Daily Archives: May 16, 2013

AfriSam suspects in High Court

The group includes key suspect and former AfriSam cement company employee Esmerelda Majiedt, 45.

The other five suspects are Rundu businessmen Daniel Batista de Jesus, 36, and Calvin Bezuidenhoudt, 49; the latter’s brother Gerhard Bezuidenhoudt, …

Ongwediva gets modern Standard Bank branch

Standard Bank Namibia’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mpumzi Pupuma and Oshana regional councillor for the Ongwediva Constituency, Vinia Abisai jointly inaugurated the branch.

Speaking during the inauguration, Pupuma pointed out that the Standard Bank Ongwediva …

Czech state-run power giant CEZ says it has launched arbitration proceedings against Albania to seek damages after Balkan state revoked its local distribution license

PRAGUE: Czech state-run power giant CEZ today said it had launched arbitration proceedings against Albania to seek damages after the Balkan state revoked its local distribution license.

Ranked Central Europe’s biggest utility and public company, …

Three Red Cross workers and two Egyptian technicians abducted by armed men in Yemen’s southern province of Abyan released

SANAA: Three Red Cross workers and two Egyptian technicians who were abducted by armed men in Yemen’s southern province of Abyan have all been released, Yemeni security officials said today.

The three staffers from the …

Nearly 1,000 people took to streets of Chinese city of Kunming in a protest against proposed chemical plant

BEIJING: Nearly 1,000 people took to the streets of the Chinese city of Kunming today in a renewed protest against a proposed chemical plant, media reports said, with Internet users voicing support.

The gathering outside …