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How one man is using cryptos to unlock the DRC’s mineral wealth

Moneyweb 14 May 2021
John Lombela returned to his home country of the Democratic Republic of Congo with a mission. to use the power of cryptocurrencies and blockchain to attract capital back to the country and unlock its mineral wealth ... .
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African nations eye Dubai Expo for image overhaul

Arab News 10 May 2021
The Democratic Republic of Congo, long seen as a country marred by conflict and corruption, is looking to attract investment from around the world ... If you go out at night in Kinshasa, life is good.” Known for its rich mineral resources, DR Congo will showcase its culture and ...
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African nations gear up to polish image at Dubai Expo

The News International 10 May 2021
The Democratic Republic of Congo, long seen as a country marred by conflict, corruption and human rights abuses, is looking to attract investment from around the world. "Often when we talk about Africa, about Congo, people will say -- there is war in the east, there are rebels...
photo: AP / Kamran Jebreili
Energy trees are seen next to a camel sculpture at Terra, The Sustainability Pavilion during a media tour at the Dubai World Expo site in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021.
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African nations gear up to make a splash at Dubai Expo

Gulf News 09 May 2021
The Democratic Republic of Congo, long seen as a country marred by conflict, corruption and human rights abuses, is looking to attract investment from around the world ... Known for its rich mineral resources, DR Congo will showcase its culture and landscape in promotional videos in ...
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Tanzania braces for Cyclone Jobo, fishermen told to keep off sea

Al Jazeera 24 Apr 2021
“Such weather phenomena tend to attract huge clouds from Congo forests therefore we also expect increased rainfall in the western parts of the country over the next few days,” said Agnes Kijazi, the director-general of the Tanzania Meteorological Agency ... .
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Tech has dominated the economy – but the real world is about to strike back

Moneyweek 07 Apr 2021
And so the digital economy attracts the most capital, the most talent and so on ... If it was a software company, developers from all over would want to work for it, yet one of Alphamin’s biggest problems is attracting talent.
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Cricket's storied siblings, from missionaries to the seven Fosters

The Observer 30 Mar 2021
“I do not think God gave a man his life to knock about a piece of leather with a block of wood the whole time.” He spent nine years in China and seven in India before moving to what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, where he died in 1931.
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The Congolese Mountain of Gold: Surprise Discovery in Africa Shows Metal’s Scarcity Is Hard to Prove

Bitcoin 13 Mar 2021
The news reporter, Anne Chatham, explained that no date was set to begin mining the ore, but local people “expressed their hopes that the discovery will benefit the region or attract tourists.” Last Week Villagers from the Congo Discovered a Mountain Filled With Gold.
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India, Africa and climate diplomacy

Indian Express 14 Feb 2021
A majority of the African states, around 34 countries, are already part of ISA, and this is in tune with India’s engagement with Africa at multiple levels — continental (with African union), regional (with organisations like the Indian Ocean Rim Association) and bilateral (states like Congo, Rwanda, and Mali, to name a few).
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The Disney Parks Characters Disneyland's Jungle Cruise Update Needs To Include

Cinema Blend 30 Jan 2021
This week, Disney Parks revealed that one of the marquee attractions at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World would be undergoing a significant update ... Considering the story of the Hightower Hotel even includes a trip down the Congo River, we could actually see a direct connection between those events and the new attraction.
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Democratic Republic of the Congo is suffering one of the worst humanitarian crises on record ...

The Independent 15 Jan 2021
UN envoy warns new Congo crisis could impact its security ... The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s national resources are attractive to the international community, and nations looking to benefit from what the country has to offer have a responsibility to encourage peace and help provide solutions to these deep-rooted grievances.
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China extends debt relief to DR Congo amid COVID-19 crisis

Press TV 07 Jan 2021
The Democratic Republic of the Congo says China has offered some debt relief in a bid to ease pressure on the central African country ravaged by the COVID-19 crisis ... “As Congo’s most reliable friend, China wishes to continue to make its contribution to Congo’s development,” Wang was quoted as saying in the Congolese ministry’s statement.
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Democratic Republic of Congo Says China Has Granted Pandemic-Linked Debt Relief

Voa News 06 Jan 2021
China has granted some debt relief to Democratic Republic of Congo to help it overcome economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, the Congolese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.� ... The major cobalt and copper producer has attracted billions of dollars in investment from Chinese miners in recent years.�.
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How Tpa Primes to Reap SGR Benefits in Lake Zone

All Africa 31 Dec 2020
ONE of the features that makes Dar es Salaam Port, the ...
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‘Large-scale human rights violations’ taint Congo national park project

The Observer 26 Nov 2020
The proposed Messok Dja protected area is the centrepiece of the much larger Tridom project which since 2007 has attracted tens of millions of dollars to protect a key part of the Congo basin – the world’s second largest rainforest after the Amazon ... covers 10% of the Congo basin.
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