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    17-Jun-2018 to 19:35

    Senegal suffers dip in economic activity

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Domestic economic activity (excluding agriculture and forestry) in Senegal recorded a contraction of 6.9 percent in April 2018 compared with the previous month, according to the outlook of the Directorate of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) seen by APA on Sunday.

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    16-Jun-2018 to 17:02

    Ethiopia, UAE sign $3b concessional loan deal

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday signed a $3 billion concessional loan and investment agreement.

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    16-Jun-2018 to 16:15

    Cameroon-based banks now up to 15

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — Fifteen banks are currently operating in Cameroon, following a decision by the Ministry of Finance authorizing the Crédit communautaire d’Afrique (CCA) to exercise as a bank, concordant sources told APA Saturday.

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    16-Jun-2018 to 15:52

    Senegal’s leather manufacturing in slight decline

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Leather and goods manufactured with the resource in Senegal dipped 1.4 percent quarter-on-quarter in Q1 2018 compared with the previous quarter, according to data collected by the Directorate of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) from the industry.

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    16-Jun-2018 to 07:42

    Bank of Namibia urges banks to list on local bourse in line with sector charter

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Bank of Namibia governor Iipumbu Shiimi has urged local banks to list on the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX) in order for them to comply with the Namibian Financial Sector Charter (NFSC).

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    14-Jun-2018 to 17:09

    Namibia vehicle sales rebound in May

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s vehicle sales for May 2018 rose 11.3% to 918 units after a massive decline of 27.8% reported in the prior month, financial firm Simonis Storm Securities said on Thursday.

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    14-Jun-2018 to 16:09

    Liberia’s Weah signs ETON financing, EBOMAF loan agreement into law

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has signed into law the ETON Finance PLT Limited and EBOMAF Loan Agreements recently passed by both the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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