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DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA, Ghana

August 15, 2013

DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA, Ghana

Embassy of the Republic of Ghana The Hague Tel: 070-3384384-6 31 07 3062800 www.ghanaembassy.nl   15th  August, 2013   DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA   The Ghana Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration {MFA & RI) through its Diaspora Support Unit (DSU) is organizing on outreach event titled more...

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‘Is Oprah a liar’: Sales assistant in Swiss racist handbag row denies telling TV host that she could not view item because she couldn’t afford it Read more:

August 12, 2013

‘Is Oprah a liar’: Sales assistant in Swiss racist handbag row denies telling TV host that she could not view item because she couldn’t afford it  Read more:

The sales assistant who refused to show U.S. talkshow billionaire Oprah Winfrey a luxury handbag costing nearly £25,000 claims the superstar lied about what happened in the luxury Swiss boutique where she works. Speaking anonymously to Sunday newspaper SonntagsBlick, the Italian bag lady said she felt 'powerless' and in the grip of a 'cyclone' after Winfrey went on TV more...

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Briefing Minister Maite Nkaona-Mashabane, The OAU/AU Golden Jubilee

June 10, 2013

Briefing Minister Maite Nkaona-Mashabane, The OAU/AU Golden Jubilee

Statement by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, on international developments,  June 2013, OR Tambo Building Good morning ladies and gentlemen of the media. In our briefing today, we will focus on a number of important matters relating to our work, including (1) OAU/AU Golden Jubilee, (2) the outcomes of the recent more...

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Selective feminism is the freedom to choose poverty

May 21, 2013

Selective feminism is the freedom to choose poverty

Those who do not want to encourage women to go out and work are out and out cynics, according to Margriet van der Linden.   Last Saturday, ‘a day before Mothering Sunday’ Christian democrat Euro MP Esther de Lange spluttered indignantly, and two days before the start of the woman’s magazine Libelle’s Summer Week, education minister Jet Bussemaker put more...

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EU plans stricter tobacco rules by Daniel Mason

May 7, 2013

The European Commission's proposed new rules on tobacco marketing – including a plan to cover at least three-quarters of cigarette packages with health warnings – have been widely welcomed by campaign groups and MEPs, though there have been some calls for even tougher restrictions. The revisions to the 2001 tobacco directive were presented by health and consumer more...

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Dutch football website sold to British digital sports group

March 5, 2013

British digital sports news company Perform Group has bought Dutch football website Voetbalzone.nl for €2m, with a further €10.5m depending on the sites results up to 2015. Voetbalzone is 'the number one independent sports site in the Netherlands attracting an average of two million unique users per month', Perform Group said in more...

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A 10-POINT PLAN FOR A CLOSER EU-AFRICA PARTNERSHIP Europe is without doubt Africa’s most valuable partner

March 5, 2013

By Louis Michel A deeper relationship with Europe based on economic development is needed to unlock Africa’s potential, argues Louis Michel. He puts forward 10 concrete proposals.  Africa, the cradle of humanity, is also the continent of the future. Its population is growing by 2.5% a year, twice as fast as average growth in the rest of the developing world, and at more...

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INVITATION Agri-business opportunities in Africa An NABC-EBCAM Exclusive Seminar

February 20, 2013

INVITATION Agri-business opportunities in Africa An NABC-EBCAM Exclusive Seminar

Date: Thursday, 14 March 2013 Time: 14:00 - 18:30 Venue: Navarra Room, NH Hotel, Den Haag Since 2000, the GDP of many countries in sub-Saharan Africa has grown at an average rate of 5% per annum. In recent years, the rapid pace of urbanization and industrialization in China, India and Brazil has largely turned the focus onto Africa’s available natural resources. In more...

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Entertainment by Monica Benis

February 20, 2013

Entertainment by Monica Benis

Wat is entertainment? Onder Media & Entertainment vallen veel kanalen, centraal bij alle kanalen staat de mate van leukheid. Is iets “enjoyable”? Dat kunnen filmpjes of video’s zijn, maar ook computerspelletjes, schilderijen, muziek of toneel. Laten we beginnen met te definieren wat “enjoyable” is, wat zien we graag? Iets wat je beter of superieur more...

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After horse in lasagne, now it’s bacteria in Swedish burgers, do not accept rejected meat from Europe

February 18, 2013

After horse in lasagne, now it’s bacteria in Swedish burgers, do not accept rejected meat from Europe

Dutch food safety inspectors on Monday carried out emergency checks on a meat processing firm in Enschede, following reports it had supplied meat contaminated with the potentially lethal EHEC bacteria to a Swedish wholesaler. Some 6 tonnes of hamburger and kebab have been removed from Swedishsupermarket shelves after two children became ill eating meat which was not more...

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