The introduction of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) into the electoral process is generating both interest and concern among voters, as well as practitioners across the globe.
Most electoral management authorities use new technologies—ranging from basic office automation to more sophisticated data processing tools—with the aim of improving the electoral process. Every year, new technologies and tools are introduced to the market.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on 18 January called for building a community of shared future for mankind and achieving shared and win-win development amid growing challenges and risks.
While expounding his vision of mankind's future in a keynote speech at the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), the leader of the world's second largest economy championed a world of lasting peace, common security for all and common prosperity, as well as an open, inclusive world, and a clean, beautiful world.
Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Sidi YayahTunis has commissioned the refurbished Mahera Beach Resort during the previous weekend.
The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Sidiyayah Tunis officially commissioned the Mahera Beach Resort, wherein he lauded the Managementof Sea Coach for resuscitating the Mahera Beach Resort which operation was halted due to the challenges it once faced. He said Lungi is the gate way to Freetown. The minister stated that the resort will contribute in many aspect of the country’s development, such as tax and revenue generation, employment opportunities, and the promotion of the tourism sector.
Major iron ore producer Sierra Leone’s economic progress has taken a double hit in recent years with the drop in global commodity prices and the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak that struck West Africa in 2014.
Now EVD free and on a mission to diversify its economy, its government has made tourism one of its priority sectors for development.