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AllAfrica News: Africa (10)
AllAfrica News: Africa

Africa: Karatekas Determined to 'win Big' At All African Games

1 hour 21 min ago
[New Times] Seven Karatekas, including two females, are today heading to the Republic of Congo keen on "winning big" at this year's All African Games edition.

Africa: AfDB Chief to Focus On 'Powering' Africa

1 hour 23 min ago
[New Times] The African Development Bank (AfDB) will focus in coming years on tackling Africa's chronic power shortages to try to unlock its economic potential and end its vulnerability to fluctuations in commodity prices, its new president said.

Africa: African Press Review 1 September 2015

1 hour 27 min ago
[RFI] Nigeria's first test tube baby is reunited with her doctor at her birthplace. Ugandan politicians are engaged in a dramatic comedy show during the election year. And, the high cost of South Africa's special relationship with China. It's 3 million euros and counting.

Africa: Interview With Olivier Blanchard

1 hour 29 min ago
[IMF] Blanchard: Looking Forward, Looking Back

Africa: Launching ITC Procurement Map

1 hour 55 min ago
[ITC] The International Trade Centre (ITC) today announced that it was launching a new tool - ITC Procurement Map - with a view to help businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, navigate the myriad of opportunities to bid for public procurement contracts around the world.

East Africa: Regional Currencies Remain Under Pressure

1 hour 59 min ago
[Daily News] TANZANIAN shilling is expected to continue sliding against the dollar this week, undermined by demand from trading and oil companies.

Africa: Africa-Japan Business, Investment Forum Continues With Presentation By Minister Dr Arkebe Oqubay

1 hour 59 min ago
[Ethiopia Government] The three-day Africa-Japan Business and Investment Forum continues today with presentations on issues related to quality infrastructure for Africa's structural transformation; special dialogue on Africa-Japan partnership; financing for growth; creating a knowledge economy; building and expanding Africa's trade gateways; creating sustainable solutions in the energy sector; shifting the paradigm from development to agriculture led-growth.

Africa: China's Currency Wars Rattle African Economies

2 hours 3 min ago
[Al Jazeera] Since China's devaluation of the yuan last month, an estimated $5tn has been wiped off global stock markets.

Africa: At UN, Official Stresses Role of Parliaments in Success of Sustainable Development Agenda

2 hours 5 min ago
[UN News] Parliaments have a critical role in translating the new sustainable development agenda - which world leaders will adopt later this month at the United Nations - into real improvements for the lives of the world's people, says the head of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).

Africa: General Assembly Hands Over Draft Global Sustainability Agenda to UN Member States

2 hours 5 min ago
[UN News] The United Nations General Assembly today approved a resolution sending the draft '2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development' to Member States for adoption later this month, bringing the international community "to the cusp of decisions that can help realize the... dream of a world of peace and dignity for all," according to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

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