Daily Archives: June 22, 2019

Sudan Protesters Hold Night Gatherings to Rekindle Movement

KHARTOUM – As night fell, residents of a southern district in Khartoum briskly moved to set the stage for Sudanese protest leaders giving a brief on the movement’s latest updates.

Grappling with a power outage, blocked internet access and heightened …

Sudan Protesters Hold Night Gatherings to Rekindle Movement

KHARTOUM – As night fell, residents of a southern district in Khartoum briskly moved to set the stage for Sudanese protest leaders giving a brief on the movement’s latest updates.

Grappling with a power outage, blocked internet access and heightened …

Central African Republic Facing Acute Food Shortages

GENEVA – A new report finds nearly half of all people in the Central African Republic are suffering acute food shortages. The latest assessment by the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification, a joint effort by eight U.N. and International non-governmental …

Seychelles’ credit rating rises to ‘BB,’ underscoring strong economic trajectory

Seychelles’ sovereign credit rating has for the first time been upgraded to ‘BB’ and assigned a stable outlook in the newly published Fitch Ratings — a New York-based credit agency.

The announcement is a positive one for the country and …

Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise move

A state of emergency was extended by Sri Lanka’s President Saturday, going back on pledges to relax the tough laws introduced after the Easter Sunday attacks that killed 258 people.

Maithripala Sirisena said in a decree he believed there was …