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By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Oct 14th, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank said Friday it hoped to raise as much as $100 billion for a new technology investment fund it has set up in partnership with Saudi Arabia. The company said it would invest about $25 billion in the SoftBank Vision Fund over the ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 13th, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Japan will lease additional land next year to expand a military base in Djibouti, eastern Africa, as a counterweight to what it sees as growing Chinese influence in the region, three Japanese government sources said. China is seeking closer ties with Afric...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Oct 4th, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The dollar rose against the yen and euro on Tuesday, boosted by some upbeat U.S. economic news, while the pound wallowed near a three-decade low on concerns over a potential “hard Brexit” for Britain. The dollar added to overnight gains and wa...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Sep 23rd, 2016
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New York ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – On 21st September 2016 at a High Level Meeting on Somalia hosted by the Federal Government of Somalia, Ethiopia, Italy and the United Kingdom in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, the close partners of Somalia namely the African Union, Canada, China, D...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jul 30th, 2016
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Jijiga, Somali region, Ethiopia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Tubta Toosan Initiative with the support of IGAD and Japan conducted a four days training and consultation with over 50 young people from Somalia. The training took place 26 to 29 July 2016 in Jigjiga. The President of the Somali Region H.E. Abdi...
By Tajuddin
In Entertainment
Jul 26th, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A knife-wielding man broke into a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo early on Tuesday and killed 19 patients as they slept, authorities said, Japan’s worst mass killing in decades. At least 25 other residents were wounded in the at...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jul 22nd, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Japan’s government filed a new lawsuit against Okinawa’s governor Friday, resurrecting a long-running feud over plans to relocate a United States military base within the southern prefecture. Okinawa and Tokyo have been trying to undermine each oth...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Mar 11th, 2016
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Pyongyang, North Korea ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watched a ballistic missile launch test and ordered the country to improve nuclear attack capability by continuing to conduct more tests, the official KCNA news agency reported on Friday. The report did not say wh...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Feb 20th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smail Chergui, met with partners at the African Union (AU) Commission Headquarters, on 18 February 2016, to discuss enhanced support to the AU Mission in Somalia( AMISOM) and to the Somali National Instit...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 3rd, 2016
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Seoul, South Korea ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — North Korea plans to launch a long-range rocket it claims is for an Earth observation satellite, but critics think it’s mounting a test of its ballistic missile technology instead, that could bring it closer to building a missile to reach as far as the U...