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Basketball Africa League to Host Series of Youth Development, Community Service & Business Events...

Business Ghana 23 May 2022
... Convention Centre, will highlight the creative identities of Africa through the lens of arts, culture, heritage, business and innovation, and mobilize the individuals who have the power to unlock opportunities and build toward a stronger and more connected Africa of tomorrow.

Latest report points to opportunities for sector and growth in Africa

Business Ghana 23 May 2022
Africa’s nascent chemicals sector thereby has an opportunity to leap ahead of the curve, by building sustainability and green design principles into new chemical facility developments from the outset, and by working to decarbonise current offerings through technologies like carbon capturing and sequestration (CCS).

The Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) and APO Group announce strategic

Business Ghana 23 May 2022
Encouraging mediation and conciliation between African National Olympic Committees and governments Providing young athletes with better foundations for success Promoting Olympic ideals and values in Africa Taking part in the fight against doping, corruption and violence Working to bring people together through sport to build a peaceful Africa.

OPINION| Russia-Ukraine war a threat to Africa’s economy

Mail Guardian South Africa 23 May 2022
African leaders should think more seriously about strengthening Africa’s agency, which requires improvements in the governance architecture, enhancing the capabilities of the state, building social and economic resilience, and pursuing external relations on a pragmatic and diversified basis.

SADC and European partners launch new digital system to speed up cross-border truck movements

Independent online (SA) 23 May 2022
The CTMS is spearheaded by SADC on behalf of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa), the East African Community (EAC) and SADC ...Economic integration is in the EU’s DNA, and we are delighted to help build a transit system that will ultimately streamline trade and travel between all parts of Africa.” ... IOL .

It’s almost time for the MPGC’s celebrity Golf Day fundraiser to tee off

Independent online (SA) 23 May 2022
Cape Town - Mitchells Plain Golf Club’s (MPGC) inaugural celebrity golf day fundraiser is just days away! ... "IOL is very excited to be part of the inaugural MPGC Celebrity Golf Day. IOL is committed to building a more inclusive South Africa and partnering with MPGC is a key step to achieving this goal ... IOL Sport .

For Steel Master Plan to work all parties must come to the table, says Patel

Independent online (SA) 22 May 2022
Patel was a keynote speaker at the Steel and Engineering Federation of Southern Africa’s (Seifsa’s) Steel Master Plan Conference held in Kempton Park on Thursday ... He said South Africa continued to be the minerals supply hub of the world, and these minerals were not being beneficiated to champion manufacturing to build new sectors and create jobs.

The Bloodshed Plaguing the People of the Horn of Africa. What is America’s Role?

GlobalResearch 22 May 2022
Elias Amare is a journalist and editor of Horn of Africa TV. He is also involved with Peace Building Centre for the Horn of Africa ... The short, medium and long story’, BBC News; https.// ibid ibid .

Ireland’s Best Employers 2022: profiles of the top 25

Irish Independent 22 May 2022
From there it carries out software development, engineering to operations, finance, HR and digital sales and marketing for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.The €134m building is designed around ‘neighbourhoods’, with open spaces and relaxation zones for ...

South Africa Gets its First Domestically-Built Modern Naval Vessel

The Maritime Executive 21 May 2022
South Africa is celebrating its shipbuilding industry after Damen Shipyards Cape Town delivered the first of ... South Africa is using the project to create a capability to build ships on the continent instead of importing ships and parts, primarily from suppliers in Europe and Asia.

Wits launches Entrepreneurship Clinic to address harrowing youth unemployment figures in SA

Independent online (SA) 21 May 2022
Unemployment among the youth in South Africa is rife, with millions of youngsters without a job or any form of income ... “This initiative seeks to support the development of Africa-UK partnerships that can build institutional capacity for universities to develop entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in selected African countries,” said Venter.

Xiplomacy: Xi eyes practical cooperation among BRICS countries for common development

People Daily 21 May 2022
BRICS is the acronym for an emerging-market bloc that groups Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa ... While addressing a plenary session at the 10th BRICS summit scheduled from July 25 to 27 in 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa, Xi called on BRICS countries to build a network of closer partnerships.

Verterinary Services honour Dr Ken Ugwu for facilitating Bio-Safety Laboratory establishment in Ghana

Ghana News Agency 21 May 2022
The laboratories served a critical purpose for analytical diagnosis of disease transmission during the COVID-19 pandemic ... Dr Ugwu said ... And when the opportunity came to do something for Africa, I chose Ghana; because we're kind of neighbours anyway, so that we can try and build capacity in the region." ... GNA. .

Egypt’s street trees fall foul of urban development drive

The Arab Weekly 21 May 2022
CAIRO – ... About 10,000 square metres of the district’s centuries-old Maryland park were bulldozed to establish a monument commemorating Cairo’s road and bridge-building projects ... It will include a government district, home to all ministerial buildings and the parliament and a financial and business district including the tallest tower in Africa ... .

China becomes wild card in Sri Lanka’s debt crisis

TDT News 21 May 2022
COLOMBO, Sri LankaChina says its initiative to build ports and other infrastructure across Asia and Africa, paid for with Chinese loans, will boost trade ... some of the poorest in Asia and Africa that have signed onto Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative.

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