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September 9, 2009 at 4:36 pm | Posted in Senza Categoria | Leave a comment

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International Monetary Fund: the worst may be over in Zambia

September 8, 2009 at 4:11 pm | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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The outlook for the Zambian economy is beginning to improve, and the worst of the global recession appears to be over, according to International Monetary Fund (IMF). Continue Reading International Monetary Fund: the worst may be over in Zambia…

Digital divide: Africa’s telecom operators and investors in dilemma

September 6, 2009 at 5:24 am | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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Telecom operators and investors in Africa face a dilemma, as to whether the expected level of demand is worth the huge capital investment into the submarine fibre optic cable currently available to the continent. Continue Reading Digital divide: Africa’s telecom operators and investors in dilemma…

Iran: Danger – New deadly military organization forming in Iran after Hezbollah, Pasdaran & Basiji

September 3, 2009 at 9:25 am | Posted in world | Leave a comment
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Following the arrest of dozens of activists and senior members of riformist parties and increasing pressure in risolving such organizations, the first branch of “Hezb Hamian Velayat” (Party of Guardianship Supporters) in the province of Lorestan commenced its activities. With the constitution of “Hezb Hamian Velayat” in Lorestan, the founders of this party announced that “the party is at service of all people in general and in specific, basing its approach on the principles of Velayat-e Faghih (Guardianship of the Jurist by the Supreme Leader), Amr be maroof (order people to take good actions), Nahy az Monker (forbid what is wrong) and support to Velayat Motlaghe Faghigh (Absoloute Guardianship of the Jurist)”. Continue Reading Iran: Danger – New deadly military organization forming in Iran after Hezbollah, Pasdaran & Basiji…

War policy? Iran to cease diesel exports from September

August 27, 2009 at 12:27 pm | Posted in world | Leave a comment
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Iran will cease diesel exports from September as it starts to build inventories ahead of the peak demand period starting in the autumn, an official from the state’s production and supply arm said. The world’s fifth-largest crude exporter has been exporting up to 450,000 barrels a month of diesel since the end of the second quarter, the official from the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company said. Continue Reading War policy? Iran to cease diesel exports from September…

Press freedom: four Uganda’s journalists face criminal charges

August 27, 2009 at 12:13 pm | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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Four journalists from Uganda’s independent newspaper are facing criminal prosecutions, joining four others already charged since 2007, according to local reports. Continue Reading Press freedom: four Uganda’s journalists face criminal charges…

African Partnership Forum co-chairs meet to prepare for the Special Session on Climate Change

August 25, 2009 at 1:55 pm | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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Representatives of The African Union Commission, the NEPAD Secretariat, the Economic Commission for Africa and the Organization for Economic Development and Cooperation gathered today in Addis Ababa to finalize the preparations for the African Partnership Forum (APF) special session on climate change which is scheduled on 3 September 2009 in Addis Ababa. Continue Reading African Partnership Forum co-chairs meet to prepare for the Special Session on Climate Change…

Journaliste en danger (JED) calls for investigation of journalist’s death in Congo

August 25, 2009 at 9:13 am | Posted in Africa | 1 Comment
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The Journaliste en danger (JED) has called on representatives of the UN Mission in the Congo (MONUC) and Bukavu provincial authorities to work together in investigating the exact circumstances of the death, on 23 August 2009, of Radio Star journalist Bruno Koko Chirambiza. Continue Reading Journaliste en danger (JED) calls for investigation of journalist’s death in Congo…

Islam in Africa: Mali protest against women’s law

August 24, 2009 at 3:38 pm | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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Tens of thousands of people in Mali’s capital, Bamako, have been protesting against a new law which gives women equal rights in marriage. Continue Reading Islam in Africa: Mali protest against women’s law…

Nigeria: MEND to resume attacks, ends talks

August 23, 2009 at 6:48 am | Posted in Africa | Leave a comment
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Nigeria’s main rebel group said on Saturday it would resume attacks against Africa’s biggest energy industry next month, overshadowing the surrender of hundreds of arms by rebels in a federal amnesty programme. Continue Reading Nigeria: MEND to resume attacks, ends talks…

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