UAE- Khalifa Fund signs $25m to support SMEs in Mozambique

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Ministry of Economy and Finance of the Republic of Mozambique and the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, KFED...

Greatest U.S. real wage growth follows energy boom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Workers in America’s oil and gas patches have enjoyed some of the country’s biggest gains in the buying power...

Contrasting prices for Mozambique’s agro commodities

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Maize harvest  from ARIMANDO DOMINGOS in Maputo, MozambiqueMAPUTO, (CAJ News) – PRICES of the staple maize grain have been significantly reducing across Mozambique with the...

how do we feed our cities and industries? – an agricultural insight

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This article aims to highlight the challenges and implications of COVID-19 in the agricultural sector using current industry trends...

Kenya’s Twiga Food attributes growth to staff empowerment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Twiga Food, the Kenyan company which is increasingly getting the attention of key global investors has attributed the growth...

OPINION: Environmental impact bonds can help cities invest in green infrastructure

Editor’s note: This piece is republished with permission from Governing. You can read the original here. Washington, D.C., had a problem. Like many cities with...

Two decades on, Dr Stephen Mugo exits maize research

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). After long and distinguished service as a maize breeder and senior manager at the International Maize and Wheat Improvement...

How U.S. wealth inequality has changed since Great Recession

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Great Recession of 2007-2009 triggered a sharp, prolonged decline in the wealth of American families, and an already...

Seychellois reviving plantation industry wins 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Mustafa Harun Bristol, a Seychellois entrepreneur who started a quest to revive the island nation’s plantation industry, has won...

Uganda Development Bank unveils $500 million plan for lending

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Uganda Development Bank (UDB) unveiled a four-year strategic plan of $500 million to provide long-term financing to the private...

Church taxes in Western Europe: Key takeaways

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Countries around the world have different systems for financially supporting religious institutions. In the U.S., direct taxpayer funding is...

U.S. class divide extends to search for a religious congregation

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Looking for a new religious congregation is common in the United States. In fact, about half of American adults...
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Promoting women will boost African economic growth, World Bank says

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Promoting women will boost African economies growth, according to the latest edition by World Bank. The report, dubbed Africa’s Pulse...

OPay raises $120 million for its African expansion in mobile payment services

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). OPay, one of the fastest scaling growth companies in Africa, has announced that it raised $120 million of series...

No more lending controls in Kenya as rate cap ‘dies’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Borrowers in Kenya should now expect interest rates as high as 30 per cent following the repeal of the...

Volkswagen brings first electric cars to Rwanda- The Exchange

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rwanda has become the first African country to introduce Volkswagen electric car. This has been as a result of a...

Orange Egypt to build new data centre in Cairo

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Orange Egypt signed an agreement with the Administrative Capital for Urban Development (ACUD) to build and operate the new...

Kenya moves to save its dwindling tea fortunes- The Exchange

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Player If there is anything that has put Kenya on the global map, then it is her teas. While...

7 fishermen from Sri Lanka detained on suspicion of illegal fishing in Seychelles’ waters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Sri Lankan fishing boat was intercepted by the Seychelles Coast Guard. (Seychelles People's Defence Forces)  Photo license   (Seychelles News...

Lobster season reopens in Seychelles after two-year break to help stocks recover

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The lobster fishing season was last open in 2016/2017. (Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture) Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) -...

G20 compact with Africa: No reformers, no compact – The Zimbabwean case study

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As a reform strategy, the G20 Compact with Africa (CwA) framework has the potential to support Zimbabwe’s economic transformation...

US gaming company Blizzard bans Hong Kong e-sport player from tournament for shouting pro-democracy...

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Hong Kong Free Press / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Game players share Blizzard Entertainment's “new” logo to...

US playing catch-up to China in Africa as Pompeo visits- The Exchange

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The visit by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to three African countries of Senegal, Angola, and Ethiopia is...

Is too much power generation bane or boon for the EAC?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). East African nations Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania have been on a green energy harnessing mission creating...