18-Oct-2019 to 15:00

Botswana jittery about contagion effects of sluggish S/Africa economy

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s central bank has warned that sluggish economic performance of South Africa could spill over to Botswana.

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16-Oct-2019 to 19:35

UEMOA experts recommend Regional Maritime Transport Fund

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Experts from member countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) meeting in Abidjan on Wednesday recommended the establishment of a Regional Maritime Transport Fund.

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15-Oct-2019 to 12:51

Ramaphosa’s UK visit to lure investors for Africa ends

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — In a parting shot to investors at an economic summit in London, South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday told them Africa needed between US$130 billion and US$170 billion annually to develop its infrastructure – a business opportunity they should not miss.

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14-Oct-2019 to 15:09

Africa needs investment, not foreign aid – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) —

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07-Oct-2019 to 14:39

S/Africa’s future tied to African trade, integration, says Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday told his xenophobic compatriots that their country’s future lay in trading with fellow Africans north of the Limpopo River.

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04-Oct-2019 to 06:40

S/Africa, Nigeria creating stronger economic, social ties – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa and Nigeria have agreed to boost bilateral trade between them and increase the number of small-to-medium sized Nigerian businesses in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced in Pretoria on Thursday.

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24-Sep-2019 to 13:20

S/Africa: World capital markets benefit from $5b gov’t investment

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Two US$5 billion tranches in National Treasury bonds that will mature in 2029 and 2049 have been invested in world capital markets by the South African government, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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