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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Makes New Appointments Affecting Several Ministries and Agenciesin Gainwolala District Liberia: President Sirleaf Assures Women Behind Wheels
President Sirleaf Makes New Appointments Affecting Several Ministries and Agencies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
in Gainwolala District Liberia: President Sirleaf Assures Women Behind Wheels of Government's Continued Support - As Group Is Poised to Be Absorbed Into NTA Liberia: President Sirleaf Gets Red Carpet Welcome Amid One Day Consultative Working... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Waitress Cons Business Woman Via WhatsappA Zimbabwean waitress at the Grill House Restaurant in South Africa who conned
Waitress Cons Business Woman Via Whatsapp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
A Zimbabwean waitress at the Grill House Restaurant in South Africa who conned a business woman she met via a Whatsapp group was on Wednesday dragged to the courts facing fraud charges. Lorrine Chanengeta (26) of Glenview 7 in Harare appeared before... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
LIVE BLOG: DuPree and Ware in courtwhen ballots can in, they could be put in the corresponding precinct box. Eaton
LIVE BLOG: DuPree and Ware in court
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 hours ago
when ballots can in, they could be put in the corresponding precinct box. Eaton says jail ballots had to be processed after business hours. 9:30 a.m. - Ware leaves the stand and Plaintiffs call Alvin Eaton, deputy city clerk. Eaton says he has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Caverton to Diversify Operations As Oil Sector Faces ChallengesCaverton Offshore Support Group Plc is diversifying its services into other sec
Caverton to Diversify Operations As Oil Sector Faces Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Caverton Offshore Support Group Plc is diversifying its services into other sectors and new markets following the challenges in the oil and gas sector of the Nigerian economy. Caverton is one of Nigeria's leading oil services companies providing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Avaya Appoints Interdist As Distributor for Africa to Extend Reachin 27 countries across the continent. Interdist main priority is to focus on t
Avaya Appoints Interdist As Distributor for Africa to Extend Reach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
in 27 countries across the continent. Interdist main priority is to focus on the solutions build to enable medium-sized businesses to digitally transform, while improving productivity and efficiency. Interdist holds strong positions in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hotelnownow.com Introduces New Features With Brand Relaunch Campaign"Over the past months, our brand and acquisition teams at hotelnownow.com have
Hotelnownow.com Introduces New Features With Brand Relaunch Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
"Over the past months, our brand and acquisition teams at hotelnownow.com have been working hard to understand the current business and consumer needs in the Nigerian hospitality sector; and then to translate these findings into features and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Energy Company Engen to Use Riverbed's Steelfusion to Power IT Operationsperformance across the entire network for an enhanced end user experience at an
Global Energy Company Engen to Use Riverbed's Steelfusion to Power IT Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
performance across the entire network for an enhanced end user experience at any site. Founded in 1887, Engen, an African-based energy group that refines and markets petroleum products, is the market leader in South Africa, exporting to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Student Protests Show How Much City Planning and Design Matterand climatic relevance and access? Or will they further claim valuable land for
Student Protests Show How Much City Planning and Design Matter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and climatic relevance and access? Or will they further claim valuable land for the benefit of a few, "pushing out" small business people and the thousands of people who benefit in various ways by having free access to the Nile banks? Old... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Ryan no fan; Trump pivots to fundraisingPaul Ryan is so far refusing to support Donald Trump as the Republican nominee
Ryan no fan; Trump pivots to fundraising
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
Paul Ryan is so far refusing to support Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president, insisting Thursday that the businessman must do more to help unify the party. "I'm just not ready to do that at this point. I'm not there right now,"... Read more
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iol.co.za
Discount oil on the cards for SA?supported South Africa during the struggle. She said they were looking at oil
Discount oil on the cards for SA?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
supported South Africa during the struggle. She said they were looking at oil prices that would benefit both the South African consumers and businesses. The US is one of the major trading countries in the world, and the sanctions imposed on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Are You Hooked? How Social Media Is Affecting Our Livesthese mediums that some people have followed his work on social media and even
Are You Hooked? How Social Media Is Affecting Our Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
these mediums that some people have followed his work on social media and even made attempts to employ him. "A top South African media house focused on business reporting found me and listed me for an interview for a business reporter position. I... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zim men create thriving farm on 'useless' land in MalmesburyZinhanga, one of the N7 farmers. (Photos supplied) According to one of the Zim
Zim men create thriving farm on 'useless' land in Malmesbury
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
Zinhanga, one of the N7 farmers. (Photos supplied) According to one of the Zimbabweans, Albert Zinhanga, a teacher of African languages at Cravenby High School in Parow, the farmer was told it would cost R300 000 to correct the pH of the soil.... Read more
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iol.co.za
PIC confirms Barclays deal(PIC) has agreed to buy a 1.2 percent stake in Barclays Africa of the 12.2 perc
PIC confirms Barclays deal
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
(PIC) has agreed to buy a 1.2 percent stake in Barclays Africa of the 12.2 percent stake that was sold by the Barclays Group yesterday. Business Report can today reveal that PIC confirmed its intention to be the anchor investor in the placing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KCB Bank Rwanda Custody Services to Strengthen Capital Marketsof professional service providers that local or regional investors are looking
KCB Bank Rwanda Custody Services to Strengthen Capital Markets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of professional service providers that local or regional investors are looking for, he added. The subsidiary of KCB Bank Group first set up its Custody Services in Rwanda in March 2011 as part of the efforts to support investors in the then newly... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Barclays raises $876m from African business share sale Barclays’ retreat from Africa may include selling the remaining 50.1 percent
Barclays raises $876m from African business share sale
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
Barclays’ retreat from Africa may include selling the remaining 50.1 percent stake to a strategic investor. Barclays,Barclays Africa,Barclays Africa Group,Barclays... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Families out thousands after Chattanooga wedding venue goes bankruptpaid for weddings. "If I hadn't been there [at the auction], the building woul
Families out thousands after Chattanooga wedding venue goes bankrupt
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
paid for weddings. "If I hadn't been there [at the auction], the building would have been padlocked," said Chattanooga businesswoman Tara Plumlee, who was the sole bidder for 901 Lindsay St., a former First Congregational Church that's on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
OneUnited looks for reinvention with falling profits and depositshundreds of millions of dollars to the Boston community. The reality has been
OneUnited looks for reinvention with falling profits and deposits
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
hundreds of millions of dollars to the Boston community. The reality has been much more sober for the country’s largest African-American-owned bank. Hobbled by the financial crisis and a series of controversies, it is now fighting to reinvent... Read more
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Business Wire
Just in Time for Mother’s Day BET Networks Announces More Casting News for Its NEW EDITION: THE MOVIE MiniseriesNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BET Networks announces new cast additions to its muc
Just in Time for Mother’s Day BET Networks Announces More Casting News for Its NEW EDITION: THE MOVIE Miniseries
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BET Networks announces new cast additions to its much-anticipated original three-part miniseries NEW EDITION: THE MOVIE. La La Anthony (Power), Yvette Nicole Brown (The Office; The New Odd Couple), Monica Calhoun (The Best... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Zuma’s Denialism and Betrayaland evaluation. Consider the findings of Statistician-General Pali Lehohla and
Zuma’s Denialism and Betrayal
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 hours ago
and evaluation. Consider the findings of Statistician-General Pali Lehohla and the shocking revelation that black and African youth between 25 and 34 years of age are less skilled than their parents. Parents who grew up under apartheid! He... Read more
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Business Standard India
Barclays sells stake in African biz for $882 mnBarclays now owns 50.1% of the African businessBarclays now owns 50.1% of the A
Barclays sells stake in African biz for $882 mn
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
Barclays now owns 50.1% of the African businessBarclays now owns 50.1% of the African businessBarclays had sold 103.6 mn shares of Barclays Africa at a price of 126 rand a share. The shares would be sold... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Dave Bing among Ford Freedom Awards honoreesadvocate and a student activist, will be honored at the 18th annual Ford Freedo
Dave Bing among Ford Freedom Awards honorees
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 18 hours ago
advocate and a student activist, will be honored at the 18th annual Ford Freedom Awards for positive contributions to the African-American community. In collaboration with the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the awards will... Read more
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The China Post
JD.com to tap foreign wine brands to feed local e-buyers' tasteson Wednesday in Beijing. According to Wang Zhiqiang, general manager of liquor
JD.com to tap foreign wine brands to feed local e-buyers' tastes
The China Post / Posted 18 hours ago
on Wednesday in Beijing. According to Wang Zhiqiang, general manager of liquor purchasing and marketing department of business of JD.com's fast-moving consumer goods unit, three main perspectives, including "direct sourcing from leading... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Aisha Tyler To Students: Think Beyond Black Colleges And Universitieswhen it comes time to choose between all of the colleges and universities, come
Aisha Tyler To Students: Think Beyond Black Colleges And Universities
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 19 hours ago
when it comes time to choose between all of the colleges and universities, comedian and actress Aisha Tyler wants young African American students to stay open minded and not just apply to schools where they are the majority. Tyler is a proud... Read more
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iol.co.za
The little Tripoli restaurant that couldrisk waiting a very long time,” the 46-year-old tells AFP. “It's only thanks to
The little Tripoli restaurant that could
iol.co.za / Posted 19 hours ago
risk waiting a very long time,” the 46-year-old tells AFP. “It's only thanks to the people that life goes on.” The North African nation has been mired in unrest since the 2011 NATO-backed ouster of longtime dictator Moamer Kadhafi, with militants... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Idris Elba's Green Door Pictures Hires Ana Garanito as Head of Developmentpolitical hero. The doc also chronicled the actor’s struggle to produce Idris E
Idris Elba's Green Door Pictures Hires Ana Garanito as Head of Development
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
political hero. The doc also chronicled the actor’s struggle to produce Idris Elba Presents Mi Mandela, an album of South African music paying tribute to Mandela, while coping with the sudden death of his father, who was also his role model. Next... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Rarin’ to Go-Go: Rare Essence keeps D.C.’s hometown beat alive, 40 years in.in Northeast’s gentrified H Street district, but inside the club, tonight belon
Rarin’ to Go-Go: Rare Essence keeps D.C.’s hometown beat alive, 40 years in.
Washington City Paper / Posted 22 hours ago
in Northeast’s gentrified H Street district, but inside the club, tonight belongs to a different D.C.: the predominantly African-American city where go-go began and has thrived for generations. All 11 members of Rare Essence are crammed onto the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Presidency Dept Budget Vote 2016the Witwatersrand, in which workers demanded higher wages of ten shillings a da
President Jacob Zuma - Presidency Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
the Witwatersrand, in which workers demanded higher wages of ten shillings a day. During that strike, the President of the African Mine Workers' Union, JB Marks said to the workers: 'You are challenging the very basis of the cheap labour system,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Benin, a New Stove Turns Rice Waste Into Clean FuelCotonou, Benin — Naman Abibate's business is hard to miss. A towering pile of n
In Benin, a New Stove Turns Rice Waste Into Clean Fuel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Cotonou, Benin — Naman Abibate's business is hard to miss. A towering pile of neatly arranged logs, collected by her husband from a forest near their village home, sits at the side of the busy Cotonou-to-Niger highway, north of Benin. Abibate makes... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Biz Buzz21 franchise system earlier this year by entering into a partnership with Midva
Biz Buzz
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
21 franchise system earlier this year by entering into a partnership with Midvale, Utah-based CENTURY 21 Everest Realty Group. Troop, a 29-year unaffiliated brokerage with 550 agents and 14 offices in and around Ventura and Los Angeles Counties... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Education News & Notesthe Alchemy tradition of encouraging participants to blow their dreams into a v
West Side Education News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 23 hours ago
the Alchemy tradition of encouraging participants to blow their dreams into a vessel that is passed around during certain group sessions. “By asking our youth to blow their dreams into the vessel, we are encouraging them to make their dreams... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Noteswalks, which are led by people providing a personal perspective, differ. Unlike
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 23 hours ago
walks, which are led by people providing a personal perspective, differ. Unlike a bus tour where one person lectures the group, a Jane’s Walk is an open conversation among all participants. Neighbors can enjoy the opportunity to get to know the... Read more
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The Atlantic
How to Bet Big on the American Dreamhimself into the well-regarded Brighton High School. He kept his grades up, sta
How to Bet Big on the American Dream
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
himself into the well-regarded Brighton High School. He kept his grades up, starred on the baseball team, and launched a business selling custom-mixed CDs. When he was admitted to Salem State University, he became the first member of his family... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Waitress cons bus' woman via WhatsappA Zimbabwean waitress at the Grill House Restaurant in South Africa who conned
Waitress cons bus' woman via Whatsapp
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
A Zimbabwean waitress at the Grill House Restaurant in South Africa who conned a business woman she met via a Whatsapp group was on Wednesday dragged to the courts facing fraud charges. Lorrine Chanengeta (26) of Glenview 7 in Harare appeared before... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Benin, a new stove turns rice waste into clean fuelCOTONOU, Benin (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Naman Abibate's business is hard
In Benin, a new stove turns rice waste into clean fuel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
COTONOU, Benin (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Naman Abibate's business is hard to miss. A towering pile of neatly arranged logs, collected by her husband from a forest near their village home, sits at the side of the busy Cotonou-to-Niger highway,... Read more
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The Star
In Benin, a new stove turns rice waste into clean fuelCOTONOU, Benin (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Naman Abibate's business is hard
In Benin, a new stove turns rice waste into clean fuel
The Star / Posted yesterday
COTONOU, Benin (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Naman Abibate's business is hard to miss. A towering pile of neatly arranged logs, collected by her husband from a forest near their village home, sits at the side of the busy Cotonou-to-Niger highway,... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female RepublicansHewlett-Packard was the first female to lead a top 20 company. Author of the au
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female Republicans
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Hewlett-Packard was the first female to lead a top 20 company. Author of the autobiography, "Tough Choices," as well as a business consultant for Fox Business Network. Ted Cruz also briefly named Fiorina his vice presidential running mate before... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Development On Agreement On Public Interest Conditions for MergerThe Coca-Cola beverages Africa merger parties and the South African Government
Economic Development On Agreement On Public Interest Conditions for Merger
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Coca-Cola beverages Africa merger parties and the South African Government reach agreement on public interest conditions for merger A comprehensive set of commitments have been agreed between the Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) merger parties... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kerala elections: Will politics help Sreesanth rise from the ashes?have invited the sharpest reactions in Kerala – be it the time when Harbhajan s
Kerala elections: Will politics help Sreesanth rise from the ashes?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
have invited the sharpest reactions in Kerala – be it the time when Harbhajan slapped him, his face-off dance against South African cricketer André Nel, or his arguing with judges on the dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. So it’s not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UBA Unfolds Five-Year Pan-African Growth Plan to Consolidate OperationsTo realise its pan-African investment objective, United Bank for Africa Plc (UB
UBA Unfolds Five-Year Pan-African Growth Plan to Consolidate Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
To realise its pan-African investment objective, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has unveiled a five-year strategic plan to consolidate its business growth across its operating environments in the continent. According to the bank, the strategic... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jane’s Kili climbA local business woman has celebrated her 60th birthday by scaling the heights
Jane’s Kili climb
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
A local business woman has celebrated her 60th birthday by scaling the heights of Africa’s tallest mountain peak, Mount Kilimanjaro raising money for North West Cancer Research. Jane Robinson, from Bebington, who turned 60 in April 2015, risked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabweans Make Thriving Farm On Abandoned LandHe bet them they could not make a go of it. According to one of the Zimbabwean
Zimbabweans Make Thriving Farm On Abandoned Land
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
He bet them they could not make a go of it. According to one of the Zimbabweans, Albert Zinhanga, a teacher of African languages at Cravenby High School in Parow, the farmer was told it would cost R300,000 to correct the pH of the soil.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson - Energy Dept Budget Vote 2016have set their sights on the objective of a new and democratic constitution whi
Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson - Energy Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
have set their sights on the objective of a new and democratic constitution which removed the colonial status of the African people. The National Development Plan (NDP) envisages that by 2030 South Africa will have an energy sector that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Downgrade looms large as SA’s economy falterswe continue to have disappointing growth that ultimately adds to fiscal pressur
Downgrade looms large as SA’s economy falters
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
we continue to have disappointing growth that ultimately adds to fiscal pressures,” Elna Moolman, an economist at Macquarie Group in Johannesburg, said by phone on Wednesday. “As things stand now, I think they will downgrade us.” Both the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Pravin Gordhan - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016/17also need a growth strategy that is more inclusive, that creates work opportuni
Minister Pravin Gordhan - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016/17
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
also need a growth strategy that is more inclusive, that creates work opportunities for all, that opens trade and business opportunities across a broader landscape. We need to take advantage of the technologies and innovation that enhance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017Agenda for Sustainable Development, as encapsulated in the 17 Sustainable Devel
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Agenda for Sustainable Development, as encapsulated in the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's) and Agenda 2063 of the African Union. The declaration of the Sustainable Development Goals envisages among others, 'a world in which every country... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rainbow Tourism Group and African Sun Limited - Hotel Groups Stomped By Zim Economyargue, should be a boon for our tourism stocks. But players in the tourism sec
Rainbow Tourism Group and African Sun Limited - Hotel Groups Stomped By Zim Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
argue, should be a boon for our tourism stocks. But players in the tourism sector are mourning, and the two listed hotel groups are even more afflicted than they were before. After publishing their financial results for the year to December 31,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Young Leadership of Courage and Composta global science and technology competition, Global Entrepreneurship Summit 201
Young Leadership of Courage and Compost
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
a global science and technology competition, Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2016, to be held in Silicon Valley in June. African leadership Leadership is an old word in Ahad's personal dictionary. Back in secondary school he was inspired by... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s corn imports climbnation imported 1.96 million metric tons of corn in the marketing year ended Ap
SA’s corn imports climb
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
nation imported 1.96 million metric tons of corn in the marketing year ended April 29, the Pretoria-based South African Grain Information Service said in a statement on its website. That’s the most since 1993. Exports were 683 523 tons,... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Old Mutual Wealth boosted by 80% surge in Q1 inflowsin the UK last year.” It comes as the firm continues to evaluate how to manage
Old Mutual Wealth boosted by 80% surge in Q1 inflows
Money Marketing Online / Posted yesterday
in the UK last year.” It comes as the firm continues to evaluate how to manage its break up from the broader Old Mutual group. Old Mutual announced in March that it would seek to break itself into four groups, Old Mutual Wealth, South African... Read more
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BlackNews.com
S.B. Fuller & Joe L. Dudley, Sr. Foundation To Host 3-Day Weekend Dedicated To African-American Entrepreneurship— Winston Salem, NC — The S.B. Fuller & Joe L. Dudley, Sr. foundation announce
S.B. Fuller & Joe L. Dudley, Sr. Foundation To Host 3-Day Weekend Dedicated To African-American Entrepreneurship
BlackNews.com / Posted yesterday
— Winston Salem, NC — The S.B. Fuller & Joe L. Dudley, Sr. foundation announces a three-day weekend dedicated to African-American entrepreneurship, to celebrate the 79th birthday of Joe L. Dudley Sr. and to announce the building of the... Read more
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