec des partenaires clés, l’Agence américaine pour le commerce et le développement (USTDA) a octroyé aujourd’hui une subvention pour soutenir un projet mené par Adaptrum …

South Africa TV White Space Project Receives Support from USTDA

DURBAN, South Africa, Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — During a signing ceremony with key stakeholders, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) today awarded a grant to support an Adaptrum-led project to help improve internet access to rural areas of …

Pact is reached in Mozambique but prospects for peace still uncertain

After fighting on opposite sides of a civil war that erupted following independence from Portugal and killed more than one million people between 1977 and 1992, the ruling Frelimo party and former guerrilla movement Renamo signed a ceasefire that ended …

Zimbabwe Opposition Plans Demonstrations Over Economy Next Week

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s main opposition party is planning street demonstrations next week to protest against the government’s handling of the economy, which is mired in its worst crisis in a decade and has plunged most citizens into poverty.

The southern …

Ignazio Cassis attends the ceremony marking the signing of Swiss-brokered peace treaty in Mozambique

Together with other high-ranking members of the international community, Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis, head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, took part earlier today in a ceremony marking the signing of the peace accord between RENAMO and FRELIMO, the …

US-African Trade Lagging Despite Free Access, Forum Hears

ABIDJAN – Trade between the United States and sub-Saharan Africa is in the doldrums despite a 2000 U..S law designed to boost access the American market, a conference in Ivory Coast has been told.

The African Growth and Opportunity Act, …