13-May-2020 to 14:10

France announces €40m support to Ethiopia to stem COVID-19 pandemic

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — France has announced a €40 million budgetary support to Ethiopia to help the horn African country in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

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13-May-2020 to 12:22

S/Africa’s vehicle sales resume under strict conditions

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa on Wednesday commenced motor vehicle sales on a limited scale, with full operation of the sectors expected to start in June, the ministry of trade and industry has announced.

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13-May-2020 to 00:57

Covid-19 :Bolloré launches international rail export solution

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Bolloré Transport & Logistics has launched a rail service for export cargo from Mombasa (Kenya) to Uganda through the Naivasha ICD in a bid to reduce the spread of Covid-19.

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12-May-2020 to 16:59

Covid-19: Morocco Central Bank calls on credit institutions to suspend dividends

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Central Bank of Morocco has called on credit institutions to suspend, until further notice, any distribution of dividends for the fiscal year 2019, the financial institution said in a statement.

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12-May-2020 to 16:55

Senegal's consumer price increases due to Covid-19 measures

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The impact of measures to combat the spread of Covid-19 has caused a rise in consumer prices to 1.1 percent in April 2020 against 0.1 percent in March 2020, APA learns Tuesday at the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD).

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12-May-2020 to 13:32

S/African gov’t, brewer resolve impasse on beer stockpiles

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Alcoholic beverages manufacturer South African Breweries (SAB) and the government have agreed to save millions of bottled beer from being thrown away due to lack of storage space at its factories, the brewer said on Tuesday.

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12-May-2020 to 12:08

Rwanda's consumer inflation edges down in April 2020

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation increased by 8 percent year on year in April 2020 down from 8.5 percent in March 2020, the National Institute of Statistics said Monday.

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