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Bloomberg, 11.07.14 By Paul Richardson Djiboutian opposition leader Abdourahman Boreh blamed his rivalry with President Ismail Omar Guelleh for the government’s decision to cancel DP World (DPW)’s concession at the country’s port. Boreh, a presidential candidate in elections in 2011, also denied...

The National, 09.07.14 Tom Arnold DP World is facing a legal battle to keep hold of its concession to run Djibouti’s container terminal after the government accused it of using bribery to win the contract. In a statement, the government of the East African country said the agreement unfairly favoured DP World. It said it had rescinded DP World’s concession at...

June 23, 2014 WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 –The World Bank Group today announced a US$4 million project to support the government of Djibouti’s efforts to attract foreign investment and improve the local business climate by strengthening mechanisms to address commercial disputes, easing access to finance, and expanding the capacity of the National Agency for Investment...

Posted by labo22 Djibouti economy depends heavily on its modern ports, and the only clients are from Ethiopia, the lack of co-ordination between the DP World and Junior Minister Mr. Bahdon in charge of the Djibouti ports, he is the main cause of Djibouti loosing its only customers to Somaliland Port of Barbara, what ever remaining business in operation is trans-shipment...

Jeune Afrique, 01.04.14 http://www.jeuneafrique.com/Article/JA2776p034.xml0/ Dans son bureau, où siégeait jusqu’en 1977 le gouverneur français de...

 By ERIC SCHMITTMAY 5, 2014  Obama Meets With Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Monday that it had signed a 20-year lease on its military base in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, the only American installation on the continent and a staging ground for counterterrorism operations in Yemen and Somalia. Djibouti,...