ALJAZEERA 29 January 2019 According to witnesses, the overloaded boats carrying migrants faced large waves, and eventually buckled. The boats sank off...

THE NATIONAL 19 January 2019 The continent’s economic growth is dependent on boosting intra-regional trade “We be believe in the viability...

ALL AFRICA 15 January 2019 by MICHAEL EMILE KYNASTON JONES Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afwerki at the official opening of the Debay...

EQEGA NEWS 12 January 2019 January 12, 2019 – Since the signing of the peace deal between Ethiopia and Eritrea in July, Eritreans have crossed over...

NATIONAL POST 10 January 2019 by DAVID J. BERCUSON Beijing’s long-term goal is not to achieve some sort of parity as a superpower, but to dominate as much of the globe as possible A photo taken early on Dec. 8, 2018, shows a Long March 3B rocket transporting the moon-bound Chang’e-4 lunar rover, lifting off from the Xichang launch centre in China’s southwestern...

AHRAM ONLINE 3 January 2018 by HICHAM MOURAD Like several regional powers that have rushed in recent years to the southern Red Sea, various global...

THE TRUMPET 3 January 2018 by JEREMIAH JACQUES Chinese workers stand at the construction site of Standard Gauge Railway during the Presidential Inspection...

ASIA TIMES 5 December 2018 by MARSHALL AUERBACK At the end of World War II, much of Europe was in shambles and the continent was faced with the prospect of famine and years of future economic blight. Fortunately, the region’s prospects were transformed by the Economic Recovery Program (better known as the “Marshall Plan”), which injected billions of dollars into...

THE DAILY MAVERICK 6 November 2018 by  GEOFF HILL Members of the Turkish Human Rights Association hold pictures of missing Saudi Arabian journalist...

THE ECONOMIC TIMES 2 November 2018 by NISID HAJARI Five years after Xi announced his Silk Road plans, the program still has plenty of boosters — especially...