24-Nov-2021 to 23:43

US funds new entrepreneurship drive in Senegal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The U.S. government has just set up a major fund to support young Senegalese entrepreneurs.

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24-Nov-2021 to 23:14

Ethiopia: Four-month export trade fetches $1.28b

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia earned $1.28 billion from export trade during the first four months of the current fiscal year which began on July 8, 2021.

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24-Nov-2021 to 12:18

Morocco’s tourism revenues up in 2021 Q3

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Tourism receipts in Morocco amounted to 15.9 billion dirhams (1 euro = 10.3 DH) in the third quarter of 2021, up 202 percent, compared to the same quarter of 2020, according to the Directorate of Studies and Financial Forecast (DEPF).

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24-Nov-2021 to 12:16

Ethiopia bags $23m from export of electric power to Djibouti, Sudan

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has secured $23 million from export of 423 million megawatts (MW) of electric power to Djibouti and Sudan in the past three months, a state-run electric producer said.

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24-Nov-2021 to 11:58

Eastern Africa’s economy projected to rebound by 3 percent in 2021

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Optimism abounds as the economy, which shrunk for the first time in a decade last year, is projected to rebound by 3 percent in 2021.

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22-Nov-2021 to 13:03

S/Africa's rail agency suspends CEO over British citizenship

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) has suspended its chief executive officer Zolani Matthews after his security clearance was declined following his failure to disclose his citizenship.

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19-Nov-2021 to 16:09

Africa: Breaking the chains of dependence via AfCFTA

APA - Durban (South Africa) — The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), which came into effect this year, is seen by African leaders as a “pathway to a prestigious made in Africa label.”

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