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  1. Next peak for climbers- $1.5m

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun There's one week to go before 20 intrepid Hongkongers attempt to scale Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, all for the sake of poor children in Vietnam. The group, including Skyline Technologies' Martin Albert, held a small fund-raiser at Crow's Nest last night, which added to their already surpassed goal of $1 million for the Christina Noble Foundation. ...

  2. Be calmed

    Posted Mar 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Kate Eshelby

    ... Kate Eshelby 'It's the metal in my leg,' Nialls explains as he passes through security at Arusha airport, in one of Tanzania's busiest tourist towns, causing the beeper ... his crime-infested homeland of South Africa to live in Tanzania. The country has never suffered civil war, although Nialls has; the metal in his leg came from an attack in Ivory Coast ...

  3. When today's ally is tomorrow's adversary

    Posted Apr 30th 2007, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... it to shut down most of its diplomacy. It was also just starting its foreign aid business. Later that year, I visited the first Chinese exhibition in Dar es Salaam in Tanzania- one result of the Zhou visit. Another was China's biggest contribution to African development- the Tanzam railway linking landlocked Zambia to Tanzania and the sea. It was a political and development project, ...

  4. Shipowners call for decisive action on piracy

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... that can restore law and order thus arresting the civil disorder and criminal activities in Somalia.' Kenya, Tanzania, the Seychelles and the Netherlands have agreed to prosecute Somali ...

  5. China in Africa

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Frisch

    ... and infrastructure such as the strategic Tanzania-Zambia railway line. Goodwill has carried over to a less ideological era: a fact noted with annoying frequency because these essays have not been pared down ...

  6. Nobel prize winner and former president continues on his endless quest for peace

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... in Africa. As a young diplomat, serving in Tanzania in East Africa, he enjoyed an outstanding reputation as a specialist in African politics and peace-building, and it was at the request of African ...

  7. Fancy a dip?

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... Deepest Point: 1,470m Location: Bordering Burundi, The DRC, Tanzania and Zambia Lake Tanganyika is the second largest freshwater lake in the world by volume, and the second deepest. ...

  8. Hearts and crafts

    Posted Oct 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... country, which shares its borders with Tanzania to the north, Zambia to the west and Mozambique to the south and east. The masked dance has finished, and the men and women are performing a group ...

  9. Travellers' checks

    Posted Aug 27th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... are available on this and other trips. Later expeditions- none of which will be repeated, at least by Pioneer- include a river safari in Tanzania, rafting in Madagascar and the chance to scale ...

  10. Adventures of a globetrotter

    Posted Jul 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at or kidnapped, so he hired two bodyguards with Uzi submachine guns to follow him around. In Tanzania, there was a very narrow escape. 'A couple of warlords were trying to shoot down our plane,' ...




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