Monthly Archives: April 2017

First Cuban-American in US Congress to Retire

U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida, the first Cuban-American elected to Congress, is retiring at the end of her term next year, saying it's time to move on after 38 years in

E.U. APPROVES 59 MILLION EUROS TO SUPPORT PEACE, STABILITY AND JOB ...

BRUSSELS, Belgium, The European Union (EU) announced today, four new action plans, worth 59 million euros, to improve stability and address the root causes of irregular migration and forced displacement in the

AUSTRALIA INTERESTED IN HOSTING 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES STRIPPED FROM ...

CANBERRA, Australia is one of four nations which has put its hand up to step in and take over the responsibility to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after the South African city

YPO Innovation Week Launches Across Africa

Annual Event Connects Global Leaders of the World’s Most Innovative Companies 27 April 2017 – YPO, the world’s premier network of chief executives, today announced the launch of Innovation Week across Africa.

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias to visit Algeria (27 April 2017)

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias will pay a visit to Algiers on Thursday, 27 April. During his visit he will meet with the Algerian Foreign Minister, Ramtane Lamamra, and the President of the

Tensions Deepen Over Chinese Traders in Uganda

KAMPALA � This month saw hundreds of Ugandan shop owners march in Kampala against Chinese traders. Local merchants and some city officials want foreigners barred from petty commerce. The government has promised

Inequalities between rich and poor temper broad success of ...

Even though billions of doses of vaccines for children across 100 countries around the world were supplied in 2016, millions of children � especially those in conflict zones � still miss out

Minister Senzeni Zokwana on sun farming technology

Zokwana pledges support to the sun farming technologyMinister Senzeni Zokwana yesterday called for a partnership between government, higher learning institutions and the business. Zokwana visited the SUNfarming project at the North West

DRUGS, COUNTERFEIT GOODS WORTH MORE THAN 8.0 MLN RAND FOUND AT ...

JOHANNESBURG, Customs service officers of the South African Revenue Service (SARS) have seized counterfeit goods and drugs worth more than 8.0 million Rand (about 615,000 US dollars) at the OR Tambo International

Drugs, counterfeit goods seized at OR Tambo Airport

Pretoria - Counterfeit goods and drugs worth over R8.3 million were seized by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) during raids at OR Tambo International Airport.The drugs and the counterfeit goods, with