24-Jan-2020 to 21:42

Gambia tobacco importers told to regulate sector

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Commissioner General of The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has called on importers of cigarette into the country to register with his office.

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22-Jan-2020 to 15:24

Botswana: Car dealerships probed over money laundering

APA-Gaborone – (Botswana) — Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) said Wednesday that it has launched an operation targeting grey import car dealerships and and ongoing campaign against money laundering.

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22-Jan-2020 to 12:04

Gambia denies increase in customs duty

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has dismissed reports making the rounds on social media, suggesting an increase in customs duties on goods bound for the country, in a statement seen by APA on Wednesday.

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21-Jan-2020 to 20:35

Eco: West Africa's single currency palaver!

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The issue could not be more confusing - five Anglophone countries of West Africa plus Guinea rejecting the use of the Eco as a single currency to replace the CFA francs by their Francophone counterparts apparently without their consent.

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21-Jan-2020 to 19:58

Botswana 's unemployment hits record high

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Official figures released by state run Statistics Botswana on Tuesday show that unemployment has increased from 17.6 percent three years ago to 20.7 percent, representing a record high.

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21-Jan-2020 to 16:46

BREXIT presents opening for better Kenya-UK trade ties-Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday said BREXIT presents an opportunity for Kenya and the UK to forge deeper trade ties as he pitched for private sector support to accelerate delivery of the ‘Big 4 Agenda’ projects.

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21-Jan-2020 to 10:19

Kenyan investment bank predicts continued opportunities for NSE

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Genghis Capital, one of the leading investment banks in Kenya on Tuesday released a report predicting that the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) will offer both local and foreign investment opportunities for the year 2020.

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