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By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Somaliland:President Meets with visiting Czech Delegation

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today Presidential Palace met with high level delegation from the Czech Republic and the Federal Government of Germany. The visiting delegation consisted More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Somaliland:President reiterates keenness on use of local Currency

The situation cannot be allowed to continue, he declares Guidelines on the matter in the offing   Hargeisa-The President H.E. Ahmed Mohamemd Mohamud Silanyo yesterday met with the business fraternity in a meeting More...

By MGoth On Monday, February 16th, 2015

Cutting off the Somali Lifeline, a heated Debate in Somaliland

By Abdikadir D. Askar According to Oxfam’s report, Keeping the Life Line Open – Remittances and Markets in Somalia, Somalis abroad use money transfer companies to send home an estimated $1.3 billion annually. More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Somaliland:The Political Economy of Turkey and Mogadishu Uncertainty

Introduction Currently, Turkey is the 18th richest country on earth. It is a full member of the G20, and one of the founding members of the Organisation for European Economic Co-operation (OEEC). The country has More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Somaliland:SL Budget 2015 A glimpse of Anticlimax

Before I look at the budget in detail, I must say a word or two about the definition of budget. Budget is a financial plan that articulates the objectives and goals of a government for a certain period of time More...

By MGoth On Monday, April 29th, 2013

Somaliland: Trade Ministry to forge Closer collaboration with Local Industries

By Goth Mohamed Goth Somaliland minister of Trade and industries Hon. Abdirisaq Ali Osman has today during a meeting with the committee representing local industrialist’s said, “We are ready to foster close More...

By MGoth On Monday, April 1st, 2013

Ethiopia: Land and Ethiopia’s Corruptocracy

Professor A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, the renowned Indian scientist (“Missile Man of India”)  and Eleventh President of India (2002-2007) said, “If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful More...

By MGoth On Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Somaliland:Travel Costs hike Due to a Rise in Fuel Prices

Somaliland Bus ‘cooperative’ association yesterday hiked fares 25% in most of the routes of Hargeisa due to a rise in fuel prices. Commuters in Hargeisa were surprised to learn that bus operators had increased More...

By MGoth On Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

Somaliland:Record 2013 budget to cater for servicemen ranks

A record 125m dollar budget for the year 2013 has been endorsed by the cabinet hence is on its way to the national assembly. It is ear-marked to cater for the ranks of servicemen. In a cabinet meeting chaired by More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 15th, 2012
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Somaliland: Workshop on the Economy, Living Standards Ends

Somaliland Minister of National Planning and Development Dr. Sacad Ali Shire attended the closing day of a three day workshop on the Economy and the living standards Measurement Study of Somaliland people at local More...

Separatist parties win Catalonia election
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, November 26th, 2012

Separatist parties win Catalonia election – Update 1

BARCELONA — Separatists in Catalonia won a large majority in regional elections but a poor result for the biggest local nationalist party complicates a push for a referendum on independence from Spain. A deep More...

Rioters engage police in running battles along Juja road on November 19, 2012. PHOTO / JENNIFER MUIRURI
By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Foreign investors slash jobs in Kenya by more than 60pc

Rioters engage police in running battles along Juja road on November 19, 2012. PHOTO / JENNIFER MUIRURI (Business Daily) The number of jobs created by foreign companies dropped 60.4 per cent in the nine months More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Africa: South Sudan is booming..!

The Newest Nation now is Able to Receive the Best Offers from all Wooers and to Avoid Exploitation! Some weeks ago, a group of South Sudanese officials and businessmen paid a visit to Istanbul-Turkey to launch business More...

Ethiopian prisons
By Sahra Farah On Monday, September 3rd, 2012

Ethiopia: Time for Radical Improvements – Al Mariam

By Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam It is time to bury the hatchet and move forward in Ethiopia! Nelson Mandela taught that “If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Ethiopia suspends foreign exchange market reserves

ADDIS ABABA — The Ethiopian government has suspended the provision of foreign currency in a decision that has been linked to the political uncertainties surrounding Prime Minister Meles Zenawi’s deteriorating More...

By goth Mohamed On Friday, July 20th, 2012

Somaliland Needs Urgent Economic Reform to Meet the Development Aspirations of its People

By Adam Ismail Hassan, PhD Published: July 20, 2012 INTRODUCTION SOMALILAND declared its independence and withdrew its union with Somalia in May 1991, after the collapse of the Somali state, but it has not been More...

Berbera International Airport, Berbera, Somaliland
By Hassan Ali On Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Somaliland: Learned helplessness

Berbera International Airport, Berbera, Somaliland (Yusuf Dahir). SAED A. ELMI When one believes that one’s own action has no affect what so ever, on changing one’s destiny and therefore, there is no point of More...

By goth Mohamed On Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Somaliland: The Somaliland Economy and its prospects

I have noticed that amongst Somalilanders it is clear to see that we often spend much time writing or reading editorials and opinion pieces on the state of politics in Somaliland or the wider Horn of Africa region. More...

The six-storey building, which rests on a 1,000sqm plot of land in front of Cathedral High School located on Wawel Street.
By Qalinle Hussein On Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Fresh signs of economic boom in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia has navigated its way through the current economic gloom, and plotted a course towards growth and stability much better than many more developed economies. The African nation of 90 More...

Dr Adam Ismail Hassan
By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, December 30th, 2011

Somaliland: Prospects for Economic Development and Future Priorities for Investment

By Adam Ismail Hassan PhD 1. INTRODUCTION Although Somaliland is not recognized internationally it continues to be peaceful, relatively stable, with central administration, a multi-party political system, elected More...