16-Mar-2017 to 15:43

Congo: Govt makes 300,000 oil bpd projections for 2018

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — Congo will produce around 300,000 barrels of oil per day in 2018, more than its current 250,000 bpd, according to projections published by the Ministry of Hydrocarbons in Brazzaville on Thursday.

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16-Mar-2017 to 14:56

Senegal’s business climate improves sharply in Q4 2016

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The business climate in Senegal improved markedly at the end of the fourth quarter of 2016 compared to the previous one, the Directorate of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) said on Thursday.

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15-Mar-2017 to 17:32

Cameroon, S/Arabia in air transport deal

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Cameroon and Saudi Arabia have signed an air transport agreement that allows airlines to serve the two countries, sources revealed.

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15-Mar-2017 to 16:39

Niger: Police seize over CFA1.5b in fake banknotes

APA-Niamey (Niger) — Counterfeit banknotes amounting to CFA1.5 billion have been seized by the investigative unit of Niger’s judicial police.

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15-Mar-2017 to 16:34

Botswana addresses “doing business” challenges – Official

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Most problems affecting Botswana's business environment are human-related, Botswana National Productivity Centre (BNPC) consultant Letsogile Batsetswe said Wednesday.

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15-Mar-2017 to 12:06

Japan's Sumitomo Corp to invest US$190m in Mozambique power project

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Japan's Sumitomo Corp has agreed to invest US$190 million to raise power generation capacity at Mozambique's Temane Power Station in Inhambane to 110 megawatts from 15MW over the next few years, state radio reported here on Wednesday.

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15-Mar-2017 to 06:29

Chinese fishing firm caught illegally processing Mozambique's protected prawns

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Fishing authorities in Mozambique’s Sofala province have seized almost a tonne of prawns that were being clandestinely processed by an illegal Chinese company, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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