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...
DP World and Somaliland opened a new container terminal at Berbera Port, with work underway to further expand the terminal’s capacity and develop it into a major regional trade hub serving the Horn of Africa. The newly opened container terminal...
President Uhuru believes political stability in East Africa will lead to fast economic growth of the region. Speaking on the sidelines after the inauguration of President Yoweri Museveni in Kampala on Thursday, the president said the unity in the region...
Ethiopian Airlines The Board of Management of Ethiopian Airlines Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Mesfin Tasew Bekele, as Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airlines Group, effective March 23, 2022. Mr. Mesfin has been a successor to the former...
Somaliland has been assessed as holding commercial quantities of oil and gas. EDUARDO SOTERAS/AFP via Getty Images The presence of oil in Somaliland has been confirmed by a recent exploration. The discovery has raised the stakes in Somaliland’s claim for independence from Somalia...
Written by Gordon Peake A not-infrequently heard lamentation of maudlin government advisers and aid managers revolves around the notion that ‘they really couldn’t do without us.’ The ‘they’ are the ministers, senior bureaucrats and functionaries of the ‘partner’ government in the...
By Goth Mohamed Goth SOMTEL is the leading telecommunication company best known for blending hard-core design skills and Innovation and marketing expertise in communication advancement has unveiled the most expensive sales promotion giveaway extravagance ever held in the Somali speaking...
Hyundai Construction Equipment (HCE), an affiliate of the Hyundai Heavy Industries GROUP, has signed a distributorship agreement with NEFC, a move that is set to accelerate its forays into the East African market including Ethiopia, Djibouti, Somalia, Somaliland, and...
The sudden resignation of World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has rekindled debate about leadership succession and the mission of the international financial institution. US president Donald Trump has nominated his preferred candidate, David Malpass, who is known for his sharp criticisms of the World Bank...
When I met regional heads of state during this month’s IGAD summit in Djibouti my message was clear – buoyant trade is crucial to peace and development. To put it simply, if people trade within and across borders, communication channels...