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    14-Mar-2017 to 15:30

    Senegal consumer prices drop in February

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s harmonized consumer price index for February fell by 0.1 percent, according to the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD).

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    14-Mar-2017 to 05:33

    S/Africa urges youth to research before investing in business

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, has strongly advised aspiring entrepreneurs to research opportunities that are available in the market before starting a business.

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    13-Mar-2017 to 16:27

    Nyusi to promote Mozambique's gas sector in Japan

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi arrived in Tokyo on Monday where he is expected to persuade Japanese businesses to participate in Mozambique’s natural gas sector.

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    13-Mar-2017 to 14:29

    S/African metalworkers threaten to strike over closure of power stations

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has threatened to strike over the power utility Eskom’s failure to consult with the trade union over plans to shut down five power stations in the country, APA has learnt.

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    13-Mar-2017 to 14:15

    S/Africa urged to decriminalise informal mining

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Oxfam South Africa has called on the government of President Jacob Zuma to decriminalise informal mining‚ saying the sector “is largely misunderstood.”

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    13-Mar-2017 to 14:07

    CAR: W/B to donate CFA6bn toward rebuilding post-conflict Bambari

    APA-Bangui (CAR) — The vice-president of the World Bank Mactar Diop on Sunday announced in Bambari, the Central African Republic a CFA 6 billion financial aid package to help the country rebuild 23 health facilities destroyed during the conflict still blighting the region.

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    13-Mar-2017 to 13:55

    Kenya: UAE-based bank given nod to start operations

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The largest Islamic bank in the United Arab Emirates, (UAE) Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has been given approval to operate in Kenya.

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