Daily Archives: August 11, 2015

Walking into danger: migrants still head to Yemen

By Katie Riordan

HARGEISA, 11 August 2015 (IRIN) – Qader and Abdi are two weeks into their journey. Carrying only one empty plastic water bottle each, flattened, with no liquid to return it to its …

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 10 August 2015

The SMM monitored the implementation of the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements”. Its monitoring was restricted by the parties and security considerations*. The overall situation at and around Donetsk airport remained tense. The SMM observed

ContourGlobal and the Republic of Armenia Announce Purchase of the Vorotan Hydroelectric Facility

– IFC of the World Bank Group to Invest Alongside ContourGlobal
– Rehabilitation Investments of over Euro 50 million to Strengthen Armenia’s Power Sector
– Expands ContourGlobal’s Sizable Renewable Energy Portfolio

– Acquisition Financing Provided by HSBC and Ameria Banks

Air China met en service un vol direct Pékin-Johannesburg

PÉKIN, 11 août 2015 /PRNewswire — Air China ouvrira un vol direct entre Pékin et Johannesburg, le 29 octobre 2015, ce qui constituera la première ligne aérienne assurée par une compagnie chinoise entre la Chine continentale et l’Afrique du Sud, …

Agribusiness Opportunities in Africa to be Revealed at 4th Commercial Farm Summit

LUSAKA, Zambia, Aug. 11, 2015 / PRNewswire — A comprehensive discussion focusing on latest opportunities in Africa’s commercial farming — across palm oil, cassava, cocoa, grains, sugar, soybean, fruits & vegetables as well as investments, PPPs, value-added products and modern …