Guinea-Bissau Newswire

Guinea-Bissau Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Guinea-Bissau.

Results 1 - 20 of 585 in Guinea-Bissau

  1. Citigroup Inc. Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Ophir Energy PlcRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "neutral" rating restated by equities researchers at Citigroup Inc. in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings Net reports. They presently have a GBX 137 target price on the stock.

    Comment?

  2. Author Frederick Forsyth reveals his missions for UK intelligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    British author Frederick Forsyth speaks to journalists in a hotel bar, in central Bissau, Guinea-Bissau Wednesday, March 4, 2009. British thriller writer Frederick Forsyth revealed he had conducted missions for intelligence service MI6, as extracts from his autobiography were published Sunday.

    Comment?

  3. Gains in life spans seen around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KXVO

    ... Korea. Other countries with the lowest life expectancies were Afghanistan, Chad, Central African Republic, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, South Sudan, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The rise in overall life expectancy is due to significant declines in ...

    Comment?

  4. Security Council: Officials warn political turbulence in Guinea-BissauRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    With Guinea-Bissau facing political turbulence barely a year after the re-establishment of constitutional order, the top United Nations official there expressed hope on Friday that political leaders would rise to their "historic responsibility" to preserve the gains made so far in the interest of the country and people. Briefing the Security Council, Miguel Trovoada, Special Representative and head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Support Office in that country , introduced the Secretary-Generals latest report on the activities of the Office and recalled that previous reports to the Council had always underscored how Guinea-Bissaus fragility was rooted in failure to address the underlying causes.

    Comment?

  5. Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates for Ophir Energy PlcRead the original story

    Friday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a GBX 125 price target on the stock. 8/19/2015 - Ophir Energy Plc had its "overweight" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays.

    Comment?

  6. At Security Council, UN officials warn political developments in...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | United Nations

    Miguel Trovoada, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau , briefs the Security Council. UN Photo/Loey Felipe 28 August 2015 – With Guinea-Bissau facing political turbulence barely a year after the re-establishment of constitutional order, the top United Nations official there expressed hope today that political leaders would rise to their "historic responsibility" to preserve the gains made so far in the interest of the country and people.

    Comment?

  7. UN urges political dialogue in Guinea Bissau to end crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... already fragile economic situation, on the stability of the country and on its democratic gains," he said. "Guinea-Bissau was making good progress toward stabilization and development since the elections of 2014," he added. "Our main goal should be ...

    Comment?

  8. Life expectancy climbs, but so do years of illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CBS News

    ... Korea. Other countries with the lowest life expectancies were Afghanistan, Chad, Central African Republic, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, South Sudan, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The rise in overall life expectancy is due to significant declines in ...

    Comment?

  9. Study: People living longer, but extra years marred by illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | UPI

    ... Iceland and Cyprus, while those with the lowest expectancy were Lesotho, Swaziland, Central African Republic, Guinea-Bissau, and Zimbabwe. The countries researchers found had the highest rates of health loss also were among the poorest in the world ...

    Comment?

  10. Galp Energia SGPS S.a. (Galp) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PR-inside.com

    ... gas units (AGUs). It has operations in Spain, Brazil, Angola, Venezuela, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Swaziland, Gambia, East Timor, Uruguay and Equatorial Guinea, Morocco and Namibia. Galp Energia is headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal. ...

    Comment?

  11. Sierra Leone Discharges Last Ebola PatientRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... to build the resilience of communities against future outbreaks so the whole region, including in Mali and Guinea-Bissau are better prepared for outbreaks in the future." BBC's Tulip Mazumdar says 28 people are still quarantined in Sierra Leone. ...

    Comment?

  12. CPLP: a new common marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Pravda

    ... are associated with the nine member countries of the CPLP (Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Sao Tome and Principe, Equatorial Guinea and Timor Leste), in a total of 86 nations in these regions, which equates to a ...

    Comment?

  13. Guinea-Bissau's parliament votes to get rid of new PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The China Post

    BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau -- Guinea-Bissau lawmakers on Monday adopted a proposal to try and get rid of the country's new prime minister through legal means in a bid to resolve a political crisis over his appointment. After 12 hours of intense debate in the National Assembly, the lawmakers adopted the proposal in which they "express their disagreement with the nomination of Prime Minister Baciro Dja" last week.

    Comment?

  14. MTN and Liquid Telecom partner to extend footprint and offering in AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    Customers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger connectivity footprint across Africa. This follows an announcement today that the two companies have partnered to jointly offer customers access to the largest fixed and wireless footprint across the continent.

    Comment?

  15. MTN Group and Liquid Telecom buddy up to extend African footprintRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ... to deliver gigabit-speed services in the following countries: Benin, Cameroon, Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Nigeria, Sudan, South Sudan and Swaziland. In turn, ), Tanzania and Zimbabwe. The South ...

    Comment?

  16. .com | Guinea-Bissau parliament adopts resolution to 'depose' new PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | News24

    Guinea-Bissau lawmakers on Monday adopted a proposal to try and get rid of the country's new prime minister through legal means in a bid to resolve a political crisis over his appointment. After 12 hours of intense debate in the National Assembly, the lawmakers adopted the proposal in which they "express their disagreement with the nomination of Prime Minister Baciro Dja" last week.

    Comment?

  17. Nigeria's Buhari urges calm in coup-prone Guinea-BissauRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Newstime Africa

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called on leaders in Guinea-Bissau - which has faced fresh political uncertainties since the president sacked the government earlier this month - to exercise restraint and respect the country's constitution. "President Buhari is deeply concerned by the unfolding political situation in Guinea-Bissau following the dismissal of Prime Minister Domingos Simoes Pereira and his cabinet by President Jose Mario Vaz," Buhari spokesman Femi Adesina said in a Friday statement.

    Comment?

  18. Nigeria: Crisis - Buhari Appoints Obasanjo As Special Envoy to Guinea BissauRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | AllAfrica.com

    President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concerned over the unfolding political situation in Guinea Bissau following the dismissal of the Prime Minister, Mr Domingos Pereira, and his cabinet by President Jose Mario Vaz. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by the president's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.

    Comment?

  19. Nigeria: Big Brother Role - Buhari Sends Obasanjo to Mediate in Guinea Bissau CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Apparently worried by the brewing crisis in Guinea Bissau, President, Muhammadu Buhari, has sent former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, as his Special Envoy, to mediate and help find a solution to current challenge of the West African nation. Following the dismissal of Guinea Bissau's Prime Minister, Mr Domingos Simoes Pereira and his cabinet by President Jose Mario Vaz, President Buhari had raised concern over the unfolding political situation in the country.

    Comment?

  20. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Lowers Ophir Energy Plc Price Target to GBX 149Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm presently has a "neutral" rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s price objective suggests a potential upside of 67.23% from the stock's previous close.

    Comment?