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    05-Oct-2014 to 11:50

    Swaziland mulls monthly grant scheme for girls in AIDS fight

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland plans to introduce a monthly incentive scheme under which adolescent girls would receive cash to keep them away from sugar daddies and prevent the spread of HIV, according to The Times Sunday.

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    03-Oct-2014 to 12:53

    Swazi construction regulator issues registration ultimatum to contractors

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s Construction Industry Council has issued an ultimatum to all companies and consultants that missed a September 30 deadline to register with the body that they faced jail terms of up to 10 years.

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    29-Sep-2014 to 10:53

    Swazi sugar firm to invest $134m to boost production capacity

    APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — The Royal Swaziland Sugar Corporation (RSSC) will invest about $134 million for the expansion of its Mhlume Mill, RSSC Managing Director Nick Jackson said on Monday.

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    28-Sep-2014 to 04:41

    Swazi introduces graft whistle-blower programme

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Swazi government has introduced a whistle-blower programme as it moves to curb growing corruption, according to the Times on Sunday.

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    26-Sep-2014 to 17:11

    Swaziland: First National Bank posts 23 percent annual profit

    APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s First National Bank (FNB) has posted 23 percent pretax annual profit amounting to $17.183 million from $13.872 million registered last year.

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    25-Sep-2014 to 18:04

    Swazi banking sector assets up by 16.1 percent-Report

    APA-Mbabane-(Swaziland) — Swaziland’s banking sector assets have increased by 16.1 percent to $1.2 billion, the country's Central Bank (CBS) said in its annual report published on Thursday.

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    23-Sep-2014 to 15:22

    Swazi woman among Nigerian building collapse victims

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A Swazi woman is among the 115 people killed in Nigeria when a hostel belonging to celebrated televangelist TB Joshua collapsed about two weeks ago, APA learnt here Tuesday.

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