2012-02-22 11:10:15Report Urges a Rethink of Informal Sector As Nation Longs for Full Employment[World Bank]
The labor market in Cameroon is characterized by a large informal sector, low-paying jobs, and low productivity due partly to the fact that the education system is not geared toward meeting the needs of the jobs market. These are key highlights of the third issue of the Cameroon Economic Update, a publication of the World Bank's office in the Central African nation.
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 13:58Statement By the Spokesperson On the Release of Two Kidnapped Algerian Diplomats[PR Newswire]Brussels -"The EU welcomes the release of two Algerian diplomats kidnapped in Gao, Mali by the Movement for Unity and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO) and congratulates the Government of Algeria and its people. We also extend our condolences for the death of their two colleagues killed during the kidnapping and while in captivity.
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 13:58Mauritian 2014 Chevening Scholars Announced[PR Newswire]London -The British High Commission in Mauritius is pleased to announce that Vignesh Ellayah and Yamal Matabudul have been selected for the prestigious Chevening Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to talented professionals who have demonstrated the potential to become future leaders across a wide range of fields. It is fully funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and covers one year of post-graduate studies in a British university. Both scholars will start their courses in the UK this September.
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 13:51Course for the Malian Trainers[PR Newswire]Bamako, Mali -21 Malian officers and NCOs, future instructors in the Malian military schools participated in the Train the Trainers program, organized and supervised by the EUTM MALI Mobile Training Team from 18 to 29 August 2014, at the camp in KOULKORO.
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 13:22SA Explores DRC Opportunities[CAJ News]Pretoria -A 25-MEMBER delegation of South African businesspeople has arrived in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to explore investment opportunities.