Category Archives: Business & Finance

New Talks on Sudan Civilian Rule Expected Monday

KHARTOUM Sudan’s army rulers and protesters are to hold fresh talks over handing power to a civilian administration on Monday, spokesmen for the ge…

US says 13 suspected Daesh members killed in Somalia airstrike

NAIROBI, US forces in Africa launched an airstrike against the Daesh group in Somalia, killing 13 suspected militants, a military statement said.

The str…

US AIRSTRIKE KILLS 13 DAESH MILITANTS IN SOMALIA: US MILITARY

A U.S. airstrike killed 13 Daesh (ISIS) militants in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region Wednesday, the U.S. military said, days after ano…

Economic and Social Council Elects Members to 15 Subsidiary Bodies, Nominates 7 Candidates for Programme, Coordination Committee

The Economic and Social Council opened the management meetings of its 2019 session today with the election of members to several subsidiary bodies.

In its …

Secretary-General Calls upon Member States to Consider Providing More Funding, Equipment, Trainers, at Security Council Debate on Peacekeeping Operations

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council at the open debate on United Nations operations: peacekeep…

Secretary-General Calls upon Member States to Consider Providing More Funding, Equipment, Trainers, at Security Council Debate on Peacekeeping Operations

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council at the open debate on United Nations operations: peacekeep…

Severity of needs in IDP-hosting districts – Detailed Site Assessment – Somalia, September 2018 – January 2019

While an estimated 2.5 million people live in displacement sites in Somalia, existing information on exact locations and site level vulnerabilities is s…

Severity of needs in IDP-hosting districts – Detailed Site Assessment – Somalia, September 2018 – January 2019

While an estimated 2.5 million people live in displacement sites in Somalia, existing information on exact locations and site level vulnerabilities is s…

South Africa’s President Vows More Jobs at Election Rally

JOHANNESBURG Campaigning for South Africa’s upcoming elections reached a climax Sunday with mass rallies by the ruling party and one of its most po…

Four Hurt as Protesters, Army Clash in Darfur

KHARTOUM, SUDAN Violence erupted Saturday when crowds of protesters from a camp for displaced people in Darfur clashed with soldiers and paramilitary fo…