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    29-Jun-2017 to 22:01

    Ethiopia, European Investment Bank sign €70m loan deal

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and the European Investment Bank (EIB) on Thursday signed a €70 million loan agreement.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 17:00

    Nigeria issues ultimatum to tax defaulters

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday issued a nine-month grace period for tax defaulters to regularise their status or face criminal prosecution for defaulting.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 16:58

    Ethiopian PM inaugurates Africa’s ‘largest’ cargo terminal

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam on Thursday inaugurated the country’s newest cargo terminal, built at a cost of €110 million.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 16:17

    Majority of companies laying off workers in Tanzania

    APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania ) — The Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, Charles Mwijage, has said the current ongoing retrenchment facing the majority of workers in the country is mostly attributed to the mild world recession and not the government's austerity measures.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 13:05

    Mozambique, Portugal ink port transport, maritime MoU

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique and Portugal have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on strengthening maritime and port transport cooperation and strengthening bilateral relations, state radio reported on Thursday.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 12:07

    S/African firms eye business opportunities in Kenya

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African companies taking part in the government-sponsored Outward Selling Mission in Kenya have identified business opportunities in the east African country, according to a business delegate with the mission on Thursday.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 06:12

    Debswana to extend diamond mine lifespan beyond 2024

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Debswana Diamond Mining, a joint venture between De Beers and the government of Botswana, plans to extend the lifespan of its Jwaneng Mine beyond 2024 as initially envisaged, APA learnt here Thursday.

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