Egypt forward Mohamed Salah was named African Footballer of the Year for 2017 on Thursday, finishing ahead of his Liverpool team mate Sadio Mane of Senegal and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Salah, 25, polled 625 points from a voting panel made up of national team coaches and captains, plus a selection of officials and journalists, […]
Africa economic giants stumble, as Ethiopia outperforms peers, Africa’s economic giants, Nigeria, South Africa and Egypt, have been stumbling recently. Rising security risks and political instability in Egypt, economic downturn and militancy in Nigeria and escalating political risks in South Africa led to doubts whether the balance between risks and opportunities in these markets is […]
In cooperation with El Sabaa Automotive, Nissan Motors Egypt opened an after-sale service centre in Al Shorouk City. This cooperation is within the framework of Nissan’s strategy to expand its service centres in order to cover the country while committing to offer the best after-sale services to its customers. The new centre is located on […]
You will find below, the picture of ISIS members taking the slain Egyptians off to their death. Meanwhile, US has stated that it does not condemn or condone Egypt’s attack on ISIS, otherwise known as the Islamic State.
President Sisi met with Coptic Pope Tawadros II after news of the IS beheadings President Sisi holds urgent meeting of defence chiefs in response to killings 13 of the killed men came from the same village where the men in the picture came from; Al-Our, in Minya
Russia and Egypt have made it known to the world that they are working together to build Egypt’s first nuclear power plant. The two leaders met in Cairo on February 9-10 to further promote the idea. And do you know how the USA feels about it? This site claims that the United States has signalled that […]
Egypt is prepared to help its citizens in Libya return home after reports of hostility toward Egyptians in Libya, perpetrated by ISIS, a terror squad that is trying to take offer Libya.
Source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/ There has been tensions over several issues which concerns Egypt and Ethiopia in recent times. Soukry’s visit to Ethiopia is expected to help resolve some issues.
The following are the top news reports from all over the world today from Japan, Nigeria, USA, and Egypt. Japan PM Abe condemns hostages ‘death’ video Obama announces nuclear deal with India Thailand impeaches Yingluck Shinawatra over rice scheme At least 10 killed in new Egypt protests Boko Haram attacks key Nigeria city
The number of African countries represented on the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) as participating states and/or shareholders has risen to 49 with the presentation of an Instrument of Accession to the Bank by the Central African Republic in Bangui. The presentation of the instrument took place during a visit to President Faustin-Archange Touadéra of Central […]
NAIROBI, Nov 30 (Reuters) – The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Thursday. – – – – – * Uganda releases inflation GLOBAL MARKETS Asian shares fell on Thursday, weighed down by a plunge in high-flying technology shares, a move that some […]
NAIROBI, Nov 27 (Reuters) – The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Monday. – – – – – GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks gave back earlier modest gains and fell back from a decade high on Monday, weighed by weakness in the Chinese […]
Saudi Arabia has announced it will confiscate money and assets held by dozens of top officials and businessmen detained in an anti-corruption crackdown. But the experiences of two other Arab states trying to recover stolen money, Egypt and Tunisia, suggest Riyadh may face years of legal and diplomatic battles to secure assets held abroad. Even […]
The oil & gas industry in Africa continues to face market challenges arising from the low oil price, competition for revenue growth and local talent together with new expectations from investors and regulators. “Africa’s oil & gas industry is experiencing significant change and upheaval. There are fundamental shifts in companies’ strategies, business models and ways […]
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17 WARSAW – National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting (no interest rate announcement). SYDNEY – Panel participation by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the 9th Annual Australian & New Zealand Investment Conference – 0030 GMT. SYDNEY – Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) […]
Cairo is the world’s most dangerous megacity for women while London is the best, according to the first international experts’ poll on how females fare in the rising number of cities with over 10 million people. The Thomson Reuters Foundation survey asked experts in women’s issues in 19 megacities how well women are protected from […]
The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Wednesday. – – – – – EVENTS: *RWANDA – The central bank makes its latest decision on its benchmark repo rate. *GHANA – The statistics office to release data on second quarter 2017 gross domestic […]
Membership of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has moved closer to full coverage of the African continent with the decision by the island of Comoros to join the continental multilateral trade finance institution as a participating state. Comoros activated its membership as Afreximbank’s 46th participating state on 12 September when Said Ali Said Chayhane, the […]
The chairman of the U.S. Senate’s East Asia subcommittee is asking China and 20 other nations on Monday to clamp down on North Korea by cutting ties, closing down diplomatic facilities and working to oust the country from the United Nations. As North Korea has defied U.N. Security resolutions to conduct nuclear and ballistic missile […]
Until recently, public transportation in Cairo, Freetown, Lagos, Nairobi and many other African cities was chaotic and accident prone. The mostly unreliable local taxicabs did not alleviate the situation. But Uber’s entry into the continent could be changing the narrative. Uber, the global ride-sharing company that relies on smartphone technology for dispatch and fee payment, […]
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African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved three senior loans for a total amount of $55 million to finance three solar PV Projects under the second Round of the Feed-in-Tariff (FiT) Program in Egypt. Alcazar Energy Egypt Solar 1 (Alcazar I), Delta for Renewable Energy (Delta) and Shapoorji Pallonji Energy Egypt (SP), are the three […]
FRIDAY, AUGUST 11 JOHANNESBURG – South African Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba speaks at a breakfast event – 0600 GMT. PRAGUE – Czech National Bank (CNB) to publish the minutes of its August policy meeting. SUNDAY, AUGUST 13 SYDNEY – Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) Christopher Kent speaks at the Moody’s Analytics Forum […]
✰ The company that built this house belongs to Mrs. Alakija and her husband, Modupe Alakija, who is a lawyer. ✰ The street where the house is located is named after Folorunsho’s husband (Modupe Alakija Crescent Ikoyi). The residence is a two-minute walk from Lagos Lagoon and Omenka gallery. ✰ It is estimated that the […]
With Global sales of 5,268,079 units in the first half of the year, the Nissan-Renault alliance officially becomes the World’s largest Automaker. Volkswagen and Toyota comes after with 5,155,600 and 5,129,000 units respectively. Projections also indicate they will finish top by year end.
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———————- TUESDAY, AUGUST 8 ** LIMA – Peru Central Bank President Julio Velarde is scheduled to be interviewed at the Reuters Latam Summit 2017 – 1600 GMT. SYDNEY – Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) Christopher Kent speaks at The Bloomberg Address – 2235 GMT. THURSDAY, AUGUST 10 MELBOURNE – Reserve Bank of […]
A year after Nigeria scrapped a currency peg that sent foreign investors fleeing, it’s still battling to entice them back. But trying to placate investors by introducing multiple exchange rates isn’t going to work, bond funds and Wall Street lenders including Citigroup Inc. say. To end the dollar shortage that has hamstrung West Africa’s biggest […]