21-Nov-2020 to 09:23

S/Africa: Over $7b pledged at investment indaba

APA- Johannesburg (South Africa) — Investors to the 2020 South African Investment Conference have pledged to pump some US$7.3 billion into various projects, mainly in the Covid19-hit tourism and hospitality industries, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.

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16-Nov-2020 to 12:35

S/Africa eyes more investors from Africa – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is determined to attract more continental investors to set up businesses in the country ahead of the launch of the US$2.3-trillion African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in January 2021, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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20-Oct-2020 to 11:43

Kazungula Bridge: Crucial trade artery for Zambia and Botswana

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia and Botswana have taken a significant step forward in their attempt to strengthen bilateral ties and ease the process of doing business between the two countries.

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16-Oct-2020 to 13:23

Botswana official appointed World Bank Africa Group 1 director

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A senior Botswana official, Taufila Nyamadzabo, has been appointed executive director of the World Bank office for the Africa Group 1 Constituency, APA learnt here on Friday.

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14-Oct-2020 to 14:41

S/Africa’s CDC to inject $386m into African projects – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Coega Development Corporation (CDC), in keeping with Pretoria’s call to promote the development and economic integration of Africa, has decided to invest US$386 million in various economic projects in several African countries, an fficial has said.

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14-Oct-2020 to 11:33

Zimbabwe ratifies EPA with UK

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe has ratified an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the United Kingdom in a deal expected to promote reciprocal trade concessions between Harare and London.

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09-Oct-2020 to 12:27

AU fully behind African candidate for WTO post – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The African Union has thrown its full weight behind former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to lead the World Trade Organisation as its director general, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.

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