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    20-Apr-2018 to 10:05

    Australian firm discovers rubies in Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Australian miner Mustang Resources on Friday announced the discovery of new ruby reserves near its Montepuez project processing unit in Mozambique's Cabo Delgado province.

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    19-Apr-2018 to 19:00

    African economies not growing fast enough – World Bank

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — African countries must leverage innovation to boost electricity production as one way of speeding up economic growth which in its current state is not good enough, the World Bank said.

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    19-Apr-2018 to 17:42

    UK commits £2b to investments in Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The British Secretary of State for International Trade, Liam Fox has said his country will provide £2 billion worth of private sector investment in Mozambique as bilateral trade relations between the two countries continue to flourish.

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    19-Apr-2018 to 17:35

    AfDB and Kenya bank sign $100m credit line

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) on Thursday signed a $100 million line of credit agreement, to be used for lending to corporate businesses, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

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    19-Apr-2018 to 17:28

    Mozambique: Int’l tender for fuel imports launched

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s state-controlled sole importer of fuel, IMOPETRO has launched an international tender seeking a foreign firm to import 912,000 metric tons of refined petroleum products, APA can report on Thursday

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    19-Apr-2018 to 17:19

    Kenya: Fresh produce exports rake in $1.15 billion

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya earned $1.15 billion from fresh produce exports in 2017, the national consortium for the industry disclosed on Thursday.

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    19-Apr-2018 to 08:15

    S/African minister urges talks to settle bus strike

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has appealed to all parties involved in the current sporadic bus strike “to urgently and cordially” find a negotiated settlement to end the disruption of public transport that has left passengers fuming the country’s main cities.

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