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    28-Jun-2017 to 09:25

    Africa’s most expensive cities: Abidjan 7th on chart-Survey

    APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — Abidjan is ranked 7th among the most expensive African cities for expatriate workers in 2017, according to a recent New York Cabinet Mercer survey.

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    28-Jun-2017 to 09:15

    Botswana union incensed at liquidation of mine

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU) has expressed concern at a recent High court decision to place the Lerala diamond mine under provisional liquidation, Yarona FM radio station reported here Wednesday.

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    28-Jun-2017 to 05:50

    S/Africa’s employment declines in first quarter of 2017 – Agency

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s employment decreased by 48,000 jobs to 9.6 million in the formal non-agricultural sector in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the previous quarter that saw 9.7 million jobs at the end of December 2016, Statistics South Africa (Statistics SA) has said.

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    27-Jun-2017 to 19:58

    Landlocked Botswana shies away from Namibia dry port - official

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Dry Port at Walvis Bay, on Namibia’s western coast is now fully operational and handles a large volume of cargo, although there is still more to be done to sensitise businesses in landlocked Botswana to make use of the port, a transport chief has lamented.

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    27-Jun-2017 to 18:33

    IMF team in Mozambique soon for debt audit talks

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is expected in Mozambique early next month for talks around the management of public finances following the release of an audit report into $2 billion of hidden loans dating back to 2013, APA can report on Tuesday.

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    27-Jun-2017 to 17:18

    France to invest 1 billion euro in Nigeria

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The France has set aside about one billion Euros to be invested in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry, its ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, said in Abuja on Tuesday.

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    27-Jun-2017 to 12:26

    Germany returns as member of BOAD’s Board of Directors

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Germany, on Tuesday in Dakar, returned to the Board of Directors of the West African Development Bank (BOAD), APA reports.

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