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1 months ago, 14 Maý 15:00
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Ethiopia ready to ratify Africa free trade deal after Keyna, Ghana - PM | Africanews

Whiles lauding the AfCFTA, Abiy described the deal as key to the continent's development through creation of employment for its citizens. Ensuring diversification and the collective well being of espe ...

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1 months ago, 12 Maý 20:13
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Ethiopia seeks economic union with neighbours | Africanews

The chief of staff in the Ethiopian prime minister's office, Fitsun Arega explained that Abiy's visits to Ethiopia's neighbours were geared towards creating a meaningful economic union. ...

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1 months ago, 11 Maý 18:45
@AfricaNews - By: Eric Oteng With Re ...
South African Airways to get $400 million capital injection | Africanews

The first priority for me is job preservation, how do you find alternative jobs for people as a starting point before you go into the hard issues of retrenchments. ...

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1 months ago, 11 Maý 18:39
@AfricaNews - By: Eric Oteng With Re ...
Angola to privatise 74 state companies over the next few years | Africanews

The prospectus does not list the companies or say how much the privatisations could raise, but a government source told Reuters that Angola’s ports, national carrier TAAG, BCI bank, and insurer Ensa ...

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1 months ago, 11 Maý 10:20
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Kiir appoints Dier Ngor as governor of S. Sudan's central bank | Africanews

South Sudan has appointed Dier Ngor as its new central bank governor, President Salva Kiir said in a statement. ...

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1 weeks ago, 10:12
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Africa's largest fishing firm Oceana could lose fishing rights in Namibia | Africanews

Namibia’s Fisheries Minister Bernhard Esau said the government wanted to bar listed firms from applying for fishing rights because it could not easily monitor whether they were owned by Namibian cit ...

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1 weeks ago, 23:47
@AfricaNews - By: Eric Oteng
Congo's prime minister to sign new mining code into law | Africanews

The move could set off a legal battle between the government and major mining companies operating in Congo, including Glencore and Randgold, which threatened legal action against the government last w ...

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1 weeks ago, 11:10
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
South Africa telcoms MTN, Vodacom welcome Ethiopia's liberalisation move | Africanews

Ethiopia said on Tuesday it would open its state-run telecoms monopoly and state-owned Ethiopian Airlines to private domestic and foreign investment, a major policy shift that will loosen the state’ ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:04
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia opens up telecoms, airline to private, foreign investors | Africanews

The ruling EPRDF coalition, which has held power since 1991, said it had taken the decision because economic reforms were needed to sustain rapid growth and to boost exports. ...

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1 weeks ago, 12:39
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Uganda's finance minister says mobile money tax may be reviewed | Africanews

Last week, legislators passed the Excise Duty Amendment Bill, which introduced a one per cent tax and varying taxes on other electronic transactions such as airtime and social media networks like Twit ...

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2 weeks ago, 22:56
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Kenya Airways seeks to run main Nairobi airport to boost earnings | Africanews

Kenya Airways is close to winning approval to run the country’s main airport in Nairobi, looking to copy a model that has enabled rivals to overtake it, its chairman said on Monday. ...

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2 weeks ago, 22:03
@AfricaNews - By: Victor Muisyo
MTN Ghana rolls out historic mobile money-based IPO | Africanews

It will be the first time shares of a major corporation can be purchased using mobile money accounts as Ghanaians will be able to buy shares using Momo Wallet, MTN’s local mobile money platform with ...

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2 weeks ago, 14:54
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Kenya launches oil exportation plan | Africanews

Over 100 trucks will haul some 2,000 barrels of oil per day, under the Early Oil Export Scheme (EOPS). ...

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2 weeks ago, 13:28
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Malawi media giant defies closure by gov't over unpaid taxes | Africanews

Freedom House, a non-governmental organisation which ranks press freedom worldwide, classified impoverished Malawi as “partly free” in its 2017 ranking. ...

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2 weeks ago, 12:40
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Kenyan solar energy firm signs 40 MW power deal with state-run utility | Africanews

Kenya has an installed generating capacity of 2,370 MW and peak demand of about 1,770 MW. It relies heavily on renewables such as geothermal and hydro power. ...

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