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By Bird Story Agency What you need to know: Kenya’s Mombasa port, the largest and busiest in the region, is facing tough competition from ports at Berbera in Somaliland, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and Maputo in...
flydubai passenger traffic between the UAE and its African routes grew by 108% since 2015 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2019/ -- The Dubai-based carrier celebrates carrying more than 70 million passengers since its start of operations in 2009,...
Aiming to create a business-friendly environment to attract investment and create jobs for Somaliland DP World and the Government of Somaliland have inaugurated the new Berbera Economic Zone (BEZ), which along with the Port of Berbera, is transforming the area...
CEO of money transfer service speak exclusively to African Business Review on why his company means more to him than just making money. The story behind international money transfer Dahabshiil truly is one of rags to riches. The company, now one...
Mr. Abdirashid Duale of the Dahabshiil Group of Companies speaking to BBC Somali Service announced that the business community is ready to assist in reconstructing and restoring the lifeline of the people who lost their businesses in the Waaheen...
Abdirashid Duale, the CEO of Dahabshiil Group, reminisced about his humble beginnings in Burao, the capital of the Togdheer region and the second-largest city in Somaliland, where his father’s small shop laid the foundation for what would become a...
HARGEISA, 18 Jul 2009 (Somalilandpress) — Somalia’s economy is dominated by trade in khat, a narcotic banned in the U.S. and much of Europe. Eye-popping, head-buzzing khat is loved by Somali men who chew the leaves for their stimulant effect....
By Shem Oirere Civil strife has been one of Africa's biggest hurdles to the exploration and production of oil and gas on the continent's waters. Despite a reduction in the conflicts, violence has flared up again in East Africa, as forces...
Terminal operator DP World has ordered eight Liebherr rubber tyred gantry cranes for its terminal in Berbera, Somaliland. Scheduled for delivery by the end of this year, the cranes can handle six containers plus a truck lane wide and can...
Scent from Heaven is an upcoming Al Jazeera documentary about Oud, one of the world’s rarest and most expensive commodities. Also known as Agarwood and Gaharu, kilo for kilo Oud costs more than gold and in recent years has become...