18-Mar-2017 to 16:57

Rwanda, China set out new areas of cooperation

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed to step up bilateral cooperation by outlining new areas of partnership.

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18-Mar-2017 to 14:58

S/Africa’s One-Stop Shop makes doing business easier - Investors

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Investors have lauded the launch of the Invest South Africa One Stop Shop (Invest SA OSS), saying it will go a long way in easing the way business is done in the country.

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18-Mar-2017 to 14:38

Botswana supermarket to expand footprints across Africa

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana-based supermarket Choppies Enterprises plans to spend $57 million to open more stores in Africa in the next 15 months.

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18-Mar-2017 to 14:11

Chinese currency's use in Uganda gaining ground

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda is one of the countries in Africa where the use of the Chinese currency also known locally as Renminbi is steadily gaining ground and is used mainly as a medium in China-Uganda trade.

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17-Mar-2017 to 17:40

Burkina poised for $64bln Bouly gold mine bonanza

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso is expecting an estimated CFA64 billion windfall from the exploitation of the Bouly gold mine (north-central) by the Russian firm NordGold, the Mines ministry revealed to APA.

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17-Mar-2017 to 13:32

B/Faso chases CFA35bn from UEMOA market

APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Burkina Faso is seeking CFA 35 billion from the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) financial market through a treasury bond issued on Friday, APA can confirm from the ministry of Economy and Finance.

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16-Mar-2017 to 17:26

Senegal and regional airport managers' union seal HQ deal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Central, West African airport managers have sealed a deal with Senegal to host their headquarters.

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