Tag: Australia

Africa’s ultra-wealthy population to grow by 65% in next decade but thousands flee their home — report

April 19, 2024

Africa has seen a rise in its number of billionaires and its millionaire population is set to rise by 65% over the next 10 years, ... Read More

Senegal’s new govt to audit oil, gas, mining industries, pledging to protect investor rights

April 9, 2024

Senegal will conduct a comprehensive audit of the oil, gas and mining sectors, according to the newly elected President Bassirou Diomaye Faye, who, however, also ... Read More

Guinea: Rio Tinto set to launch $20bn ‘world’s biggest mining project’ after 27-year delay

January 10, 2024

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto is poised to commence a "world’s biggest” $20 billion mining project in the Republic of Guinea this year, following a ... Read More

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Morocco Makes History, Becoming 1st Team in MENA to Reach Knock-Out Stage

August 3, 2023

Morocco’s women football team beat Colombia 1-0 to advance to the last 16 of the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup taking place in Australia. In ... Read More

2023 World Aquatics Championships: Tunisia’s Champion Hafnaoui bags men’s 800m freestyle gold medal

July 27, 2023

Ahmed Hafnaoui, Tunisian athlete and reigning Olympic champion of men's 400m freestyle, made a name for himself Wednesday July 26 as he won the gold ... Read More

DRC will take advantage of China’s export limits on rare metals amid global supply concerns

July 6, 2023

Congo aims to capitalize on increased germanium demand, created by export limits on gallium and germanium recently imposed by China, by establishing a new production ... Read More

Cameroon: new frontline in China-Australia trade war?

June 10, 2023

Despite being sued by Australia's Sundance Resources, Cameroon is set to begin in August the construction of a railway line with two China-affiliated businesses, connecting ... Read More

Tanzania inks $667mil. deals with three Australian miners for rare earth, graphite projects

April 19, 2023

Tanzania has inked deals worth $667 million with three Australian companies to mine rare earth minerals and graphite, part of President Samia Suluhu Hassan's drive ... Read More

Morocco, Australia discuss cooperation in renewables & counterterrorism

December 7, 2022

Cooperation prospects between Morocco and Australia in renewable energy, green hydrogen and counterterrorism were at the center of talks held in Rabat by Australia’s assistant ... Read More

Terrorists to stage attack in Nigeria’s capital, Western embassies warn

October 25, 2022

The United States and other Western embassies on Monday (24 October) advised their citizens to limit travel to Nigeria because of an increased threat of ... Read More