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    06-Jan-2018 to 15:40

    Chad hikes fuel pump price

    APA-N’Djamèna (Chad) — The price of gas at the pump in Chad has risen from 523 to 570 CFA franc, an increase of 17 franc, whereas a liter of diesel is now sold at 590 franc against 568 franc previously, an increase of 22 CFA, APA can report on Saturday.

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    05-Jan-2018 to 16:02

    UEMOA’s inflation rate down in November 2017

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The inflation rate in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) recorded a year on year decrease of 0.6 percent at the end of November 2017 against 1.1 percent the previous month.

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    05-Jan-2018 to 11:26

    Cameroon to hold economic, trade meetings in China

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — An event called Cameroon’s Economic, Industrial and Commercial Days in China (JEICAC) will kick off in April 2018, APA learned on Thursday from the Association of Cameroonian Employers (ECAM), which is the organizing the event.

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    04-Jan-2018 to 19:20

    South Africa: Central Bank unhappy with ‘nationalisation talk'

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has expressed concern over the policy of the ruling African National Congress to nationalise the country’s top bank.

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    04-Jan-2018 to 13:43

    Tanzanai: BOT liquidates five banks

    APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The Bank of Tanzania (BOT) has revoked the licence of five banks and placed them under compulsory liquidation, after failing to meet mandatory capital requirements.

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    04-Jan-2018 to 12:41

    Sierra Leone inks five-year energy deal with Turkey

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The government in Sierra Leone has announced an energy deal with the government of Turkey to boost electricity supply in the capital city Freetown.

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    04-Jan-2018 to 10:25

    South Africa: Moody's slashes Steinhoff credit rating

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — World renowned credit ratings agency Moody's has downgraded debt held by the embattled South Africa-based home retail giant Steinhoff over its accounting scandal, the ratings body said on Thursday.

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