Economy -
  • Accra bourse dips after five straight gains
    12 january 2011 18:21:11
    Accra, Ghaba (PANA) - The Ghana Stock Exchange-Composite Index (GSE-CI), the benchmark measure of the performance of stocks, dipped on Wednesday for the first time in five sessions, going down 5.76 points to 998.37 points from 1,004.15 points. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates in Rwanda
    12 january 2011 16:57:44
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) – Following are the latest exchange rates for the Rwandan franc as issued Wednesday evening by the Bank of Kigali (BK). Full text...

  • Wednesday's exchange rates for Mauritanian Ouguiya
    12 january 2011 16:41:54
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – The Central Bank of Mauritania, on Wednesday published the exchange rates for the Ouguiya, the national currency, against the main foreign currencies. Full text...

  • Ghana’s Inflation rate falls
    12 january 2011 16:30:11
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) – Ghana’s rate of inflation fell to 8.58 per cent year-on-year in December, down from 9.08 per cent in November, the Ghana Statistical Service announced on Wednesday in Accra, the capital. Full text...

  • IMF to launch financial stability report shortly
    12 january 2011 16:03:01
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – The global finance body, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will launch its latest “Global Financial Stability Report” and World Economic Outlook Updates in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 25 January, the fund said in a statement received by PANA Wednesday. Full text...

  • Euro, pound up, dollar down against Mauritian rupee
    12 january 2011 15:08:39
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Following are the latest exchange rates for the Mauritian rupee as issued Wednesday by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Wednesday's exchange rates in Central Africa
    12 january 2011 14:44:37
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are the latest exchange rates for the CFA franc of the Bank of the Central Africa States (BEAC), according to the exchange rates bulletin issued Wednesday by the financial institution in Libreville, the Gabonese capital. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates for Ghana cedi
    12 january 2011 12:33:32
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for Ghana's cedi, as issued by the Ghana Association of Bankers on Wednesday. Full text...

  • Comoran Franc’s exchange rates
    12 january 2011 09:41:37
    Moroni, Comoros (PANA) - The Comoran franc depreciated against all major foreign currencies, except the Canadian dollar, according to the latest exchange rates published here Wednesday by the commercial federal bank (BFC). Full text...

  • Malawi mobile phone company denies bribe allegations
    11 january 2011 22:26:34
    Blantyre, Malawi (PANA) - Globally Advanced Integrated Mobile Networks Limited (G-Mobile), Malawi's third mobile phone operator, on Tuesday denied allegations by Information Minister Symon Vuwa Kaunda that it tried to bribe him to help reduce a fine slapped on it after it failed to roll out its services on the agreed time. Full text...

  • US dollar slides against the Libyan dinar
    11 january 2011 22:01:19
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – The US dollar on Tuesday slid against the Libyan dinar, according to the report on the day’s exchange rates for the major currencies issued by the Central Bank of Libya (BCL). Full text...

  • Libyan stock market closes trading up
    11 january 2011 21:37:24
    Benghazi, Libya (PANA) – The composite index of the Libyan stock market closed trading on Tuesday at 1,454.39 points, increasing by 21.92 points, or 1.53%, compared to the previous day. Full text...

  • Ethiopia set to host NEPAD meeting
    11 january 2011 18:42:49
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The 41st meeting of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) steering committee of the Africa Union (AU) will hold from 22-23 January in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, according to a statement from the organizers, which was made available to PANA here. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex in Nigeria
    11 january 2011 18:32:38
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rate for the Nigerian currency, the Naira, against other major foreign currencies, as released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Full text...

  • Accra bourse continues impressive run
    11 january 2011 18:13:53
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The Ghana Stock Exchange-Composite Index (GSE-CI), the benchmark measure of performance of stocks, on Monday continued its impressive run, going up by 2.52 points to 1,004.15 points from 1,001.63 points at the previous close, with a year-to-date return of 0.41 per cent. Full text...

  • 50 new Mali localities to get electricity in 2011
    11 january 2011 16:43:00
    Bamako, Mali (PANA) – The Malian Agency for the Development of Domestic Energy and Rural Electrification (AMADER) will provide electricity to 50 new localities this year, PANA learnt Monday at the end of the board meeting of the agency in Bamako. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates for Ghana cedi
    11 january 2011 13:57:43
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for Ghana's cedi, as issued by the Ghana Association of Bankers on Tuesday. Full text...

  • Mauritanian Ouguiya’s exchange rates
    11 january 2011 12:59:03
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Tuesday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as published by the nation’s central bank: Full text...

  • Latest forex rates in Tanzania
    11 january 2011 12:56:20
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's exchange rates for the Tanzanian shilling for selected foreign currencies, as issued by the Bank of Tanzania: Full text...

  • Market capitalization at Nigerian bourse up by 41.12% in 2010
    11 january 2011 12:29:23
    Lagos ,Nigeria (PANA) - Despite the harsh economic environment that characterized the greater part of last year, the total market value of the 264 securities listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) increased from 7.03 trillion naira in 2009 to 9.92 trillion naira by the end of 2010, representing a 41.12% increase, according to NSE's Interim Administrator Emmanuel Ikazoboh. Full text...

  • Tchane remains head of West African bank
    11 january 2011 11:39:22
    Cotonou, Benin (PANA) - Abdoulaye Bio Tchane remains at the head of the West African Development Bank until his candidacy for the Benin's presidency is validated by the country's Constitutional Court, the Council of Finance Ministers of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) has decided. Full text...

  • Latest forex in Mauritius
    11 january 2011 10:18:11
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Euro, British Pound and US Dollar appreciated against the Mauritian rupee Tuesday, according to the latest exchange rates published here by the Mauritian commercial bank. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex for Rwandan franc
    11 january 2011 10:16:34
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as published here by the Rwandan central bank. Full text...

  • Comoran franc’s exchange rates
    11 january 2011 09:57:05
    Moroni, Comoros (PANA) - The Comoran franc depreciated against the US dollar and almost all other major foreign currencies Tuesday, according to the latest exchange rates published here by the Comoran commercial bank. Full text...

  • Zimbabwe gets greenlight to sell diamonds
    11 january 2011 09:38:06
    Harare, Zimbabwe (PANA) - Zimbabwe said Tuesday it had been given a second green-light by an international diamond watchdog to conduct a one-off sale of its controversial gems. Full text...

  • Domestic airlines to raise fares by 20% in Nigeria
    11 january 2011 09:36:48
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Domestic airlines operating in Nigeria, under the aegis of Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), are Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates for CFA franc
    11 january 2011 09:20:45
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Tuesday's exchange rates for the CFA franc issued by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), as published here by the financial institution. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates in Zambia
    11 january 2011 09:17:25
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for the Zambian kwacha, as released by the Bank of Zambia Tuesday. Full text...

  • Tullow Oil confirms more gas offshore Ghana
    10 january 2011 22:28:57
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Tullow Oil plc, an oil and gas exploration and production group, on Monday announced that it has discovered gas offshore Ghana. Full text...

  • Libyan stock market closes trading up by 12.16 points
    10 january 2011 21:31:27
    Benghazi, Libya (PANA) – The Libyan stock market on Monday closed trading at 1,432.47 points, up by 12.16 points, or 0.86%, compared to the previous day. Full text...

  • Consumer goods prices to increase in Gabon in 2011
    10 january 2011 18:58:36
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - The General Directorate of Economy in Gabon has announced that consumer prices will rise in 2011, with an average provisional inflation rate that would reach 7.6 per cent, the insitution said in a report obtained by PANA. Full text...

  • Accra bourse index opens week up
    10 january 2011 18:54:05
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The Ghana Stock Exchange-Composite Index (GSE-CI), the benchmark measure of performance of stocks, on Monday continued to rally, going up 6.13 points to close at 1,001.63 from 995.50 points on Friday. Full text...

  • IMF offers Gambia another US$ 3.56m
    10 january 2011 17:32:30
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) - The Gambia is to benefit from another International Monetary Fund's (IMF) US$ 3.56 million under the extended credit facility (ECF), PANA reported from here Monday. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates in Ghana
    10 january 2011 16:44:56
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for Ghana's cedi, as issued by the Ghana Association of Bankers on Monday. Full text...

  • Latest forex in Libya
    10 january 2011 13:16:24
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Here are Monday's exchange rates for the Libyan dinar, as published here by the Libyan central bank (BCL). Full text...

  • Mauritanian Ouguiya’s exchange rates
    10 january 2011 12:26:15
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Monday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as published by the nation’s central bank: Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates in Zambia
    10 january 2011 12:24:33
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for the Zambian kwacha, as released by the Bank of Zambia Monday. Full text...

  • Latest forex in Comoros
    10 january 2011 11:02:04
    Moroni, Comoros (PANA) - Following are Monday's exchange rates for the Comoran franc, as published by the federal commercial bank of Moroni (BFC). Full text...

  • Monday's forex for CFA franc
    10 january 2011 09:33:32
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Here are Monday's exchange rates for the CFA franc issued by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), according to the financial institution. Full text...

  • Latest forex in Mauritius
    10 january 2011 09:13:26
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for the Mauritian rupee, as published here Monday by the Mauritian commercial bank. Full text...

  • Latest forex rates in Tanzania
    10 january 2011 08:23:25
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for the Tanzanian shilling for selected foreign currencies, as issued Monday by the Bank of Tanzania: Full text...

  • Directors of Guinea Energy company suspended
    08 january 2011 19:05:55
    Conakry, Guinea (PANA) - Guinea's Minister of State, Papa Kolly Kourouma, has suspended the directors of the Energy Company of Guinea (EDG) for "gross negligence", national television has reported, quoting a ministerial order. Full text...

  • Angolan detergent factory sees US$21m profit
    08 january 2011 15:29:51
    Luanda, Angola (PANA) - A detergent factory, Lider 100%, sited in Luanda's Viana district, made a profit of US$21 million in 2010, its managing shareholder, Paulo João, anounced on Saturday. Full text...

  • Port of Cotonou offers Malian businesses concessions as Ivorian crisis cripples Abidjan port
    08 january 2011 15:24:11
    Bamako, Mali (PANA) – The port of Cotonou in Benin is taking advantage of the Ivorian crisis, as it strikes a deal with Malian businesses that use the Ivorian port of Abidjan to import and export goods to switch to Cotonou. Full text...

  • Angola to spend US$2 bn on projects
    08 january 2011 14:46:17
    Luanda, Angola (PANA) – Angola’s minister of Geology, Mining and Industry, Joaquim David, on Friday announced that the government would spend more than US$2 billion to revive various factories in the country. Full text...

  • Mali exported over 2.6 million pieces of animal leather in first quarter of 2010
    08 january 2011 13:13:11
    Bamako, Mali (PANA) – Mali in the first quarter of 2010 exported over 2.6 million pieces of animal leather skins to China, Spain and Italy valued at more than two billion FCFA, sources from the Malian ministry of Livestock Farming and Fishing said. Full text...

  • Weekly report of the Libyan stock market
    08 january 2011 13:01:14
    Benghazi, Libya (PANA) – The market value of companies which traded on the Libyan stock market this week closed at 3.957 billion Libyan dinars (1.250 Libyan dinars = US$1), according to the weekly report of the Libyan stock market issued on Saturday. Full text...

  • Latest exchange rates in Ghana
    07 january 2011 19:37:49
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Following are the latest exchange rates for the Ghana's cedi, as issued by the Ghana Association of Bankers on Friday. Full text...

  • Accra bourse index closes week higher
    07 january 2011 18:32:53
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Composite Index (GSE-CI), the benchmark measure of performance of stocks, gained 1.61 points to 995.50 points from 993.89 points with a year-to-date market return of -0.45 percent to close the week. Full text...

  • WAEMU targets 4.5 per cent economic growth in 2011
    07 january 2011 18:22:37
    Bamako, Mali (PANA) - The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) is targeting a growth rate of 4.5 per cent in 2011, against the 3.9 per cent in 2010 and 3 per cent of 2009, the Minister of Finance of Guinea Bissau and president of the Council of Ministers of the sub-regional organization, José Hario Vaz, declared Friday in Bamako. Full text...

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