Mozambican government mulls Sovereign Fund for development projects – again

Sovereign Fund to fire up Mozambican development and national wealth?

nsnbc : The government of Mozambique will soon – after some delay – establish a sovereign fund to build reserves to finance national development projects. Sovereign Fund to fire up Mozambican development and national wealth? Plans to establish a sovereign wealth fund were first announced in 2014 on the sidelines of the IMF conference on More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Dhlakama promised to come out of hiding before Mozambique’s general elections

nsnbc : Renamo leader Alfonso Dhlakama promised, on Thursday, that he would come out of hiding after the announcement of the date of the next general elections. The statement came after a meeting between Dhlakama More...

A heroin trafficking dhow seized in Tanzanian waters, docked in Dar es Salaam next to the ferry to Zanzibar. Carina Bruwer
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Heroin trafficking through South Africa: why here and why now?

Carina Bruwer (TC) : A series of large heroin seizures have been made in South Africa since 2016, but the country is just one of the pitstops on Africa’s heroin highway. The African continent is geographically More...

Felipe Nyusi and Alfonso Dhlakama during a meeting in Sofala earlier this month.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Renamo and Frelimo should sign definitive peace agreement by December 2017: Inacio Reis

nsnbc : Inacio Reis, adviser to Renamo leader Alfonso Dhlakama for the northern region of Mozambique, said Renamo wants to sign a definitive peace agreement by December 2017. Felipe Nyusi and Alfonso Dhlakama during More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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Tunisian President Essibsi wants to change law that bans Muslim women from marrying non-Muslims

nsnbc : Tunisian President Beji Caed Esibsi, on Sunday, called on the country’s Prime Minister and Minister of Justice to make changes to legislation that bans Muslim Tunisian women from marrying non-Muslim More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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Mozambique is harvesting first batch of controversial Monsanto WEMA GMO maize

nsnbc : Mozambique is currently harvesting its first genetically modified maize on an experimental plot. The so-called WEMA maize was developed by the scandal-ridden transnational Monsanto. Not everybody is buying More...

Mozambican government and multinationals promise to involve local communities.
By nsnbc On Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Mozambique moves forward with Eni and Anadarko as partners in natural gas exploration

nsnbc : As expected, the government of Mozambique and operators Eni and Anadarko signed concession contracts for the Liquefied Natural Gas Maritime Terminal in Areas 1 and 4 of the Rovuma Basin in the north of the More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Egypt received second of four German submarines

nsnbc : Egypt received the second of four German type 209/1400 submarines reported Egypt’s military, thus completing half of the contract signed in December 2011. The type 209/1400 are built in the German More...

Sovereign Fund to fire up Mozambican development and national wealth?
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Mozambican government, ENI, and Anadarko to sign contract on LNG Maritime Terminal

nsnbc : The government of Mozambique and multinational partners ENI and Anadarko are set to sign the concession contract for the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Maritime Terminal in Area 1 and Area 4 of the Rovuma More...

Felipe Nyusi and Alfonso Dhlakama during a meeting in Sofala earlier this month.
By nsnbc On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Nyusi and Dhlakama hold first meeting since 2015: EU congratulates Mozambican leaders

nsnbc : Mozambican President Felipe Nyusi and Renamo leader Alfonso Dhlakama met on Sunday for the fist time since 2015. Both leaders, their respective parties, Frelimo and Renamo, as well as the European Union More...