29-Mar-2017 to 16:50

Liberia produced 25.2m liters of beverages in 2016 - report

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A total of 25.2 million liters of beverages were produced last year up from 22.9 million liters in 2015, a report by the country’s Central Bank says.

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29-Mar-2017 to 15:25

Sudan rues drop in oil output

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan has rued what it called a drastic drop in oil output from between 95, 000 and 100, 000 barrels daily since November last year.

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29-Mar-2017 to 15:12

KLM to resume flights to Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Managing Director of the Liberia Airport Authority (LAA), Mr. Bako Freeman, has disclosed that KLM Royal Dutch Airline has consented to resuming flights to the country.

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29-Mar-2017 to 14:13

Senegal: Economic activity in January drops

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s domestic economic activity, excluding agriculture and forestry fell sharply by 15 percent in January 2017 compared with December 2016, the Department of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) said Wednesday.

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29-Mar-2017 to 12:47

World Bank plans to resume budgetary support to Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The World Bank plans to resume direct budgetary support to Mozambique before the end of this year, the financial institution’s representative to the southern African country Mark Lundell said on Wednesday.

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29-Mar-2017 to 12:31

Tanzania: Bank under receivership still struggles to find investor

APA-Zanzibar (Tanzania) — Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has said that the Twiga Bancorp is yet to acquire an investor after it was put under receivership for lack of adequate capital.

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29-Mar-2017 to 11:46

EIB signs €95m support for East African entrepreneurs

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The European Investment Bank on Wednesday signed two new credit lines for East Africa for a total of €95 million to be made available through Kenya’s Equity Bank and Housing Finance Corporation of Kenya (HFC).

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