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    18-Apr-2018 to 09:15

    Ethiopia’s economy to grow fastest in Africa-Report

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Economic Outlook report released on Wednesday by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington estimates Ethiopia’s economy to grow quickest in Africa this year.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 19:56

    First Quarter: Mozambique-China trade up 24.24 percent

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Trade flows between Mozambique and China grew by 24.24 percent to $33.5 million in the first two months of 2018, compared with the same period last year, figures seen by APA on Tuesday suggest.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 19:49

    Ivorian railway outfit acquires four locomotives

    APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The International Society of African Rail Transport (SITARAIL) has announced the acquisition of four new locomotives to increase its traction capacity, a statement released on Monday said.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 17:48

    Southern Africa trio keen to resume $550m port project

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The governments of Mozambique, Botswana and Zimbabwe will meet soon to resume the construction project for the $550 million Techobanine port in the Matutuíne district of Maputo province.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 17:32

    Kenya: Mauritius firm acquires 75 percent stake in bank under receivership

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Mauritius-based financial Institution, SBM Holdings has finalized the acquisition of 75 percent of certain assets and deposits of a local Kenyan bank under receivership, the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) disclosed on Tuesday.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 13:03

    Kenyatta urges UK investors to invest in Kenya

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta kicked off the program for his five-day visit to the UK by presiding over the opening ceremony of the London Stock Exchange on Tuesday.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 08:30

    Millions to watch King Mswati's 50th anniversary celebrations

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Millions across the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are expected to witness this week’s 50th birthday anniversary of King Mswati III of Swaziland following a decision to broadcast live the event in all the 15 countries in the region, an official revealed on Tuesday.

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