Zambian High Court Cancels Nationalization of Power Transmission Lines

Zambia’s high court has ruled against the government’s decision to declare a private company’s power transmission lines as a common carrier. Matthew Nkhuwa, the nation’s Energy Minister, announced last year that the power transmission lines belonging to a private company, …

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Kazakhstan Bans Foreign Farmland Ownership

The Kazakhstan government announced that it will ban foreigners from owning or renting farmland in the country. President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev ordered the ban on Thursday, ending a lengthy dispute that once prompted anti-government protests.  “I order that the sale and …

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