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Friday, 13 November 2009

African Infrastructure Report

A new report from the World Bank and African partners, Africa's Infrastructure: A Time for Transformation, highlights the findings of a 24-country study (including Zambia) and urges increased investment in four critical areas: energy, transport, water, and information and communications technology.


Additional comments to follow after a proper read.

6 comments:

  1. Nuclear power plans for Africa and the Middle East:

    http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSLDE5BN04Y20091229?type=marketsNews

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  2. Bridges for Kenya:

    http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/africa/08/19/cnnheroes.parker.kenya.bridges/index.html?hpt=C2

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  3. South Africa, China Sign Railway Accord; Test Demand for High-Speed Link:

    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-09-01/south-africa-to-test-market-demand-for-high-speed-rail-link-from-october.html

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  4. Angola's railways back on track:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-11295533

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  5. Benguela railway:

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/from_our_own_correspondent/9023642.stm

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  6. India imports 15,000 Chinese laborers to build, teach infrastructure projects. My comment - The importance of the below article shows that there are logical reasons for economic activities and systems to operate rather than politics and conspiracy theories.

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/10/23/AR2010102303990.html?nav=hcmoduletmv

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