Thursday, October 22, 2020
The Parliament of the Federal Republic of Somalia enacts the petroleum law, taking into account the economic development and promoting investment in the country's natural resources. Pursuant to Articles 7(1), 44, and 79 of the Constitution, the Petroleum...
Capitalizing on the Nile impasse, reversing Abiy Ahmed’s ‘One Somalia’ policy, and into the orbit of Taiwan and the U.S. In 2020, Somaliland’s internationally and regionally isolated status has dramatically changed with the establishment of new diplomatic engagements. These new...
When UN deals with Somaliland it treats as a part entity of Somalia—-with five  Siad Barre era administrative regions. Indeed, UNSOM has a full functioning office in Hargeisa. Moreover, in 2012, the UN signed an agreement with then Hassan Sheikh...
Developing countries have one large need limiting their ability to progress and advance – access to affordable, reliable, and clean energy. After all, companies and societies cannot thrive sustainably without access to reasonable electricity and petroleum products. While this...
By Guled Ahmed The People's Republic of China (PRC) has long held influence in Africa. Throughout the 1960s, the PRC supported anti-colonial movements then swiftly established diplomatic relations with newly independent African nations. These relations were predicated on a South-to-South...
By Medha Dutta Yadav Somaliland has its own government and its own currency. To enter, one should also have a Somaliland visa. You might say that this is the case with all countries. But there is a catch. No other...
The current strategic trends in the Red Sea region enhance a prospect of further security destabilization and of a setback in the realm of economic and social development of the fragile political entities in the region. by Yoel Guzansky Daniel Rakov Over the...
As the State of Israel was one of the first few countries that immediately accorded the historical state of Somaliland Republic de jure recognition during her brief existence in 1960 before the unification with the Trust Territory of Somalia,...
Lewis Center, Ohio—The last time Somaliland held legislative elections was in September 2005 since then two consecutive presidential elections took place in Somaliland. For over a decade, Somaliland leadership’s attitude toward the repeated delays of the legislative elections were...
By Shukri Said The coronavirus pandemic that has swept across the world since the beginning of 2020 has put all states to the test.  Some reacted with positive results, limiting deaths and the rate of infections, others less so. Among the...