11-Jun-2019 to 05:55

Global trade tensions worry S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — On a working visit to Japan, South Africa’s newly appointed Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel has expressed concern at the current growing trade tensions in the global economy.

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07-Jun-2019 to 09:55

Botswana to commence beef exports to China in October

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) will start selling beef to the lucrative market in China from October 2019, APA learnt here Friday.

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06-Jun-2019 to 16:32

S/Africa views African trade accord as game changer - Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel has said that the newly-approved African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) could be a game-changer for the local economy in providing a massive market for its goods and services.

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04-Jun-2019 to 12:32

Chinese yuan 'conquering' Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s central bank said Tuesday that about 10 percent of the country's foreign exchange reserves are denominated in Chinese currency, a development that highlights the increasing dominance of the yuan as the medium of global transactions.

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30-May-2019 to 11:00

Economic integration holds greatest prospect for Africa - Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has said Africa's economic integration holds the greatest prospects for the continent's future prosperity.

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29-May-2019 to 13:31

Mozambique exports power to Botswana

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique power utility, Electricidade de Mocambique (EDM) is selling 70 megawatts of power to Botswana under a five-month contract running from May to September, an official said on Wednesday.

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28-May-2019 to 18:10

Nile Basin Initiative picks new director from Sudan

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The secretariat of the Nile Basin Initiative Secretariat has appointed Sudanese professor Seifeldin Hamad Abdalla as its next Executive Director, replacing engineer Innocent Ntabana of Rwanda.

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