AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

27-May-2022 to 13:47

S/Africa’s apex bank targets inflationary pressures – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa's rising inflation has become a serious concern for both real incomes and consumption, with food prices and transport costs showing upwards trends, reserve bank deputy governor Kuben Naidoo said on Friday.

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27-May-2022 to 12:34

Ramaphosa hopes ‘monkeypox stays away from S/Africa’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa says he hopes that monkeypox will spare South Africa in view of the fact that the country is still smarting from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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26-May-2022 to 13:38

S/African government condemns racism at schools

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government on Thursday condemned acts of racism at the University of Stellenbosch in the Western Cape province.

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26-May-2022 to 11:22

S/Africa exports to Africa surpass $26 billion in 2021 – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s exports to fellow African countries surpassed its trade to the European Union in 2021 – with some US$26 billion recorded as compared to exports to the EU which amounted to US$24 billion during the same year, APA has learnt.

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25-May-2022 to 17:25

AU chair calls for own rating agency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Africa is on Wednesday celebrating Africa Day, with the African Union chairperson and Senegalese President Macky Sall calling for the creation of a Pan-African credit agency to serve the continent much better than the current case with Western ratings agencies.

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25-May-2022 to 10:59

Germany commits to supporting S/Africa’s economic recovery

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s efforts towards industrialisation, infrastructure development and job creation as laid out in its Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan have received committed support from Germany, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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24-May-2022 to 16:49

What is Germany's chancellor seeking in Africa?

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Within the context of the fallout from Russia's protracted war with Ukraine, European countries have been lining up for new sources of oil and gas to power their insatiable industries.

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