Tag archive for ‘Investment’
By MGoth On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Somaliland:President Silanyo Meets with American Tycoon to Discuss SL Investment Potential

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today received American Tycoon and international entrepreneur Mr. John Moore who is visiting the country on a familiarization tour and also as part More...

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By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, February 21st, 2015

UAE investors consider Uganda opportunities

Investors from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have expressed interest to invest in Uganda’s tourism and trade sectors. A delegation led by Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, the State Minister for Foreign Affairs More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Somaliland:Berbera Investment Summit in Dubai-Video


By MGoth On Friday, May 24th, 2013

Somaliland: Dahabshiil is epitome of altruism

The outbreak of civil war  in late eighties had of course precipitated a disaster for Somali people,  among the people who were deeply affected fiscally were particularly  city-dwellers  having not own no More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Somaliland:President Silanyo Receives French Ambassador

By Goth Mohamed Goth President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud (Silanyo) today in the Presidency received the republic of  France Ambassador to Kenya, Somalia and Somaliland Ambassador Etiennce De Poncins, Hargeisa. President More...

By MGoth On Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Somaliland:Somali banker sees hope in business order after chaos

By Edmund Blair NAIROBI (Reuters) – Somalia’s government must lure more investors to drive the private economy because business owners have an interest in cementing fragile security gains, the chief More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Somalia:From fear to hope – Getting it right in Somalia

It has been two decades of mayhem, chaos and bloodletting in Somalia.  A child born at the onset of the Somali crisis is now twenty one.  Somalia has still a long way to go: the Al Shabaab are defeated, but More...

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By MGoth On Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Genel Energy Makes Oil Find in Kurdistan, and invests heavily in Somaliland.

LONDON — Genel Energy, the oil exploration company headed byTony Hayward, the former chief executive of BP, announced Wednesday that it had made a significant oil find in Kurdistan. Genel said its first well More...

By MGoth On Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Wind Brings Light to Somaliland

By Ed McKenna HARGEISA, Apr 22 2013 (IPS) – A wind turbine, situated some 20 kilometres outside of Somaliland’s capital Hargeisa, has become a significant totem of the country’s changing energy landscape. The More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Somaliland:Investing in the Horn

SDC as a key to investment in this region of Africa Supported by the Department for International Development (DFID) Facilitates investment into the Somaliland, Horn of Africa Bonds together investor and community More...

By MGoth On Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Somaliland:SDC Launches New Website

The SDC, has now launched its new website. The website will help to bring investors and host communities together as well as act a platform through which to share news and information on the SDCs activities and More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Somaliland:The Paper Factory launched in Hargeisa is a sign of commencement of industrialisation

Mukhtar Mohamed Abby Given the business thriving in Somaliland each passing day saw the establishment of a light factory – of which in the recent pass a Paper Mill has been launched in the capital of Somaliland, More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Investing in Somaliland (Part II)

Last week, we looked at investing in Somaliland, whose economy is characterized by its informality, and entrepreneurship. This week, we delve into different sectors, starting with the telecommunications market, More...

By MGoth On Sunday, January 27th, 2013

Somaliland: exploration in ‘Africa’s 55th state’

Jan 28, 2013 Until 2010, Hussein Abdi Dualeh worked as a simple project manager in Los Angeles overseeing the use of natural gas as fuel for cars. It was a natural progression given his downstream engineering experience More...

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By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Turkey Investing in Future with Africa Policies, Particularly Somalia: Experts

Turkey is investing in Africa by opening new embassies, developing bilateral political ties with African countries and investing in projects regarding humanitarian aid, public education, social welfare and infrastructure More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

Investment and development in Somaliland

  Britain recently reaffirmed its pledge to spend 0.7% of gross-national income on aid by 2013, with the biggest announced increase in aid for Somalia – a 208% rise planned between 2010 and 2015. A proportion More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, August 10th, 2012

Somalia’s new stock exchange will operate from Nairobi

NAIROBI — War-torn Somalia is setting up a stock market to raise cash for fledging businesses, as the Horn of Africa nation seeks to rebuild from over two decades of conflict, officials said Thursday. “This More...

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By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Turkish infrastructure investment: an innovative approach to the Somali territories

External investments are helping to drag the Somali economy from famine to fortune in the face of common misconceptions By Abdirashid Duale, CEO of Dahabshiil Since the famine that swept the Horn of Africa last More...

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By Qalinle Hussein On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Djibouti politicians playing the same tribe card that led to Somalia downfall

MOUNA ESSE MOHAMED To all Somali speaking population in the peninsula or abroad, Djibouti has always been a home away from home. The tiny republic has sailed its way through turbulent times and weather the danger More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
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HAVE YOUR SAY: Investment in the country that isn’t

In a post-conflict environment, attracting new foreign and domestic firms is central to private sector development. It has been twenty years since Somaliland withdraw from its union with neighboring Somalia. Do More...