Emirates News Agency – Finance Minister meets WIPO, UNCTAD and WEF representatives during MC12

Emirates News Agency - Finance Minister meets WIPO, UNCTAD and WEF representatives during MC12

GENEVA, 17th June, 2022 (WAM) — Economy Minister Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri held bilateral meetings with senior officials from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development ( UNCTAD) and the World Economic Organization. Forum (WEF), on the sidelines of the UAE’s participation in the 12th WTO Ministerial … Read more

Bioethanol, a cheaper alternative but not so ecological

AFP, published on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 11:23 p.m. Faced with record inflation and in order to lower prices at gas stations, US President Joe Biden announced this week the lifting of restrictions on E15, a fuel that incorporates 15% ethanol, as well as investments in biofuels. But these decisions are far from delighting … Read more

Women of the Great Lakes countries bet on a greener economy

Women of the Great Lakes countries bet on a greener economy

Published in : 04/12/2022 – 00:19 Women entrepreneurs in the countries of the Great Lakes region are committed to promoting a greener economy. They come from Rwanda, Burundi and the DRC. In fact, these entrepreneurs presented some of their initiatives last month in Lubumbashi during the meeting of the Francophone cities platform on equality and … Read more

South Africa wants to maintain its position as the world’s largest exporter of macadamia nuts

South Africa wants to maintain its position as the world's largest exporter of macadamia nuts

Published in : 04/11/2022 – 00:48 The macadamia nut harvest is underway in South Africa. The country is the largest exporter in the world, ahead of Australia, where this crop originates. In Mpumalanga province, macadamia crops have replaced bananas and avocados. Industry professionals have high ambitions for this culture. From our correspondent in South Africa … Read more

Economic growth slows in the first quarter of 2022

Economic growth slows in the first quarter of 2022

Kiosk360. Economic activity is slow in the first quarter of 2022, according to the latest Bank Al-Maghrib economic review. This article is a press review of the Aujourd’hui le Maroc newspaper. In the first quarter of the year, economic activity is slowing down according to the latest economic review by Al-Maghrib Bank, as reported Morocco … Read more