SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

05-May-2015 to 19:23

Swaziland poised for $3m COMESA project

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland will receive over $3 million supports from the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) for the implementation of regional integration projects, local media reported on Tuesday.

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11-Feb-2015 to 13:08

Swaziland economy to grow by 2.1 percent in 2015-Official

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s economy is expected to grow by 2.1 percent in 2015, up from 0.3 percent in 2014, the Central Bank of Swaziland (CBS) Governor Majozi Sithole said on Wednesday.

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20-Jan-2015 to 07:28

Swazi woman to be honoured by Queen Elizabeth II

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A Swazi woman is among 60 young people from around the world who have been selected to be the first recipients of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award to be given by Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom during a ceremony scheduled for London in June, APA learns here Tuesday.

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05-Jan-2015 to 16:21

Swaziland’s exports to US under AGOA falls by 11.6 percent

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s exports to the United States of America under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) fell by 11.6 percent in 2014, dropping from E558 million to E493 million, according to the country’s business year book 2014 published on Monday.

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02-Jan-2015 to 14:10

Swaziland’s annual sugar production to grow by 5 percent

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s sugar production is expected to grow annually by 5 percent in three years, Swaziland Sugar Association (SSA) President Nick Jackson said on Friday.

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29-Dec-2014 to 10:30

Swazi-born S/African musician in coma after road crash

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swazi-born gospel musician Sipho Makhabane is in a coma after he was involved in a nasty car accident in Middelburg, South Africa at the weekend, state media reported here Monday.

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23-Dec-2014 to 19:20

Swaziland: High tariffs inhibit foreign investment-Minister

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland competes with numerous others in luring foreign direct investors, said Mthayipha Dlamini, Minister of Commerce, Industry and Trade, adding that the South African country’s rankings in the World Bank Ease of Doing Business had shown a significant improvement.

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