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France to Africa: Brittany & Finistere Cluster in Defense tops French cybersecurity industry.

France to Africa: Brittany & Finistere Cluster in Defense tops French cybersecurity industry.

by Alejandro Ronard Alem.- The first images that future tourists discovers  while planning  their first trip to France are the Eiffel Tower, Palace of Versailles, the Louvre, the Castles of…

Terrorism: Imminent military solutions to the anarchy of Libya.

Terrorism: Imminent military solutions to the anarchy of Libya.

Pressures mounted on the United Nations Security Council yesterday to lift its international embargo on arms to the Libyan government, in order to end chaos and fight Islamic Terrorism caused…

Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

As tensions between China and Japan multiply, there is an increasing battle for influence in other states. For example, in his recent article in The Diplomat, Jin Kai noted China…

Der Spiegel: Broad analysis on Africa & China, Internet, smartphones and the role of Women.

Der Spiegel: Broad analysis on Africa & China, Internet, smartphones and the role of Women.

China, Asia’s economic superpower, is hungry for natural resources, energy, food and markets for its products. Africa can offer all of these things: about 40 percent of global reserves of…

Society: History of the Internet in Africa

Society: History of the Internet in Africa

Although still a “young” technology, the Internet has had a profound impact on the world in the few decades that it has been around. One of the most interesting chapters…

Lybia falls apart. Oil output at 10%, refineries in hands of factions.

Lybia falls apart. Oil output at 10%, refineries in hands of factions.

Libya looks to oil and gas revenue for the majority of the country’s state spending and about 60 percent of its GDP. However, just after the new year, militias and…

International cargo tankers: Nigerian backed pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea are increasing.

International cargo tankers: Nigerian backed pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea are increasing.

West Africa.- Pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea have increasingly targeted international cargo tankers, with roughly $100 million (74 million euros) in product stolen since 2010, a risk analysis…

Attack in Suez Canal indicates Egypt`s unstability.

Attack in Suez Canal indicates Egypt`s unstability.

A video posted on YouTube and circulated on Thursday shows two men firing rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs) at a container ship that was attacked on Saturday in the Suez Canal.READ MORE…

After Gaddafi, Italy and Libya renewing 2000 years old relationship.

After Gaddafi, Italy and Libya renewing 2000 years old relationship.

  Before the Benghazi uprising last year, Italy had a cosy commercial relationship with Colonel Gaddafi. ENI, Italy’s state owned oil company, enjoyed valuable long-term oil concessions, both in the…