Author: Salvador Baloi (Salvador Baloi)

Governo britânico eleva nível de alerta por causa da variante Ómicron
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UK Government raises alert level for Omicron Variant

The UK announced this Sunday that it has raised the alert level for covid-19, due to a "rapid increase" in outbreaks of the Omicron variant. According to UK health authorities, the alert level has been raised from three to four, the second highest pointing to increased transmission, and the pressure on the...

Orçamento do Estado para 2022 com défice de 156,7 mil milhões
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State Budget for 2022 with a 156.7 billion deficit

Government says that the State Budget for 2022 will have a deficit of 156.7 billion Meticais, which represents 13.9% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This gap will be covered by external grants amounting to 86.9 billion Meticais and by external credits valued at 11.7 billion Meticais. Another source of funding for the...

Sociedade civil sugere ajustamento da taxa do imposto sobre a indústria extractiva
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Civil society suggests adjusting the tax rate on the extractive industry

Communities and civil society consider that there is a need to adjust upwards the tax rate on the mining and oil industry, whose value is disbursed annually by companies in the sector for the implementation of community projects. According to Dércio Alfazema, from the Institute for Multiparty Democracy (IMD), the percentage of the compensation and/or benefits the communities where...

Moçambique regista avanços na promoção da equidade no acesso à educação
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Mozambique makes progress in promoting equity in access to education

The Minister of Education and Human Development, Carmelita Namashulua, considers that the country is registering significant advances in the promotion of equity in access and participation in education, especially for girls, thanks to the implementation of several initiatives towards an equitable and innovative inclusive education. Speaking this Wednesday, during the presentation of...

Alcançado financiamento da Central Térmica de Temane
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Financing for Temane Thermal Power Plant reached

Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), Sasol and Globeleq have reached financial close with the financial institutions that will disburse the resources for the construction of the natural gas-fired Temane Thermal Power Plant (CTT), with an installed capacity of 450 MW of power on a natural gas basis. The Temane thermal power plant project is...

Moçambique conclui hoje o processo de digitalização
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Mozambique concludes the digitalization process today

Mozambique concludes today, Friday, the digitalization process with the switching off of the 16 analogical Television of Mozambique (TVM) transmitters. The announcement was made by the Minister of Transport and Communications, Janfar Abdulai, on the sidelines of the inauguration this morning of the Provincial Delegation of the Mozambique Communications Institute (INCM). On the occasion, the Government of Inhambane asked...

“Pandemia está a caminhar a duas velocidades”, considera OMS
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"Pandemic is moving at two speeds," deems WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) believes that the covid-19 pandemic is moving at two very different speeds, with the disease impacting vaccinated and unvaccinated people. On Thursday, the WHO said that in the case of vaccinated people, they may still be infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus but will have, in most cases,...

Mais de 250 mil pessoas vão cruzar Ressano Garcia durante a Quadra festiva
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More than 250 thousand people will cross Ressano Garcia during the festive season

The National Migration Service (SENAMI) in the province of Maputo revealed on Thursday that just over 250,000 people may cross the border at Ressano Garcia during the festive season. According to SENAMI, there has been an increase in the migratory movement in the last few days, with 44,958 travelers registered against 32,304 registered in the same period of the year...