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18-Feb-2020 to 13:27

Ramaphosa urges S/African business to invest in infrastructure

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday urged his country’s financial sector to invest in much-needed infrastructure at both national and community levels.

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17-Feb-2020 to 19:38

Kenya landlords lost out in property market in 2019-report

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Buyers and tenants maintained the upper hand in the real estate market throughout 2019, demanding bargains in deals as oversupply and a general economic slowdown impacted the market, a new report disclosed on Monday.

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17-Feb-2020 to 16:06

Kenya’s standard chartered bank launches mobile traded bond

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Standard Chartered Bank Kenya has become the first commercial bank in Kenya to launch bond traded exclusively through mobile phone, the bank announced Monday.

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14-Feb-2020 to 19:11

Liberia to be represented at world's largest cocoa conference

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A Liberian delegation of cocoa corporation leaders, exporters, commercial farmers, policymakers, and regulators will attend the eighth edition of the Chocoa conference and trade fair in Amsterdam, Netherlands, APA can report Friday.

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14-Feb-2020 to 14:24

IMF boss due in Morocco on February 17

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristina Georgieva, will travel to Morocco for a four-day visit (February 17 to 20), the first since her appointment as head of the financial institution.

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14-Feb-2020 to 11:09

Liberia quarantine 71 passengers from China

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The acting Director General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL), Dr. Masoka Fallah, has confirmed the quarantine of 71 travelers who just returned from China.

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14-Feb-2020 to 06:48

S/Africa to regulate commercial use of hemp products – Ramaphosa

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa would this year open up and regulate the commercial use of hemp products -- providing business opportunities for the country’s small-scale farmers, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Thursday.

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