Category Archives: Education

Arrests Grow as Tunisian Army Cracks Down on Protesters

GENEVA The United Nations human rights office says it is concerned about the large number of arrests as Tunisian authorities crack down on protesters demonstrating against price and tax.

The protests, which began last weekend, reportedly are turning more violent, …

MOZAMBIQUE’S INFLATION RATE CONTINUES TO SLOW DOWN

MAPUTO, The inflation rate in Mozambique in December, based on consumer price indices for the country’s three biggest cities — Maputo, Nampula and Beira, was 1.1 per cent, according to the latest data from the National Statistics Institute (INE).

This …

MOZAMBIQUE’S CENTRAL BANK ISSUES WARNING ON BITCOIN

MAPUTO, The Bank of Mozambique has issued a warning that it will take no responsibility for any transactions in the virtual currency known as Bitcoin.

A statement from the country’s central bank Tuesday notes that Bitcoin is circulating in Mozambique …

SOUTH AFRICAN REVENUE SERVICE MAKES MAJOR HEORIN BUST AT BORDER WITH MOZAMBIQUE

PRETORIA, South African Customs have arrested a pedestrian at the South Africa-Mozambique border post in Mpumalanga Province for trying to enter the country with 3.6 kilogrammes of heroin, estimated to be worth 3.6 million Rand (about 292,600 US dollars).

The …

SOUTH AFRICAN REVENUE SERVICE MAKES MAJOR HEORIN BUST AT BORDER WITH MOZAMBIQUE

PRETORIA, South African Customs have arrested a pedestrian at the South Africa-Mozambique border post in Mpumalanga Province for trying to enter the country with 3.6 kilogrammes of heroin, estimated to be worth 3.6 million Rand (about 292,600 US dollars).

The …

Press Conference by Security Council President on Work Programme for January

The non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, Afghanistan and Central Asia, and the Middle East would be the focus of the Security Council in January, Kairat Umarov (Kazakhstan), Council President for the month, said at a press briefing at Headquarters …