Posts Tagged ‘Xinhua News Agency’

Interview: New AU Commission chief faces challenges to bring stability in Africa

Sunday, July 22, 2012 Comments off

By Ntandoyenkosi Ncube

JOHANNESBURG, July 21 (Xinhua) — African governments should deal with technicalities regarding protocol and procedure to ensure that new African Union (AU) Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma champion democracy and good governance in the continent, a South Africa academic and political analyst said on Saturday. Read more…

Growth and stability worry African leaders at AU Summit

Saturday, July 14, 2012 Comments off

By Chrispanus Omar


ADDIS ABABA, July 14 (Xinhua) — African leaders braced for an unusually stormy Summit on Sunday amid fears the European debt crisis and the growing tensions in West and Central Africa could impact negatively on efforts to promote trade. Read more…

Libya:EU foreign policy chief inaugurates office in Libyan capital

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

TRIPOLI, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) — Visiting European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton on Saturday inaugurated the new headquarters of EU’s delegation in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, and called for strengthened bilateral ties in the future. Read more…

South Africa recognizes Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC )

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 21,2011

JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) — South African Government announced to recognizes the National Transitional Council (NTC) as the representative of Read more…

US:Obama says NATO mission to continue

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 20,2011
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) — U.S. President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday that NATO mission will continue so long as the Libyan people are being threatened. Read more…

UN General Assembly opens high-level meeting on non-communicable diseases

Monday, September 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 19,2011

 UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) — The UN General Assembly, the principal UN body which represents all 193 member states, on Monday opened an Read more…

Libya:Gaddafi is not a NATO target – Rasmussen

Friday, September 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 9,2011

Anders Fogh Rasmussen. Photo: EPA

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Kenya to host regional conference on drought

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 7,2011
by Peter Mutai and Ronald Njoroge
NAIROBI, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) — Kenya will host a regional summit in Nairobi on Thursday to address the humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa caused by the worst drought in the region in the last 60 years. Read more…

AUSTRIA:Austrian president stresses equality of Muslims

Monday, September 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Sept. 5,2011

VIENNA, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) — Austrian President Heinz Fischer stressed again the equality of Muslims in Austria on Sunday. Read more…

Ecuador denounces military intervention in Libya

Thursday, September 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 1,2011
QUITO, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) — The Ecuadorian government on Wednesday expressed its rejection of the foreign military intervention in Libya, calling on Read more…