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    10-Apr-2019 to 20:14

    Namibia’s Apex bank keeps Repo rate at 6.75 percent

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Bank of Namibia (BoN) left the Repo rate unchanged at 6.75%, the central banks Deputy Governor Ebson Uanguta announced on Wednesday.

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    10-Apr-2019 to 20:02

    AfDB approves $4.8m grant to accelerate African free trade

    APA-Banjul IThe Gambia) — The Board of the African Development Bank has approved an institutional support grant of $4.8 million to the African Union (AU) to accelerate the momentum of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA).

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    10-Apr-2019 to 14:46

    Egypt: IMF okays economic reform implementation

    APA-Cairo (Egypt) - By Mohamed Fayed — The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde has welcomed the implementation of the economic reform programme in Egypt.

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    10-Apr-2019 to 13:53

    Guinea-Bissau sets cashew nuts price at 500 CFA francs per kilogram

    APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau has set cashew nuts price at 500 CFA per kilogram, Alberto Mendes Pereira, the Chief Inspector of the Ministry of Commerce said on Wednesday.

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    10-Apr-2019 to 05:49

    S/African gov’t welcomes Rio Tinto’s $463m investment

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government welcomes the announcement by global mining company Rio Tinto of a US$463 million investment in the expansion of its Richards Bay Minerals operation in the country, a senior minister has said.

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    10-Apr-2019 to 05:39

    Ramaphosa appoints S/Africa industrial revolution commission

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed members of the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) to guide the development of this new scientific endeavour.

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    10-Apr-2019 to 05:24

    New S/African trains to improve travel services – Ramaphosa

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has described the unveiling of the new Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) train fleet as a milestone, saying they will go a long way to improve travel services for commuters.

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