SWAZILAND | SWAZILAND

13-May-2019 to 15:04

eSwatini’s reserves improve to $378.57m

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini’s gross official reserves have grown to $378.57 million at the end of April 2019, reflecting a month-on-month growth of 16.4 percent.

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13-May-2019 to 05:54

AU assesses eSwatini’s suitability for AfCFTA Secretariat

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A high-level delegation from the African Union (AU) has completed a three-day assessment to check if eSwatini is suitable to host the secretariat for the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).

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09-May-2019 to 11:00

eSwatini hikes "sin tax" on cigarettes

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini legislators have approved an increase in “Sin Tax” imposed on cigarette smokers despite pleas from some of the cigarette makers.

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04-May-2019 to 13:35

eSwatini delegation in SA to observe elections

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A delegation of elections observers from eSwatini has arrived in South Africa to monitor elections taking place on May 8.

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29-Apr-2019 to 06:00

Taiwan scraps visas for eSwatini nationals

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini nationals will no longer require visas to travel to Taiwan with effect from June 1 following a waiver announced by the Asian country’s foreign ministry at the weekend, APA learnt here on Sunday.

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26-Apr-2019 to 20:07

Burundi-born player dies on eSwatini pitch

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A dark cloud engulfed eSwatini football after a player of Burundian origin died on the field during the MTN League on Thursday.

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24-Apr-2019 to 17:35

Mauritanian leader in Mbabane to grace king's birthday

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz is on a three-day state visit in eSwatini during which he will grace King Mswati III's birthday celebrations.

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