Daily Archives: February 20, 2019

US, Allies Demand Stop to New Fighting in South Sudan

The United States and European allies say a new flare-up of fighting in South Sudan violates that country’s peace agreement, and are demanding the clashes end immediately.

A joint statement Wednesday from the U.S., Britain and Norway, known as the …

US, Allies Demand Stop to New Fighting in South Sudan

The United States and European allies say a new flare-up of fighting in South Sudan violates that country’s peace agreement, and are demanding the clashes end immediately.

A joint statement Wednesday from the U.S., Britain and Norway, known as the …

App-Based Delivery Men Highlight India’s Growing Gig Economy

MUMBAI Suraj Nachre works long hours and regularly misses meals but he treasures his job as a driver for a food delivery startup — working in a booming industry that highlights India’s expanding apps-based gig-economy.

The 26-year-old is one of …

Commonwealth’s role in good governance, human rights part of discussion with Seychelles’ president

The importance of the Commonwealth to ensuring good governance and the respect of human rights was the focus of discussions between the Seychelles’ President and a delegation from the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) on Tuesday.

The delegation met with Faure …

South Africa to market itself in the US

NEW YORK, Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe highlighted trade and investment opportunities in South Africa at the ongoing 22nd Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit in New York.

Globally, the US accounts for 7% of South Africa’s total …