SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

08-Jun-2016 to 09:05

David Beckham quietly jets into Swaziland

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Former England national team captain and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham is in Swaziland to visit UNESCO projects, local media reported Wednesday.

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07-Jun-2016 to 17:55

Commercial papers to rake in $67m for Swazi govt

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The government of Swaziland (CBS) will finance its deficit by raising at least $67 million through selling commercial papers, APA can report quoting a senior official on Tuesday.

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07-Jun-2016 to 10:32

Swaziland's judges get up to over 15 percent salary increment

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s judges have received a salary increment of up to 15.2 per cent, the lowest hike being 13.4 per cent, local media report on Tuesday.

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06-Jun-2016 to 11:24

Swaziland eliminates Guinea from 2017 AFCON

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland’s national soccer team Sihlangu achieved another remarkable result over highly-rated Guinea, beating the West African side twice in a space of a year to effectively eliminate them from the 2017 AFCON finals to be held Gabon, local media report on Monday.

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06-Jun-2016 to 10:09

Over 8 000 Swazis in modern-day slavery-Index

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Global Slavery Index has revealed that 8 700 Swazis are living under modern-day slavery with Swaziland ranking at position 17 out of 167 countries, APA learns Monday.

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02-Jun-2016 to 09:58

Swaziland: WHO wants stronger warnings on tobacco

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The World Health Organisation (WHO) has demanded that all countries adopt plain packaging of tobacco products and to bear only the name of that specific product.

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01-Jun-2016 to 18:41

Swazi firm in contention for World Tourism Award

APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A Swazi firm is in contention for an international tourism award which is slated for the UK capital London in November this year.

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