27-Feb-2020 to 11:35

AfDB offers Botswana line of credit to scale-up investments

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) on Thursday signed an US$80-million line of credit agreement to help scale-up key investments in the southern African country.

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22-Feb-2020 to 13:55

EAC summit postponed on South Sudan's request

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The 21st Ordinary Meeting of the Summit of East African Community Heads of State that was scheduled for 29th February in Arusha, Tanzania has been postponed to a later date, the organisation's Secretariat disclosed on Saturday.

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18-Feb-2020 to 16:52

eSwatini’s SACU receipts to rise by 32.5%

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini's share of Southern African Customs Union (SACU) receipts is expected to rise by 32.5 percent during the 2020/21 financial year, Finance Minister Neal Rijkenberg announced on Tuesday.

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12-Feb-2020 to 13:39

S/African wines shine at Russian trade show – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) —

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10-Feb-2020 to 17:10

South Africa assumes AU chairmanship

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa took over the chairmanship of the African Union for the year 2020, replacing Egypt’s Abdel Fattah el-Sisi who chaired the organization through 2019.

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10-Feb-2020 to 11:39

S/Africa scouts for business opportunities in West Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African business firms are upbeat at the start of their five-day trade and investment mission to West Africa which kicked off in Ghana on Monday, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nomalungelo Gina has said.

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16-Jan-2020 to 08:07

Anglopone West Africa meet over single currency

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Anglophone West African nations, which are members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), have resolved to meet over the proposed regional single currency, the Eco, and assess the impact of its adoption by their French-speaking counterparts.

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