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Auto exports jump 53 percent on base effect, economic recovery

Korea Times 16 May 2021
Hyundai Motor Company's Palisades to be exported to Republic of the Congo move into a cargo ship at Pyeongtaek harbor in Gyeonggi Province, May 15. Courtesy of Hyundai Motor Company ... The country's outbound shipments of automobiles reached 188,293 units in April, according to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy ... Industry leader Hyundai Motor Co.
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Record metals boom may threaten transition to green energy

The Observer 16 May 2021
But it also risks triggering a rush on metals and minerals that could derail climate action ... But forecasts vary widely ... The Democratic Republic of the Congo produced 70% of cobalt and rare earth elements in 2019, according to IEA data, and China was responsible for refining nearly 90% of rare earths used globally ... Others are less pessimistic ... .
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Some hospital security personnel in Wa raise eyebrows over coronavirus vaccine

Ghana Web 16 May 2021
These AstraZeneca vaccine doses, which were developed by the Serum Institute of India (SII), formed part of the larger 1.7 million consignment of doses allotted earlier to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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30 sentenced to death over anti-police clashes in DR Congo

Urdu Point 15 May 2021
Kinshasa, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 15th May, 2021 ) .Thirty people were sentenced to death in the Democratic Republic of Congo ...
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DR Congo Eid violence: Court hands down death sentences

BBC News 15 May 2021
Twenty-nine people have been sentenced to death in the Democratic Republic of Congo in connection with Eid violence that erupted in the capital, Kinshasa ... The death penalty is no longer applied in DR Congo and those found guilty will serve life sentences instead. Trial broadcast live ... Related Topics. .
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Thirty sentenced to death over anti-police clashes in DR Congo

Al Jazeera 15 May 2021
Thirty people were sentenced to death in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) after a one-day trial for their role in anti-police violence marking the end of Ramadan in the capital ... But Kinshasa on the Congo River in the west of the vast central African country also ...
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Portland protest march calls attention to plight of Congolese minority

Marietta Daily Journal 15 May 2021
May 14—About 100 people took to the streets of Portland Friday in a protest march calling attention to the plight of the Banyamulenge people, a minority tribe in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. More than 300 Banyamulenge have resettled ... .
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DR Congo sentences 30 people to death over clashes with police in Kinshasa

France24 15 May 2021
Thirty people were sentenced to death in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday after a one-day trial for their role in anti-police violence marking the end of Ramadan in the capital, judicial sources said ... .
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30 sentenced to death over Id clashes in DR Congo

The Hindu 15 May 2021
Thirty people were sentenced to death in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday for their role in anti-police violence marking the end of Ramad ....
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29 sentenced to death in DR Congo following Eid clashes

Anadolu Agency 15 May 2021
A court in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)'s capital Kinshasa on Saturday sentenced 29 people to death for malicious destruction of property and criminal association ... Eleven police vehicles were damaged, one of which was set on fire ... .
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DRC president hails mining, infrastructure cooperation with China

People Daily 15 May 2021
KINSHASA, May 14 (Xinhua) -- President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Felix Tshisekedi said on Thursday that he attaches great importance to DRC-China relations and intends to deepen mining and infrastructure cooperation with Chinese companies ... (Web editor ... .
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Marvel actor Blondy Baruti, who starred in 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2,' launched BePerk, a ...

Business Insider 15 May 2021
Marvel actor and BePerk CEO Blondy Baruti ... Baruti spoke with Insider about designing the app ... Originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Baruti escaped a bloody conflict in his youth, walking hundreds of miles to safety ... My Unlikely Journey from the Congo to Hollywood." ... She added ... "Hey man, hey man - I come from the Congo, OK," he said ... ....
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DRC sentences 30 people to death over Eid day anti-police riots

Ghana Web 15 May 2021
Rival Muslim groups clashed during post-Ramadan Eid on May 13 in Kinshasa ... Thirty people have been sentenced to death by a court in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC; for their roles in deadly post-Ramadan, Eid-ul-Fitr; anti-police riot ... Join our Newsletter. .
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