04-Apr-2022 to 17:44

Driving sustainable economic growth in Guinea-Bissau - Opinion

APA-Bissau (G/Bissau) — Despite having vast energy resources, Guinea-Bissau has one of the least developed economies in the world. Due to the west African country’s slow progress regarding the exploitation of its energy resources, due to limited investments in infrastructure development and political instability, little progress has also been made in expanding other sectors such as manufacturing and mining.

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04-Apr-2022 to 12:57

Ramaphosa commends S/Africa’s tax collector for raising $100n

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday commended the South African Revenue Service (SARS) for raising US$100 billion in the past year, saying it had hit its highest margins in years.

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01-Apr-2022 to 12:25

Russia-Ukraine war: Gasoline price up in Cote d’Ivoire

APA - Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire) — The price of premium petrol in Cote d'Ivoire has risen from 635 CFA francs per liter to 695 CFA francs, representing an increase of 60 CFA francs per liter.

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31-Mar-2022 to 08:30

Congo Terminal gets twenty new machines

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The new machines, consisting of 10 tractors and 10 trailers, cost more than 779 million CFA francs.

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31-Mar-2022 to 08:25

Niger to soon build a 250 MW wind farm in Tahou

APA-Niamey (Niger) — The infrastructure is the first in the country and will include up to 60 turbines, whose electricity will be integrated into the national and regional power grid.

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30-Mar-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa’s unemployment rises to 35.3 percent in 2021 Q4

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s unemployment rate rose from 34.9 percent in the third quarter of 2021 to 35.3 percent in the fourth quarter, according to Statistics South Africa’s latest Quarterly Labour Force Survey released on Wednesday.

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30-Mar-2022 to 06:54

IMF reaches staff-level agreement with Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached a staff-level agreement with Mozambique under which the Bretton Woods institution would support a three-year programme to promote macroeconomic stability in the southern African country.

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