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Gambian trade minister invites Turkish companies

Anadolu Agency 22 Oct 2021
Underlining that Africa is a “very fast-growing continent, with a young population and a lot of investment opportunities,” Keita said ... “At the same time, Turkish companies and investors can take advantage of the rich resource base Africa has to offer.

South Africa to call on rich nations to do more at COP26

Metro USA 22 Oct 2021
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa will tell rich countries at climate talks next week to honour promises to help poorer nations go green and massively boost available funds, the environment minister said on Friday, while announcing talks with a global fund to help end its reliance on coal.

South Africa prays for safe return of abducted Indian boys

The Telegraph India 22 Oct 2021
Zidan, 6, Zayyad, 11, Alaan, 13, and Zia, 15 , are the sons of wealthy businessman Nazim Moti who is based in Polokwane, the main city of Limpopo province in the north of South Africa ... However, Martin Ewi, a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies and an expert on organised crime in Africa, concurred with Smit’s view.

Covid-19 has sharpened investors’ focus on environmental and social issues

Independent online (SA) 22 Oct 2021
Schroders South Africa Country Head, Kondi Nkosi, ... He explained that while Covid-19 has widened the gap between the rich and the poor the world over, South Africa was already burdened by a vast economic disparity prior to the pandemic, which has since become further entrenched.

SADAT, Turkey’s stealth weapon in Middle East wars

The Arab Weekly 22 Oct 2021
Cubukcu said SADAT’s overtly political view of the world and lack of its own armed units distinguished it from Wagner, a Russian firm associated closely with the Kremlin that is also pushing into resource-rich Africa.

Russian mercenaries leave trail of destruction in the Central African Republic

Financial Times 22 Oct 2021
Mineral-rich country is ‘perfect laboratory’ for Wagner group as Kremlin extends influence in Africa ....

EU leaders seek compromise over immigration as arrivals increase

Metro USA 22 Oct 2021
By Gabriela Baczynska and Philip Blenkinsop ... “All 27 of us can do that together,” he said. His comments go to the heart of the internal feuds in the EU, where Poland and Hungary refuse to host any of the people arriving from the Middle East and North Africa to help the southern arrival countries and rich destination ones ... .

Tom O’Toole just relishing chance of game time with Ulster

Belfast Telegraph 22 Oct 2021
While for so long the national side was left praying for the continued health of Mike Ross and before him John Hayes, the ability to choose between two men who were selected on merit to tour the with the Lions in South Africa this summer represented a veritable embarrassment of riches for Andy Farrell ... It's just about the now.” ... Related topics ... .

South Africa seeks over $27 bln of finance for shift from coal

Reuters 21 Oct 2021
Through a funding facility backed by rich nations and development finance institutions, South Africa hopes to build more than 180 billion rand of cleaner power generation, 120 billion rand of transmission equipment, as well as substations, transformers and distribution technology ... "South Africa's message.

China: It is estimated that by 2025 the growth in refrigerated transport will be 100%.

Fresh Plaza 21 Oct 2021
Paul stated that there many ports in Africa which do not good use of the climate and rich soils for growing tropical fruit due to lack of infrastructure. He adds that there is potential to export bananas from Africa, it just needs the investment and help with infrastructure ... How Africa’s road network could look.

Jane Goodall: ‘I’m not going to give in. I’ll die fighting, that’s for sure’

The Irish Times 21 Oct 2021
“Thank goodness some rich countries are beginning to suffer – unfortunately that’s all that will make them take action ... ‘Thank goodness some rich countries are beginning to suffer – unfortunately that’s all that will make them take action’ ... “They were all saying their ambition was to be a lady-in-waiting, or to catch a rich husband.

How to Teach Your Kids Living Abroad About Egyptian Heritage

Egyptian Streets 21 Oct 2021
Artists perform during the ‘Grand Parade for Mummies’, Egypt April 3, 2021. Credit. Reuters Tv/Reuters ... Egypt, moreover, as the gateway between Africa and the Middle East, has always been characterized by the richness of its diversity and various interactions with other cultures ... This is the true beauty of knowing our heritage and history.

We’ve achieved 100 crore vaccinations. Let’s not slow down

Indian Express 21 Oct 2021
Unlike other vaccines, this one uses a needle-free device that is pressed against the skin to deliver the vaccine formulation ... But many poor countries, particularly in Africa, have not yet reached vaccination rates beyond 5 per cent. On the other hand, rich countries have many times more vaccines than they need to immunise their populations ... Tags ... .

ActionSA: this is how we plan to address immigration and revitalise inner cities

Independent online (SA) 20 Oct 2021
Mashaba said South Africa was built by migrants from all walks of life, who continued to positively contribute to the richness of the country’s diversity ... - @HermanMashaba— ActionSA (@Action4SA) October 20, 2021 ... “Fixing South Africa requires that we fix our metros by ensuring inner-city revitalisation,” Mashaba said.

Sudan’s Red Sea ports draw attention of regional, world powers

The Arab Weekly 20 Oct 2021
From Washington to Moscow, Tehran to Ankara, Sudan’s strategic Red Sea ports, blockaded for a month by protesters, have long been eyed by global powers far beyond Africa’s borders. Blessed with natural resources such as gold and rich in maritime biodiversity, the picturesque ...