Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

GUINEA-BISSAU CALLS ON LEBANESE BUSINESSMEN TO INVEST

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Cipriano Cassama, president of the National People’s Assembly of Guinea-Bissau, pledged to offer all kinds of help for Lebanese, who wish to invest in his country.

“Guinea-Bissau has a promising future, and we …

Savings But No Title Deed? Loans Help Kenyan Women Turn Idle Land into Gold

TULUROBA, KENYA For the women of Tuluroba village’s self-help group, the goal was simple: use their combined savings to buy cattle, fatten them and sell them to the beef industry for slaughter.

But there was …

Au Pairs Win $65.5M Settlement in Denver Lawsuit

DENVER Young people from around the world who provided low-cost child care for American families will share in a proposed $65.5 million settlement of a lawsuit brought by a dozen former au pairs against the …

South Africa’s ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its anniversary this week by counting the party’s successes in the past 25 years. But the ANC is battling with factionalism and corruption allegations against senior …

South Africa’s ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its anniversary this week by counting the party’s successes in the past 25 years. But the ANC is battling with factionalism and corruption allegations against senior …

LIBYA TO TAKE OVER MAJOR POWER PLANT FROM TURKISH CONTRACTOR

TRIPOLI, Libya, The Libyan government said, on Tuesday, that, it will take over a major power plant in the southern city of Obari, as its Turkish contractor left, over security concerns.

Mohamed al-Sallak, government spokesman, …