Daily Archives: November 6, 2019

Rapyd Appoints Sarel Tal to Head Strategic Expansion Across EMEA

Significant investment in infrastructure and personnel are planned for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa region in 2020

LONDON, Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Rapyd, a global Fintech-as-a-Service provider has appointed Sarel Tal as …

Zimbabwe fires striking doctors

HARARE, The government of Zimbabwe has fired 77 doctors who have been taking part in a strike since September over pay.

Last month a court ruled that the strike was illegal and ordered them back …

Malawi’s dream of a waterway to the Indian Ocean may yet come true

Malawi’s landlocked status places a huge burden on its economy. This makes imports and exports expensive. Because of time-consuming and poor-quality rail and road transport, the country’s transport costs are among the highest in Africa.…

11,000 Scientists Declare ‘Climate Emergency’

A global team of more than 11,000 scientists is warning that the planet clearly and unequivocally faces a climate emergency.

In a report published Tuesday in the journal Bioscience warns in no uncertain terms that …

Ambush on Mining Company Convoy Kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – Gunmen attacked a convoy near a Canadian mining site in Burkina Faso, killing at least 37 people and wounding 60 others, the regional governor said late Wednesday.

Montreal-based Semafo said the …

Ambush on Mining Company Convoy Kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – Gunmen attacked a convoy near a Canadian mining site in Burkina Faso, killing at least 37 people and wounding 60 others, the regional governor said late Wednesday.

Montreal-based Semafo said the …

Zimbabwe Government Workers Protest Low Salaries

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s state workers took to the streets Wednesday to protest their low salaries and high inflation that are making it hard for them to survive. The government says it is aware of the …

Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

WHITE HOUSE – The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Ethiopia’s Blue …

Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

WHITE HOUSE – The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Ethiopia’s Blue …