What the Nigerian Government does not seem to understand is the message that is sent by all of this activity. It is all very well to attend a big investment conference in London – and the UK Government’s efforts to encourage investment in Africa is laudable - but in the end it is not UK Ministers who will be parting with their hard-earned cash. The cold reality is that when the world’s investors note that the Nigerian Attorney-General is ripping up contracts, ignoring legal judgments, and bullying previous investors, they will think again. Past is prologue, after all. … [Read more...] about Nigeria must clean up its act to lure hard-headed Western investors
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In the interest of leaving no stone unturned, the Trump administration can take a closer look at policy toward Armenia, which possesses a number of characteristics that meet the profile of a failed state. Armenia has a declining population — and that population displays the greatest prevalence of anger in the world, according to Gallup’s Global Emotions 2019 poll. … [Read more...] about MILLER: Ceasing To Invest In Failed States Is Common Sense American Policy
For the Chinese government, whether or not Huawei is a spying tool (and I don't think evidence to prove this has been presented), the company is a crown jewel - a symbol of the country's technological development as well as a way into foreign markets and infrastructure. … [Read more...] about What does the Huawei decision mean?
Talking about CAA, he said that it would polarise the people of the country. “The government has said that enumeration for CAA and NPR will begin from April 1, and it is time that the trade unions create awareness about the Act and urge people not to assist enumerators,” said Mr. Sen. … [Read more...] about CITU leader slams Centre on disinvestment
“The next time we met in September... it was in Poland for the commemoration of the beginning of the Second World War,” Danylyuk said, adding that he met with Bolton on the sidelines of the commemoration. “I had my suspicions. There was a special situation with one of our defense companies that were acquired by Chinese. And the U.S. was concerned about this. Bolton actually made the public comments about this as well. So somehow I linked this to things and tried to understand. OK, maybe this could be related to this.” … [Read more...] about Top Ukraine Official: I Trusted Bolton More Than Anyone