Coronavirus: Much of ‘the world’s factory’ still shut

A large number of China's factories remain closed today even as millions of people to return to work after the Lunar New Year holiday...

African Union expresses solidarity with China in combating coronavirus

The African Union (AU) on Friday expressed solidarity with China in its fight to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic. "In the spirit...

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Some 38 leaders of member states of the African Union have confirmed attendance at the 33rd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads...

Coronavirus: Starbucks closes 2,000 Chinese branches

Starbucks has closed half of its outlets in China to protect its staff and support government efforts to contain the coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Technology giants join China shutdown

Google is temporarily closing all of its offices in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan as a result of the coronavirus. Other...

Ethiopia Resumes Talks to Join WTO

Ethiopia has resumed the World Trade Organization (WTO) accession process after eight years. Senior Advisor and Chief Trade Negotiator at Office...

World’s second largest diamond the size of a tennis ball discovered in Botswana

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New Year’s 2020 Celebrations Across the World

New Year’s Eve 2020 was celebrated in various countries with the fireworks displays. Millions of people around the world are gathering...

Egypt’s SODIC first phase of new project sells out in 48 hours

Egyptian property developer SODIC said on Monday the first phase of its new development project was sold out over two days due to the...

The EU-Africa nexus: promise and purpose

Only by recognizing and sharing the values derived from its unique transnational experience can Europe meet the promise of its holistic partnership with Africa.

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