The World Bank has considered a Management Report and approved a Management Action Plan that responds to an independent Panel Inspection of the Uganda Energy for Rural Transformation III and Water Management and Development Projects.
Industry Resources

World Bank nods in affirmative Uganda’s Energy Action plan

The World Bank has considered a Management Report and approved a Management Action Plan that responds to an independent Panel Inspection of the Uganda Energy for Rural Transformation III and Water Management and Development Projects. The Inspection Panel’s investigation was in response to a request filed by complainants alleging harm caused by the construction of […]

As Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed collects this year’s Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, his country is at a crossroads.
Industry Opinions

Ethiopia’s Peace Prize Challenge

As Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed collects this year’s Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, his country is at a crossroads. In one direction lies a democratic transition, via a successful general election scheduled for May 2020. The other path would lead the country to instability, ethnic violence, and possibly a return to repressive authoritarianism. For […]

Abhijit Banerjee and Ester Duflo, two of this year’s recipients of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, are the latest among leading economists to remind us that gross domestic product is an imperfect measure of human welfare.
Industry Opinions

Measuring Growth Democratically

Abhijit Banerjee and Ester Duflo, two of this year’s recipients of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, are the latest among leading economists to remind us that gross domestic product is an imperfect measure of human welfare. The Human Development Index, published by the United Nations Development Programme, aggregates indicators of life expectancy, education, […]

Emirates and Interjet Airlines have announced an enhanced interline agreement, which is set to open new routes and destinations for passengers travelling between Mexico, the Gulf and the Middle East and beyond.
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Emirates goes to Mexico via an enhanced agreement with Interjet Airlines

Emirates and Interjet Airlines have announced an enhanced interline agreement, which is set to open new routes and destinations for passengers travelling between Mexico, the Gulf and the Middle East and beyond. With a single ticket, Emirates’ passengers can now seamlessly connect via Mexico City onto Interjet flights to Leon/Guanajuato, Culiacan, Cancun, Chihuahua, Guadalajara, Merida, […]