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  • SOMALI COASTAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    Maritime

    - 09 Aug, 2018

    SOMALI COASTAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    Somali fisheries offer great potential for growth to improve coastal livelihood security. The Federal Government of Somalia, regional governments, and the international community have prioritized coastal industries, especially fisheries, in their planned development efforts. Previous and current efforts have been predominantly concentrated in the most populated coastal cities, but there are many o...

  • Tanzania’s new Bagamoyo Port to expand region’s handling capacity

    Maritime

    - 09 Aug, 2018

    Tanzania’s new Bagamoyo Port to expand region’s handling capacity

    CHWEZITRAVELLER, Aug 8, 2018--With a growing middle class, a combined population of over 153 million people, steadily growing trade and real GDP growth averaging 6.6 per cent annually, the East Africanfrontier is strapping itself to take off economically. Over the years, governments and development partners have invested heavily in regional infrastructures to anchor trade in the region, rang...