SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

26-Nov-2014 to 11:10

Swazi coal miners on strike over allowances

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A strike by about 270 workers at Swaziland’s Maloma Colliery entered its third day on Wednesday with the miners vowing to continue picketing outside the mine until their demands for improved remuneration are met.

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17-Nov-2014 to 11:25

Swaziland: Taiwanese companies invest over $360m-Official

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s minister of commerce, industry and trade Gideon Dlamini said on Monday that Taiwanese companies have invested over $360 million in the South African country since the year 2000.

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14-Nov-2014 to 05:35

Swaziland to introduce SME-friendly tax regime

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swaziland Revenue Authority (SRA) plans to introduce a Small Taxpayer Regime that will lessen the tax burden of small and medium enterprises, APA learns here Friday.

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03-Nov-2014 to 19:28

Swaziland’s Ubombo contributes over $216m to economy-Report

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s Ubombo Sugar Limited has contributed an estimated E2.4 billion (about $ 216.914 million) to the country’s economy, according to the company’s corporate citizenship report published on Monday.

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03-Nov-2014 to 08:48

Swazi capital hit by fuel shortage

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swazi capital Mbabane and other towns have been hit by fuel shortages that authorities are blaming on supply bottlenecks in neighbouring South Africa.

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23-Oct-2014 to 16:54

Swazi govt takes over agricultural projects from FAO

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has handed over to government infrastructure constructed under the Swaziland Agriculture Development Programme (SADP), the Observer newspaper reports said on Thursday.

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21-Oct-2014 to 15:49

Swazi govt to provide $60m for irrigation projects

APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland government has announced $60 million financing for the Lower Usuthu Smallholder Irrigation Project (LUSIP) II run by the country’s Water and Agricultural Development Enterprise (SWADE).

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