2012-02-23 12:35:34Concern Over Dar's Place in Dirty Cash List[Citizen]
The business community has asked the government to urgently organise a stakeholders' meeting to look into the blacklisting of Tanzania over claims of money laundering.The business leaders are anxious to see a quick solution to the crisis, which has seen the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering (FATF) blacklist the country for failing to meet international standards of doing business. They asserted that the international money-laundering watchdog's action could have serious business consequences
Monday, 07-06-15, 16:26Regional Summit Calls for Delay of Burundi Poll[RFI] A Burundian general who took part in a failed coup in May is promising further attacks if President Pierre Nkurunziza does not drop his plans for a third term in office.
Monday, 07-06-15, 16:20Nkurunziza Snubs Regional Leaders Again[Deutsche Welle] Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has missed a meeting of regional leaders in Dar es Salaam on the seething crisis in his country. A rebel general has pledged to pressure the government until it is overthrown.
Monday, 07-06-15, 15:24Finance Ministry 'Hooked' in the Management of Over U.S.$ 200 Million in GAC Audit Report[Heritage] The just released audit of the Government of Liberia (GOL) Consolidated Fund Financial Statements by the General Auditing Commission (GAC) says, overall, the activities undertaken by the authorities of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) in the management of the GoL Consolidated Funds were 'marred with a number of irregularities and internal control deficiencies'.
Monday, 07-06-15, 15:24New World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone[Heritage] In this position, his top three priorities will be to: (i) work closely with the three partner countries to provide innovative products and services that respond to their diverse development challenges and contribute to achieving sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction, with a specific emphasis on post-Ebola recovery; (ii) manage the Accra office and lead and support staff and the country management team, working closely with internal and external partners, to enhance results; and (iii) contribut