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Pan-African Ecobank eyes expansion in two more countries in 2014
Pan-African banking group Ecobank Transnational Incorporated will seek to acquire banking licences in two Portuguese-speaking countries in the continent in 2014, Bloomberg reported.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Serbia 72nd on corruption perception list
Transparency International Serbia president Vladimir Goati presented the results to say they showed that Serbia's progress "is the result of anti-corruption institutions created the past half-decade."
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The China Post
Premier Jiang hails staunch Taiwan-Sao Tome relations
Premier Jiang Yi-huah expressed his appreciation yesterday to Sao Tome and Principe for its firm support for the Republic of China.
ERHC Energy Inc. Commences Airborne FTG Survey of Kenya Block 11A
ERHC Energy Inc. , a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in Sub-Saharan Africa, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ERHC Energy Kenya Ltd., has commenced an airborne Full Tensor Gravity Gradiometry survey of Block 11A in northwestern Kenya.
Snubbed Taiwan breaks off ties with Gambia
Taiwan said on Monday it had terminated diplomatic relations with Gambia, after the West African nation's move to cut ties shocked Taipei and left it with a dwindling number of foreign allies.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Sao Tome and Principe leader arrives for 4-day visit
Taipei, Nov. 17 Prime Minister Gabriel Arcanjo Ferreira da Costa of Sao Tome and Principe arrived in Taipei Sunday for a four-day visit, during which he will preside over a conference Monday on investment opportunities in the African country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
China Digital Times
Gambia Cuts Diplomatic Ties With Taiwan
"We are proud that we have been a very strong and reliable partner of the Republic of China [ Taiwan ] for the past 18 years, the results of which are there for every Taiwanese to see.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Gambia severs ties with Taiwan
The West African state was one of a few African countries to recognise Taiwan, which China regards as part of its territory.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
China, Sao Tome re-establish relations with trade mission
China plans to open a trade mission to promote projects in Sao Tome and Principe, 16 years after it broke off relations over the tiny Central African nation's diplomatic recognition of Taiwan, Sao Tome officials said.
ERHC Energy Inc. Releases Shareholder Update, Seeks Government...
ERHC Energy Inc. , a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in Sub-Saharan Africa, today issued an update on the Company's progress.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Shuttleworth's next big plan
A tiny island country in the Gulf of Guinea is set to get a major cash-injection as South African billionaire Mark Shuttleworth gets ready to invest R960m to develop a world-class tourist resort.