14-Feb-2020 to 06:20

Measures to improve S/Africa’s energy generation all set – Ramaphosa

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — While admitting that South Africa’s load-shedding is here to stay for now, the government would be implementing measures that are set to fundamentally improve South Africa’s energy generation capacity, President Cyril Ramaphosa said in Thursday.

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13-Feb-2020 to 21:54

Coronavirus: AU wary of economic consequences

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Professor Victor Harison, Commissioner for Economic Affairs of the African Union Commission (AUC), on Thursday in Dakar, called on the governors of African Central Banks to pay attention to the economic consequences of the coronavirus which currently affects several parts of the world.

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13-Feb-2020 to 12:36

S/African brewer to slash 500 jobs, union raises red flag

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African Breweries – a subsidiary of Belgian beverages firm AB InBev -- is planning to cut 500 jobs from its payroll due to “current economic conditions” in the country, the brewer announced on Thursday.

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13-Feb-2020 to 11:33

Gambia’s economy grows by 6 percent-IMF

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambian economy has grown by six percent in 2019, according to an International Monetary Fund (IMF) report, APA can report.

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13-Feb-2020 to 10:48

AngloGold Ashanti leaving S/Africa - Official

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African mining giant AngloGold Ashanti has sold its last two operating assets in South Africa, APA learnt on Thursday.

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12-Feb-2020 to 09:43

Belgian firm resolves dispute with Gambian Taxman

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Banjul offices of SEMLEX have reopened after the Belgian firm apparently coughed up some $4000 in unpaid levies to the Gambian taxman, APA can report on Wednesday.

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11-Feb-2020 to 18:04

AS World Group promotes Expo 2020 Dubai at 33rd AU summit

APA-Dubai (United Arab Emirates) — A world tour organized by the Dubai entity AS World Group at the just-ended 33rd AU Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia provided a golden opportunity for African countries to significantly boost intra-African trade.

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