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News Comoros: Somalia, Comoros are new African members of the UN world tourism body

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/09/16/somalia-comoros-are-new-african-members-of-the-un-world-tourism-body/
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

Somalia and Comoros have gained entry into the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) as the 157th and 158th Member States and the 50th and 51st African countries to be admitted. Their admission was announced on Thursday during the 22nd UNWTO ...

News Comoros: Four African nations suffer UN voting ban over non-payment of dues - africanews

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/09/20/four-african-nations-suffer-un-voting-ban-over-non-payment-of-dues/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

africanewsFour African nations suffer UN voting ban over non-payment of duesafricanewsThe other two affected countries are island nations of Sao Tome and Principe and the Comoros. In the specific case of Somalia, the amount in question us said to be in the region of $2 million. Somalia and Guinea-Bissau are represented at the ongoing ...

News Comoros: Telma Comoros loses EASSy connection

News channel or source: https://www.telegeography.com/products/commsupdate/articles/2017/09/18/telma-comoros-loses-eassy-connection/
Publication date: Sunday 17 September 2017

Comoros-based mobile operator Telma Comoros, which is registered under the name Telco SA, has had its access to the international submarine cable Eastern Africa Submarine System (EASSy) suspended for non-payment of fees, leaving customers with little or no ...

News Comoros: Qatar announces free 'Visa On Arrival' for Pakistanis - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.brecorder.com/2017/09/19/370118/qatar-announces-free-visa-on-arrival-for-pakistanis/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Qatar announces free 'Visa On Arrival' for PakistanisBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)The remaining countries to provide this facility include: Cambodia, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Djibouti, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritania, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Palau, Samoa, Seychelles, Tanzania, ...and more »

News Comoros: Qatar announces free ‘Visa On Arrival’ for Pakistanis

News channel or source: http://www.brecorder.com/2017/09/19/370118/qatar-announces-free-visa-on-arrival-for-pakistanis/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Some 28 countries including Qatar will now provide visa on arrival for Pakistan. The remaining countries to provide this facility include: Cambodia, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Djibouti, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Madagascar, Maldives ...

News Comoros: Somalia, Comoros are new African members of the UN world tourism body - africanews

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/09/16/somalia-comoros-are-new-african-members-of-the-un-world-tourism-body/
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

africanewsSomalia, Comoros are new African members of the UN world tourism bodyafricanewsSomalia and Comoros have gained entry into the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) as the 157th and 158th Member States and the 50th and 51st African countries to be admitted. Their admission was announced on Thursday during the ...and more »

News Comoros: Africa Focus: Project bonds in the OHADA region - An option for funding infrastructure development in the OHADA region?

News channel or source: http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/africa-focus-project-bonds-in-the-ohada-10659/
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

The member states are: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Republic of the Congo, Senegal and Togo. The purpose ...

News Comoros: SA-lead team to probe Comoros polls - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/sa-lead-team-to-probe-comoros-polls-358567
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

SA-lead team to probe Comoros pollsIndependent OnlineSouth Africa's Foreign Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is to lead an African Union fact-finding team to the Comoros this weekend after elections in the rebel Anjouan island. Foreign ministry spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa told AFP that "the minister ...and more »

News Comoros: Steve Wozniak Apple Inc Co-founder Speaks of Disruptive Change at the 13th World Islamic Economic Forum

News channel or source: http://www.prnewswire.co.in/news-releases/steve-wozniak-apple-inc-co-founder-speaks-of-disruptive-change-at-the-13th-world-islamic-economic-forum-645898413.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Wozniak will join other speakers including the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Chief Minister of Sarawak, President of the Republic of Tatarstan, President of the Republic of Seychelles, President of the Union of Comoros and the President of the Islamic ...

News Comoros: AU observers to monitor Comoros polls - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/au-observers-to-monitor-comoros-polls-352497
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

AU observers to monitor Comoros pollsIndependent OnlineAddis Ababa - The African Union said on Thursday it would deploy a military observer team to the Indian Ocean archipelago of Comoros during next month's elections for presidents of its each of its three islands. The AU's Peace and Security Council said ...and more »

News Comoros: The world's wealthy prefer this country's passport more than any other on Earth

News channel or source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/world/this-passport-is-best-suited-for-the-worlds-wealthiest-people-2390827.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

India shares the 71 st rank with countries such as Mali, Niger, and Comoros. Germany was at the numero uno rank on the power index, followed by Singapore and Sweden at No 2. The United States occupies the third position in the Global Passport Powers Index ...

News Comoros: Comoros – 5th High Joint Council (Paris, 12 September 2017) - France Diplomatie (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/comoros-islands/events/article/comoros-5th-high-joint-council-paris-12-09-17
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

Comoros – 5th High Joint Council (Paris, 12 September 2017)France Diplomatie (press release)Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State, co-chaired the 5th High Joint Council on September 12 in Paris, together with Mohamed El-Amine Souef, Minister of Foreign Affairs, International ...

News Comoros: SIS: Egypt is 7th largest contributor to UN peacekeeping forces

News channel or source: http://www.sis.gov.eg/Story/117650/?lang=en-us
Publication date: Saturday 16 September 2017

Comoros Islands from 1997 to 1999, Sierra Leon from September 1997 until now, the Democratic Republic of Congo, 1999 until now and Liberia from 2003 until now. The SIS report also said that Egypt contributed to peacekeeping missions in Burundi from ...

News Comoros: Results show big win for Comoros ruling party - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/results-show-big-win-for-comoros-ruling-party-468386
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

Results show big win for Comoros ruling partyIndependent OnlinePresident Ahmed Abdallah Sambi's ruling coalition in Comoros has won an overwhelming majority at legislative elections according to preliminary results, a senior government source said on Monday. If the tally is confirmed by the volatile Indian Ocean ...

News Comoros: Regional effort to fight new age crime

News channel or source: http://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1461605/regional-effort-fight-age-crime
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

It is a 14-member strong grouping comprising Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia, Sudan, Comoros, Eritrea, Djibouti, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and Seychelles. The Kenyan capital Nairobi hosts the Eastern Africa sub ...

News Comoros: More held as islands recover from coup - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/more-held-as-islands-recover-from-coup-32396
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

More held as islands recover from coupIndependent OnlineSources said the army had also detained several soldiers and civilians after the Comoros's 19th coup attempt since independence from France in 1975. It was unclear how many people had been arrested so far. The situation was calm in Moroni. Shops ...and more »

News Comoros: DR Congo joins region police body to fight transnational crimes

News channel or source: http://english.sina.com/news/2017-09-16/detail-ifykyfwq7842284.shtml
Publication date: Saturday 16 September 2017

EAPCCO comprises of police chiefs from Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan, South Sudan, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Seychelles and Comoros. The organization is a medium through police chiefs to enhance their cooperation with their ...

News Comoros: Comoros leaders agree to end power squabble - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/comoros-leaders-agree-to-end-power-squabble-119881
Publication date: onday 11 September 2017

Comoros leaders agree to end power squabbleIndependent Online"The agreement on the transitional arrangements on the Comoros has been signed by all the Comoros parties and members of the international community," South African President Thabo Mbeki told reporters on Saturday evening at the start of a signing ...

News Comoros: African Minerals and Geosciences Centre seeks more members as non-payment of fees bite

News channel or source: http://www.thecitizen.co.tz/News/Business/African-Minerals-and-Geosciences-Centre-seeks-more-members/1840414-4094312-ebs2yw/index.html
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

Mr Shaddad was responding to concerns raised by some member countries including Kenya’s Geological Survey acting director general, Mr Shadrack Kimomo who wanted to know what will happen to members like the Comoros who have not paid membership fees.

News Comoros: Coup-prone Comoros votes for new assembly - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/coup-prone-comoros-votes-for-new-assembly-210582
Publication date: onday 11 September 2017

Coup-prone Comoros votes for new assemblyIndependent OnlineMoroni - Voters went to the polls in the Indian Ocean island state of Comoros on Sunday to elect a new federal assembly, the final stage of a controversial devolution process aimed at bringing stability to the coup-ridden country. The mainly Muslim ...