Category Archives: Business

SOUTH AFRICA: BRICS MINISTERS UNDERTAKE TO SUPPORT SMMES

DURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA)– BRICS Communications and ICT Ministers have agreed to help promote the cooperation of Small, Micro, Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) from BRICS member countries.

Key to unleashing their potential is for governments to support and invest in the innovation …

MOZAMBIQUE-ITELY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRAISES MAPUTO’S EACE EFFORTS

ROME– The Mozambique-Italy Chamber of Commerce has praised the efforts of the Mozambican government to secure an effective peace with the country’s rebel; group, Renamo, to create a favourable environment for the promotion of foreign investment.

Speaking to Mozambican journalists …

South Sudanese Cautiously Optimistic over Signed Peace Deal

South Sudan’s warring parties signed what they call a final peace agreement to end a civil war that killed tens of thousands of people and displaced millions.

The deal, signed in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Wednesday, was witnessed …

MOZAMBICAN POLICE ARREST ANGOLAN MAN FOUND WITH 16 KG OF COCAINE AT MAPUTO AIRPORT

MAPUTO– The Mozambican police have arrested an Angolan citizen at Maputo International Airport after the person, whose name was not disclose, was found to be in possession of 16 kilogrammes of cocaine.

The drug was hidden inside boxes containing vehicle …

Car Bomb Hits Somali Capital

Officials in Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital, say a car bomb has hit a district headquarters, killing at least six people and injuring 16.

The blast targeted the headquarters of Hodan district in Mogadishu. Witnesses said the explosion Monday caused massive destruction …

Chinese President to Skip North Korean Anniversary Event

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s decision to turn down a reported invitation to attend a military parade in North Korea and celebrations marking 70 years since the founding of the isolated state may have helped him dodge problems on several fronts.…