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Ford Motor Company Fund Expands Global Reach with Innovative Job Training Investment in South Africa

Ford Motor Company Fund today announced the creation of a new job training and entrepreneurial development center that will assist approximately 200 people a year, part of a five-year, $4 million investment in community building across the African continent.

“As our company expands throughout the African continent, we are bringing …


CAPE TOWN, — The South African government has established the Black Emerging Filmmakers Fund which aims to assist in bridging the inequality gap for filmmakers in South Africa, says President Jacob Zuma.

He told the National Assembly here that in the next few months, the Department of Trade and Industry …

South Africa: IMF Staff Completes 2016 Article IV Mission to South Africa

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board. Based on the preliminary findings of this …

Final Results of the Presidential Elections in the Republic of Chad

Press Statement

Mark C. Toner

Deputy Department Spokesperson

Washington, DC

May 5, 2016

The United States notes the announcement by Chad’s Constitutional Council that President Deby Itno won re-election for a fifth term, and we applaud the Chadian people for their strong commitment to democracy as evidenced by the historic …