Day: March 5, 2023

Egyptian President and Visiting Iraqi PM Seek to Deepen Ties

CAIRO — Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi held talks Sunday with Iraq’s prime minister in Cairo as the two countries seek to deepen ties and reinforce a regional alliance with Jordan.Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia al-Sudani landed in the Egyp…

Satellites Could Beam Poorest Nations out of Digital Desert

DOHA, QATAR — Only a third of people in the world’s poorest countries can connect to the internet, the U.N. telecoms agency said Sunday, but low-flying satellites could bring hope to millions, especially in remote corners of Africa.Tech giants includin…

South African President to Announce Cabinet Reshuffle on Monday

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will announce changes to the national executive at 7:00 p.m. (1700 GMT) on Monday, presidential spokesman Vincent Magwenya said on Sunday.A Cabinet reshuffle has been widely expected since Ramaphos…