Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The State of Qatar |

Secretary-General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Receives Copy of Credentials of Argentina, Kenya, Ghana Ambassadors

The Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs wished the new ambassadors success in the performance of their duties

HE Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi received separately on Sunday a copies of the credentials of HE Ambassador of the Argentine Republic Guillermo Luis Nicholas, HE Ambassador of the Republic of Kenya Boniface Nduva Mwilu, and HE Ambassador of the Republic of…

Source: FIFA |

Brazil still on top, Argentina on the podium

A total of 280 international fixtures took place during this period with significant ramifications in the Ranking

Brazil remain atop FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking (www.FIFA.com); France drop out of top three; Kazakhstan make most progress. Between the final qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, the UEFA and Concacaf Nations Leagues fixtures, the qualifiers for continental championships in Asia and Africa, and a host of friendly matches,…

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FIFA Appeal Committee passes decisions on Brazil v. Argentina

After analysing the submissions of both parties and considering all circumstances of the case, the Appeal Committee confirmed that the match would be replayed

The FIFA Appeal Committee has taken decisions on the appeals lodged by the Brazilian Football Association (CBF) and the Argentinian Football Association (AFA) against the decisions issued by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee (https://fifa.fans/3MSCyRc) on the abandoned Brazil v. Argentina match in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ qualifiers on 5 September…

Source: Kingdom of Morocco - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccan Expatriates |

MFA Nasser Bourita held talks with his Argentinian counterpart

Both sides reviewed the state of bilateral relations and discussed the prospects for their development, pledging to promote a dynamic sectoral cooperation

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccan Expatriates, MFA Nasser Bourita, held talks, on Friday, March 04, 2022 by videoconference, with Minister of Foreign Relations, International Trade and Worship of the Argentine Republic, Mr. Santiago Andrés Cafiero. On this occasion, the two Ministers welcomed the positive and sustained…

Source: Republic of South Africa: Department of International Relations and Cooperation |

South Africa: Minister Pandor to participate in the High-Level Segment of the 49th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland

Minister Pandor will deliver South Africa’s statements at the High-Level Segment and on the High-Level Mainstreaming Panel in the afternoon of 28 February 2022

The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr Naledi Pandor, will participate in the High-Level Segment of the 49th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, from 28 February to 2 March 2022. The High-Level Segment will afford countries, represented by Heads of State and Governments,…

Source: FIFA |

Lions and Scorpions on the rise

The other confederations have the same number of representatives as in the December 2021 Ranking

Belgium keep top spot in FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking; Senegal and Gambia progress after Cup of Nations; change to Top 5. After winning their first CAF Africa Cup of Nations title last weekend, Senegal continued their ascent into the upper echelons of world football. In fact, the Lions of Teranga have…

Source: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) |

UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2022

The Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT) adopted the confidential report on its visit to Cabo Verde, which has been sent to the state authorities

The UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT) will visit Argentina, Ecuador, Lebanon, Turkey and Tunisia in 2022. It will also hold high-level talks with the Brazilian authorities on the country's torture preventive mechanism. "We are very pleased to be able to recommence our visits in 2022 to help protect people deprived…

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Nominees for The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2021 revealed

FIFA has revealed the candidates shortlisted for The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2021, the winners of which will be revealed at an online ceremony on 17 January 2022

Shortlists for players’, goalkeepers’ and coaches’ prizes announced; public voting via FIFA.com (https://fifa.fans/3xdZ943): votes can be cast until 10 December 2021; the Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2021 show to take place on 17 January 2022. FIFA has revealed the candidates shortlisted for The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2021, the winners of which…

Source: RedCloud Technologies |

RedCloud Announces Expansion of its Open Commerce Marketplace

First frictionless platform developed to solve the global supply chain problem

RedCloud (www.RedCloudtechnology.com) has announced the availability of its open commerce platform, a decentralised market for B2B buyers and sellers, in Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Nigeria, South Africa, and Mexico. The platform, accessed via the Red101 app, now has a pipeline of one million merchants, with over 270,000 merchant downloads to date.…

Source: CAJ News Africa |

Mascherano adds voice to World Cup every 2 years

By AKANI CHAUKE, CAJ News Agency, South Africa Bureau

JAVIER Mascherano, the legendary Argentina star, is the latest high profile figure in the beautiful game to support a proposal to hold the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup every two years. His backing follows the global governing body disclosing it would conduct a feasibility study to determine…