General

South Africa: Partnerships key to Africa’s economic growth, says minister Patel

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa’s Trade, Industry and Competition Minister, Ebrahim Patel, says partnerships with international countries are key to boosting African economies’ upward trajectory.The Minister was addressing the German-Africa Business Summit,… read more

Business

Afghan Taliban to Host Female Pakistan Minister for Bilateral Talks

A high-level Pakistani delegation will visit Afghanistan on Tuesday to discuss with the ruling Islamist Taliban cooperation in trade, education, investment, regional connectivity and security.Officials in Islamabad said Monday that Hina Rabbani Khar, t… read more

Education

Thirty years of hope and higher education for refugees in West Africa

After surviving a brutal rebel assault on the church where she worshipped, Ornella Banam escaped the civil war in Central African Republic in 2014, fleeing to Burkina Faso. She managed to continue her studies there, hoping to become a nutritionist … read more

Entertainment

Tamkeen awarded 2022 “Best Brand Renovation” by International Business Magazine

Dubai, The Labour Fund (Tamkeen) was awarded the Best Brand Renovation Award 2022 by International Business Magazine, highlighting Tamkeen’s efforts in becoming a catalyst for change and reflecting its vision to the public through a revamped brand aligned with its … read more

Medical

Capacity-building in evaluation and research for attacks on health care

Cairo, Twenty-three experts from the WHO Regional Offices for the Eastern Mediterranean and Africa met in Kigali, Rwanda, participated in training for research on attacks on health care workshop between 21 and 26 November 2022.The workshop aimed to dem… read more

Sports

Fans’ Wild World Cup Fashion Draws Praise, Scorn in Qatar

The World Cup in Qatar has become a political lightning rod, so it comes as no surprise that soccer fans’ sartorial style has sparked controversy.Forget your classic soccer jerseys – the streets of Doha have been transformed into a chaotic runway show … read more