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Doraleh Port targets new era of expansion

In February 2018 Djibouti terminated its contract with Dubai’s DP World and set up a public company – Société de Gestion du Terminal à Conteneurs de Doraleh (SGTD) – to run Doraleh Container Port.

How can Somalia avoid the ‘resource curse’?

The discovery of oil could bring great wealth to Somalia, but the country’s leaders will need to act wisely in order to ensure the benefits outweigh the downsides, writes Hakim Abdi.

Somaliland calls for talks with Somalia

Somaliland wants to reopen talks with the newly elected government of Somalia on security, economic cooperation and development, according to the autonomous region’s foreign minister.…

Is Somali piracy set to become a threat again?

Until April, the Al Kausar was just one of thousands of anonymous dhows plying the ancient maritime route between the bazaars of the Persian Gulf and the merchants of the East African coast.…