Proactiva Open Arms boat is seen here rescuing migrants at the Mediterranean Sea enroute to Europe. The migrants docked at the Center for Temporary Assistance to Foreigners (CATE) in the port of Algeciras, Spain, File photo: Jon Nazca/Reuters

Migrants rescued but remain stranded at sea

from AHMED ZAYED in Tripoli, Libya TRIPOLI – EUROPE has been urged to allow the immediate disembarkation of more than 500 people recently rescued on the Central Mediterranean but remaining stranded at the sea. Many are reportedly survivors of…


US - China trade war

Downgrades, US-China impasse hammer SA’s Rand

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s volatile Rand currency is bearing the brunt of escalating trade tensions between China and the United States as well as possibilities of agencies downgrading the country’s sovereign rating. This depreciation spells…