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Gov’t petitioned to save dwindling wood industry

Stakeholders in the wood and timber industry have petitioned government to step in and salvage the sharp decline in the timber and wood industry. The stakeholders lamented about the continual dwindling of this natural resources without commensurate reforestation aside the lack of the requisite skills in terms of artisans and industries to meet both local […]Read More
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Pay back MASLOC loans – MP

Members of Parliament have called on beneficiaries of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) to pay back their loans to ensure its sustainability. According to them, non-payment of loans by defaulters is gradually collapsing the scheme, which was meant to support Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country. In a statement on the […]Read More
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Uber ends driverless car programme in Arizona

Uber has pulled the plug on its self-driving car operation in Arizona two months after a pedestrian was killed in an accident involving one of its cars. However, the ride-hailing company said it hopes to resume self-driving tests in Pennsylvania this summer. The firm said it was committed to self-driving technology and “looked forward to […]Read More