Commonwealth finance ministers have recognized the potential of technology to improve debt transparency while urging closer collaboration to resolve tax challenges arising from growing digital commerce.
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Commonwealth finance ministers want digital commerce taxed to tackle debt

Commonwealth finance ministers have recognized the potential of technology to improve debt transparency while urging closer collaboration to resolve tax challenges arising from growing digital commerce. Revenues from tax collection are important for maintaining debt at sustainable levels, yet can often be impaired by the digitalization of trade in services, as this often results in […]

Dmitry Shornikov, CEO of Rosatom Central and Southern Africa, a Russian firm has emphasized the advantages of joining the atomic club through creating nuclear industries in newcomer countries.
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Russian nuclear firm urges African countries to join the Atomic club

Dmitry Shornikov, CEO of Rosatom Central and Southern Africa, a Russian firm has emphasized the advantages of joining the atomic club through creating nuclear industries in newcomer countries. Shornikov, who was speaking at the panel on global nuclear trends,  gave an overview of projects with the maximum positive effect on the industrial development, enhancing the […]

Great Britain and the European Union have finally agreed on a deal, 14 days before deadline day.
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Pound Sterling surges as Great Britain and the European Union finally hammer ‘a Brexit deal’

Great Britain and the European Union have finally agreed on a deal, 14 days before deadline day. Great Britain was about to leave the European Union on October 31 2019, at 2300hrs without a deal. However, according to the  European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, a deal has been concluded. “Where there is a will, there […]

Commonwealth finance ministers will meet in Washington D.C. this week to discuss coordinated interventions to prevent future debt crises.
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Commonwealth Finance ministers to discuss joint action to prevent future debt crises

Commonwealth finance ministers will meet in Washington D.C. this week to discuss coordinated interventions to prevent future debt crises. The meeting will be chaired by the Finance Minister of Cyprus, Harris Georgiades, under the theme ‘Preventing Debt Crises: The Roles of Creditors and Debtors’. It will be preceded by sessions for senior finance ministry officials […]

Germany will continue playing a key role in sustainable development in Somaliland.
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Germany offers continued support of development initiatives in Somaliland

Germany will continue playing a key role in sustainable development in Somaliland. German deputy ambassador to Kenya Marcus Bollmohr says ties between his country and Somaliland remain strong despite the east African state still lacking international recognition. Bollmohr met with the Somaliland envoy to Kenya Bashe Omar in Nairobi where they discussed matters touching on […]

“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history.
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Uganda Airlines revival: How it will impact both the domestic and regional economies

“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history. The Journey Uganda airlines kick-started air operations fully owned by government of Uganda […]

What Magogo’s FIFA ban means to Uganda’s football
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What Magogo’s FIFA ban means to Uganda’s football

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) yesterday banned the President of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) Eng. Moses Magogo Hashim from football-related matters for two months with charges related to breaching the FIFA ethics code of conduct. An investigation into Magogo was opened on 23 July 2018 related to the resale of […]

The Commonwealth has started a regenerative climate change model that marries the ancient wisdom of indigenous groups with emerging innovations, technologies and scientific approaches.
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Commonwealth steps up battle on climate change

The Commonwealth has started a regenerative climate change model that marries the ancient wisdom of indigenous groups with emerging innovations, technologies and scientific approaches. Common Earth, is the programme that will create a network of projects that could be replicated and adapted to any community, country or region. Government officials, environmentalists, scientists, economists, and representatives […]