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NEWLY APPOINTED KSA AMBASSADOR ARRIVES IN BEIRUT

| November 20, 2017

The newly appointed Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Yacoub, arrived in Beirut on Monday afternoon, where he was received by Lebanon's Foreign Ministry acting protocol head, Assaf Doumit, the Ambassadors of Kuwait, Emirates, Oman, Tunisia, Egypt, Palestine, Algiers, Sudan, Morocco, …

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INCENTIVES FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S TOURISM INDUSTRY TO GO GREEN

| November 2, 2017

PRETORIA, The Department of Tourism has introduced an incentive programme to encourage privately-owned tourism enterprises in South Africa to move towards cleaner energy sources and more energy-efficient operations.

The Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP), being implemented in collaboration with the …

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Africa’s oil gas industry needs to ‘learn to leapfrog’ and harness innovation and technology to stay ahead of the competition: PwC Oil Gas review

| November 1, 2017

The oil amp; gas industry in Africa continues to face market challenges arising from the low oil price, competition for revenue growth and local talent together with new expectations from investors and regulators.

Africa's oil amp; gas industry is experiencing …

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Gunfire, Protests Reported in Eritrea’s Capital

| October 31, 2017

Demonstrations in Eritrea's capital, Asmara, have drawn a violent crackdown with reports of gunshots.

The U.S. Embassy reported the protests and gunshots, although the source of the gunfire is unknown. Multiple videos shared via Facebook and Twitter and uploaded to …

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General Assembly, by Secret Ballot, Elects 15 Member States to Serve Three-Year Terms on Human Rights Council

| October 16, 2017

The General Assembly today elected, by secret ballot, 15 States to serve on the Human Rights Council, the United Nations body responsible for the promotion and protection of all human rights around the globe.

Those elected were Afghanistan, Angola, Australia, …

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