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    08-Jun-2019 to 21:53

    IT experts discuss side effects of digital boom

    APA-Tangier (Morocco) — More than 300 experts represented from 65 countries of the world are meeting in Moroccan city of Tangier, dwelling on the side effects of technologies including its role in affecting human focus and using as platform for terrorists to recruit and finance terrorism.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 18:42

    Ethiopia: Newly approved budget tops $13 bln

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian parliament on Friday unanimously passed a $13.9 billion budget for the financial year that ended on June 7, 2018.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 16:01

    South African Airways appoints interim CEO

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) has appointed Zuks Ramasia as its interim chief executive officer following the resignation last week of Vuyani Jarana.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 15:43

    SA takes part in G20 trade ministers’ confab in Japan

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel is attending a two-day G20 ministers’ preparatory meeting in the Japanese city of Tsukaba starting on Saturday.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 11:13

    Nigeria: 14m households to embrace cooking gas

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Federal Government has put measures in place to ensure that up to 13.8 million households in Nigeria embraced usage of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) for their cooking within the next five years.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 10:57

    Africa records 3.2 percent growth rate in 2018-Report

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — All sub-regions of Africa recorded a growth rate of 3.2 percent in 2018, while the fastest growing sub-region, East Africa, registered 6.2 percent, the Economic Report on Africa in 2019 reported.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 10:52

    AfDB, Turkey bankroll Mozambique projects

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The African Development Bank (AFDB) and the Turkish Agency Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) have agreed to finance two resilient projects in Mozambique at the cost of more than US$32 million, APA learnt here on Saturday.

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