Summary: DP World chair says Somaliland
has been independent for years, after Somalia banned operator
DP World remains committed to the port project in Somaliland
despite Somalia's move to ban.
Somalia's Federal Parliament has voted consistently a regulation banning the UAE ports operator DP World, following inking a controversial deal with Somaliland
By DAVID MUCHUIThe Foreign Affairs Ministry has allowed miraa dealers to lead trade talks between their Somaliland
counterparts and the Meru County government.
Ethiopia will become a shareholder of the Port of Berbera following the signing of an agreement with DP World and the Somaliland
Port Authority in Dubai.
The final agreement to develop a greenfield economic free zone in Somaliland
to complement the growth of the Port of Berbera has been signed between DP World and the Dubai government.
Ethiopia has signed an agreement with DP World and the Somaliland
Port Authority which will see it acquire a 19% stake the Port of Berbera as well as committing to developing the Berbera Corridor as a trade gateway for the inland country.
UAE-based global marine terminal operator DP World has signed a final agreement with the government of Somaliland
to develop a greenfield economic free zone in Somaliland
, aimed at complementing the growth of the Port of Berbera.
Dubai's DP World will break ground on a free zone project in Somaliland
A PS1,000 donation will fund lifesaving post-natal medicine for 8,000 women in Somaliland
- the independent state where most of Cardiff's Somali population hail from.
Welsh Somalis have close links to Somaliland
and say they are lobbying for the country to be recognised so that it can benefit from international aid and business currently denied it.
On November 13, Somaliland
presidential election held peacefully; voters queued long lines in the capital Hargaysa to cast their vote for their favourite future leader, and it was a turning point for our small nation of Somaliland
in limbo for decades since its inception in 1991.