Monthly Archives: October 2014

#WEWANTCHANGE: Five issues, five voices

IPI launches campaign highlighting challenges to press freedom worldwide

VIENNA, Oct 30, 2014 – Criminal defamation laws, the imprisonment of journalists, violent attacks on journalists, endemic impunity for such crimes and a spate of emerging restrictions on digital journalism are …

HEINEKEN majority owned subsidiaries Nigerian Breweries plc and Consolidated Breweries plc issue notice of Extraordinary General Meeting regarding Scheme of Merger

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE / Knowledgebylanes) — Heineken N.V.’s (EURONEXT: HEIA; OTCQX: HEINY) (‘HEINEKEN’) majority owned Nigerian subsidiaries Consolidated Breweries plc and Nigerian Breweries plc have today sent notices of Extraordinary General Meetings to be held on 4 …

Tourism Minister Meets Japanese Ambassador

Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou discussed on Wednesday 29102014 with Japan’s Ambassador to Egypt Takehiro Kagawa the Japanese tourism into Egypt and means to operate direct flights between the two countries.

In statements, the minister expressed Egypt’s readiness to support …

Sisi to Okaz – Egypt Has Clear, Specific Vision, Pre-Studied Priorities

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has said that Egypt is aware of all regional issues and everybody knows its vital role in the region.

In an interview with Saudi Arabia’s Okaz newspaper, Sisi said “Egypt has a clear and specific vision …

Cabinet Discusses Set of Economic, Political, Security Issues

The Cabinet held a meeting on Wednesday 29102014 under Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab to discuss a set of important political, economic and security issues as well as some recent presidential decrees.

The cabinet reviewed the security situation and reports submitted …