First direct Ethiopia-Eritrea flight in 20 years takes off

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestEthiopian Airlines conducted the first direct passenger flights between Addis Ababa and Asmara, reconnecting Eritrea and Ethiopia after a 20-year

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First Made-in-Africa B2B Pan-Continental E-Commerce Platform launched

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestPan-Africa’s pioneer Business to Business (B2B) e-commerce platform for made-in- Africa products, AFRIMART, has been launched on Tuesday, 17th July,

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E.U. Fines Google US$5.1 Billion in Android Antitrust Case

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestGoogle was hit with a US$5.1 billion fine by European antitrust officials on Wednesday for abusing its power in the

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Aircraft sales to hit US$6.3tn on China trade

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestChina will pass the US as the biggest air travel market within 10-15 years, driving a big rise in aircraft

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Could Africa’s long-term trading currency be the renminbi?

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestIn global trade corridors, the renminbi (RMB) is maturing, albeit with some teething issues as it evolves from an emerging-market

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EU signs its biggest free trade deal with Japan

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe European Union and Japan have signed one of the world’s biggest free trade deals, covering nearly a third of

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EU calls for more open Chinese economy

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestChina should make its economy more open to foreign firms, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said while on a

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China’s second quarter growth meets expectations at 6.7%

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestChina’s economy grew at an annual pace of 6.7% in the three months to June, official data showed, meeting forecasts

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Rolls-Royce develops propulsion system for flying taxi

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestEngine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi which it says could take to the skies

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Not educating girls costs countries trillions of dollars – World Bank Report

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestLimited educational opportunities for girls and barriers to completing 12 years of education cost countries between US$15 trillion and US$30

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