SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

21-Sep-2014 to 13:36

Swaziland to contribute troops to SADC intervention force in Lesotho

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland plans to send its defence forces to join the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to be deployed to monitor the situation in strife-torn Lesotho, according to media reports monitored here.

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19-Sep-2014 to 10:08

Swazi farmers complain about 'high' bank charges

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland farmers have complained during the SwaziBank presentation held at Simunye Country Club about banks charges, saying they were too high, reports said on Friday.

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17-Sep-2014 to 11:18

Swaziland’s inflation eases to six percent in August

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland's annualised inflation eased to six percent in August in a development likely to be received with excitement from overstretched consumers, APA learns here Wednesday.

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15-Sep-2014 to 17:58

Zambia govt urges respect for rights of sex workers

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The Zambian government says there is need for everyone to respect the rights of sex workers because those engaged in the practice were also human beings that deserved some dignity.

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15-Sep-2014 to 17:53

Swazi ministers earn more than some SADC heads of state - report

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swazi cabinet ministers now reportedly earn more than some southern African heads of state and government following a 6.5-percent salary increment effected last month, according to media reports monitored here Monday.

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15-Sep-2014 to 11:23

Swaziland's foreign reserves slip to $690.470m

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland's foreign exchange reserves fell to $690.470 million on September 5, down 11.8 percent month-on-month, from $772.236 million in August, central bank data showed on Monday.

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07-Sep-2014 to 08:36

Swazi group challenges legality of terrorism law

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The People’s United Democratic Movement (PUDEMO) is challenging the Swazi government over the constitutionality of the country’s Suppression of Terrorism Act, APA learnt here Sunday.

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