26-May-2022 to 11:22

S/Africa exports to Africa surpass $26 billion in 2021 – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s exports to fellow African countries surpassed its trade to the European Union in 2021 – with some US$26 billion recorded as compared to exports to the EU which amounted to US$24 billion during the same year, APA has learnt.

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25-May-2022 to 17:25

AU chair calls for own rating agency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Africa is on Wednesday celebrating Africa Day, with the African Union chairperson and Senegalese President Macky Sall calling for the creation of a Pan-African credit agency to serve the continent much better than the current case with Western ratings agencies.

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22-May-2022 to 12:21

Davos 2022: Namibia showcases green hydrogen potential

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia is participating at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos for the first time and is using the opportunity to showcase its vast green hydrogen potential, the presidency announced on Sunday.

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09-May-2022 to 21:21

Ramaphosa urges investors to take advantage of economic reforms

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President on Monday called on business and investors to take advantage of “the changes that are underway and turn their pledges and commitment made at investment conferences into tangible, job creating investments.”

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21-Apr-2022 to 12:52

Kisumu poised to host 9th Africities summit

APA-Kisumu (Kenya) — The Kenyan city of Kisumu is preparing to host the 9th edition of the Africities Summit scheduled to take place on May 17 to 21, 2022 with a record 170 sessions, APA can report on Thursday.

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30-Mar-2022 to 07:35

African Energy Week organisers partner with market intelligence group

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Organisers of the African Energy Week (AEW) have entered into a pact with global market intelligence group IHS Markit under which the latter would support and strengthen energy-related dialogue at the annual energy summit.

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29-Mar-2022 to 16:42

What benefit as EAC accepts DRC membership?

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — As the Democratic Republic of Congo becomes the East African Community's seventh member, questions are being asked in relation to what the region as a whole and this vast country stand to benefit from its new membership.

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