Far East

By IAfrica
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Apr 14th, 2014
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Written by: Abdulkadir Abiikar Abdulkadir Abiikar Hussein is a blogger interested in writing about Somali hydrocarbon (oil and gas), mineral and water resources. In addition, Mr. Hussein practised geo-engineering in various capacities from foundation, site engineering, aggregates and quarries, geo-ma...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 7th, 2013
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  Saudi Arabia is looking to recruit domestic workers from Kyrgyzstan, it was reported, following a ban on nationals from countries including Ethiopia, Kenya and Indonesia.   According to English language Arab News, the Gulf kingdom’s Ministry of Labour is drawing up plans to tap talent fro...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 21st, 2013
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When Pope Benedict XVl announced that old age was forcing him to resign at the end of the month, did he know how much excitement this would cause thousands of kilometres from the Vatican? Animated conversations in bars and office corridor whispers suggest that here in Zimbabwe even non-Catholics can’...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 19th, 2012
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By David Lev New Ethiopian immigrants, who have no family in the country, are especially suffering from Hamas’ ongoing rocket attacks Although “only” three Israelis have been killed as a result of the ongoing Hamas terror rocket attacks against Israel, hundreds of thousands of people are suffer...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 29th, 2012
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Real Madrid have reportedly made a surprise offer to sign Didier Drogba. The 34-year-old will be a free agent this summer after being released by Chelsea. He had been expected to make a lucrative switch to Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua to link up with former Blues teammate Nicolas Anelka. However, re...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 14th, 2012
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One of the world’s fastest growing airlines, Emirate, has announced special fares to Ethiopian customers to a wide range of destinations across Europe and America. Emirates’ special Economy Class fares to the United States include: Seattle from 1123 US dollars, Dallas from 1,123 US dollars, New York ...
By benim
In News
Jul 28th, 2011
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Tyrant Robert Mugabe spends £2million per month on luxurious foreign travel, according to a Zimbabwean newspaper. The president splashes cash on first-class jaunts around Africa and Asia, often with an entourage of more than 70, while his country remains desperately poverty-stricken. The Daily News, ...
By benim
In Ghana
Dec 14th, 2010
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Embassy cables reveal concerns over Latin American cartels and terror groups using west Africa as drug route into Europe. When an unidentified plane crashed into the desert in northern Mali in November 2009, it was immediately suspected of smuggling cocaine from Latin America. The west African route ...
By benim
In Ghana
Dec 14th, 2010
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Monday, 29 June 2009, 16:57 C O N F I D E N T I A L ACCRA 000619 SIPDIS EO 12958 DECL: 06/29/2019 TAGS PGOV, SNAR, XA”>XA, XY”>XY, GH SUBJECT: GHANA PRESIDENT LEADS FIGHT AGAINST NARCOTICS TRAFFICKING Classified By: Poloff Raymond Stephens for reasons 1.4 (b) and (d) 1. (C) SUMMARY:...