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    23-Feb-2015 to 14:47

    Zimbabwe appeals for AfDB debt relief assistance

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa on Monday pleaded with a visiting delegation of African Development Bank (AfDB) executive directors for assistance in settling debt arrears to multilateral financial institutions.

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    19-Feb-2015 to 12:20

    AfDB executive directors due in Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A delegation of African Development Bank Group executive directors is expected to arrive in Mozambique to assess the impact of projects funded by the bank in the southern African nation, the bank said Thursday.

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    15-Feb-2015 to 09:33

    HSBC threatens S/African weekly over leaked banking details

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Banking giant HSBC reportedly threatened Sunday Times over an article published by the South African weekly last week that showed that wealthy locals held more than R23 billion (about US$2 million) in secret Swiss bank accounts.

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    12-Feb-2015 to 15:20

    World Bank executive directors visiting Malawi

    APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — World Bank executive directors arrived in Malawi on Thursday for a four-day visit to appreciate the country\'s development progress, opportunities and challenges.

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    11-Feb-2015 to 14:56

    Zimbabwe central bank chief rules out salary hikes in 2014

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s central bank governor John Mangudya has ruled out salary increments for 2014, warning Wednesday that the current unstable economic conditions were seriously hampering the competitiveness of local businesses.

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    10-Feb-2015 to 09:16

    Namibian anti-graft body to probe Swiss bank scandal

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Director of Namibia’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Paulus Noa said Tuesday that the commission was ready to pursue individuals implicated in a global tax-evasion scam that was unearthed at Swiss banking giant HSBC.

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    07-Feb-2015 to 07:41

    Zimbabwe apex bank to unveil 2015 monetary policy next week

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya will next week present his long-awaited monetary policy statement for 2015 that is expected to outline measures to improve financial sector stability and liquidity in the economy, APA learnt here Saturday.

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