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  • Kenya: Kenya Airways suspends flights to Blantyre after airport closure
    17 march 2014 11:24:28
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya Airways said Monday it had suspended all flights from Nairobi to the Malawian commercial capital of Blantyre, after the aviation authorities in the Southern Africa nation closed the airport in the city Full text...

  • Tanzania: Govt moves 1,100 families to give way to new seaport
    17 march 2014 11:14:06
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Tanzania will pay out 23 billion shillings (approximately US$13.6 million) to 1,100 families as compensation for their homes, earmarked for demolition to give way to a new seaport at Mbegani in Bagamoyo district, about 30 kilometres north of here, a government official said Monday. Full text...

  • Zambia: Monday's forex rates for Kwacha
    17 march 2014 11:07:22
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) - Following are Monday's exchange rates for the Zambian kwacha: Full text...

  • Tanzania: Monday's exchange rates for Shilling
    17 march 2014 07:28:45
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Following are Monday's exchange rates for the Tanzania Shilling: Full text...

  • Malawi: Malawi airport closed because of potholes
    16 march 2014 20:03:35
    Blantyre, Malawi (PANA) - Chileka International Airport in Malawi's commercial capital, Blantyre, has been closed indefinitely because its main runway is littered with potholes, the Department of Civil Aviation has announced. Full text...

  • Cote d'Ivoire/BRVM: Sectoral index falls
    16 march 2014 16:25:25
    Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (PANA) - Trading at the West African regional stock exchange (BRVM) ended the week on the decline with the BRVM index 10 falling from 262.64 to 258.22 points, a decrease of 68%. Full text...

  • Mauritania: US$10.5m in oil revenues realised in January 2014
    16 march 2014 14:51:36
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Mauritania realised US$10.5 million from oil exploration at the Chinguetti offshore field (70 km off Nouakchott) in January 2014, according to an official report sent to PANA on Sunday. Full text...

  • Mauritania: Sunday's forex rates for Ouguiya
    16 march 2014 10:08:09
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Sunday's exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya: Full text...

  • Zambia: Concerns remain over weakening national currency, Kwacha (Feature by Mildred Mulenga, PANA Correspondent, Lusaka)
    16 march 2014 08:55:30
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) - Concerns remain in Zambia over the weakening national currency, Kwacha, despite the country's apex bank's off-loading of US$178 million onto the market to mitigate the local currency's volatility against the US dollar. Full text...

  • Libya: Force majeure declared in al-Harriga oil port
    16 march 2014 08:52:54
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya's National Oil Company (NOC) on Saturday announced that it had declared a force majeure in al-Harriga oil terminal in the East of the country, a week after a North Korean-flagged tanker illegally loaded a shipment of oil there. Full text...

  • Senegal: World Bank grants 7.5 billion CFAF to Senegal
    14 march 2014 21:29:17
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – The World Bank (WB) has granted 7.5 billion CFAF to the Senegalese government to help implement its flagship 10-year development plan dubbed "Senegal Emerging Plan". Full text...

  • Kenya: Kenya strikes oil, gas in Lamu
    14 march 2014 20:58:55
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya has struck a new oil and gas in Lamu, an ancient town near the border with Somalia, but warns the discovery is of non-commercial quantities with greater potential. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Friday's foreign exchange rates in Nigeria
    14 march 2014 20:32:30
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The following are Friday's exchange rates for the Nigerian currency, the Naira, against other currencies, as released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Full text...

  • Libya: Protesters again close southern Libya oilfield
    14 march 2014 20:28:41
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Protesters on Friday closed the oil field in Al-Sharara in the south of the country, less than a week after lifting their blockade, saying that their demands have not been met. Full text...

  • Morocco: Trade between Libya, Morocco rose in 2013
    14 march 2014 17:39:15
    Casablanca, Morocco (PANA) - Trade between Morocco and Libya rose to about 900 million Moroccan dirhams (US$ 140 million) in 2013, the Moroccan minister of Foreign Trade, Mohamed Abbou, announced Thursday . Full text...

  • Cote d'Ivoire: BRVM index falls
    14 march 2014 16:54:30
    Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (PANA) - Business at the West African regional stock exchange (BRVM) ended Thursday on the decline, with the BRVM index 10 falling from 259.60 to 251.75 points, representing a fall of 3.14%, whereas the Composite BRVM index slid 2.39% to 238.13 points against the 243.97 recorded Wednesday. Full text...

  • Mauritania: Opposition Chieftain now president of Mauritania’s economic and social council
    14 march 2014 14:47:54
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – The leader of the people’s progressive alliance (APP), a moderate opposition party in Mauritania, Messaoud Ould Boulkheir, has been appointed chairman of the country’s economic and social council, according to a presidential decree issued here Thursday. Full text...

  • Ethiopia: African Finance ministers brace for growth Summit in Abuja
    14 march 2014 14:42:25
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - African finance ministers, regarded as the powerful clique in dictating industrial policy, are set for a 25-30 March meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, to talk about generating economic growth that creates jobs and grows industries. Full text...

  • Senegal: Friday's exchange rates for Gambian Dalasis
    14 march 2014 12:57:05
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates for the Gambian currency, the Dalasis (D): Full text...

  • Rwanda: Friday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    14 march 2014 12:39:29
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates for the Rwandan Franc: Full text...

  • Zambia: Friday’s exchange rates in Zambia
    14 march 2014 10:34:44
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates for the Zambian kwacha: Full text...

  • Gabon: Friday's exchange rates in Central Africa
    14 march 2014 09:05:09
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates in Central African States: Full text...

  • Ghana: Friday's exchange rates for Ghana cedi
    14 march 2014 09:03:44
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are Friday’s inter-bank exchange rates for the Ghana cedi: Full text...

  • Tanzania: Friday's exchange rates for Shilling
    14 march 2014 08:19:49
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates for the Tanzania Shilling: Full text...

  • Mauritius: Friday's forex rates for Rupee
    14 march 2014 08:17:18
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Friday's exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee: Full text...

  • Nigeria: Thursday's foreign exchange rates in Nigeria
    13 march 2014 20:46:14
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The following are Thursday's exchange rates for the Nigerian currency, the Naira, against other currencies, as released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Full text...

  • Nigeria: Nigeria to build two new refineries
    13 march 2014 20:16:05
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) – Nigeria will soon become a petroleum products refining hub as its national oil and gas state-owned conglomerate, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), plans to build additional two refineries. Full text...

  • Zambia: Central bank pumps in US$178 million to salvage Kwacha
    13 march 2014 16:39:09
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) – The Bank of Zambia (BOZ) says it pumped US$ 178 million into the foreign exchange market to prevent the steep depreciation of the Kwacha and ensure foreign exchange market's stability. Full text...

  • Tunisia: Tunindex still sliding
    13 march 2014 16:32:50
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Trading at the Tunisian stock exchange (Tunindex) ended on the decline Wednesday, representing a fall of 0.1 per cent despite the fact that the Tunisian-Saudi estate company registered the highest volume of trade at around 3.23 per cent. Full text...

  • Cote d'Ivoire: Composite BRVM index falls
    13 march 2014 16:05:06
    Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (PANA) - Trading at the West African regional stock exchange (BRVM) ended on a decline Wednesday, with the BRVM index 10 falling from 260.54 to 259.60 points, representing a fall of 0.25%, whereas the Composite BRVM index slid 0.30% to 243.97 points against the 244.71 recorded Tuesday. Full text...

  • Zambia: Thursday’s forex rates for Zambian kwacha
    13 march 2014 15:53:40
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) – Following are the latest foreign exchange rates for the Zambian kwacha, as released by the Bank of Zambia Thursday. Full text...

  • Togo: Churches warn ECOWAS on EPA
    13 march 2014 14:13:07
    Lome, Togo (PANA) - Secretary-General of the Fellowship of Christian Councils and Churches in West Africa, Rev. Tolbert Thomas Jallah, Jr., has expressed great disappointment over the fast-track conclusion of the EPA deal between ECOWAS and the European Union (EU). Full text...

  • Cameroon: Trade between Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire rises
    13 march 2014 13:53:09
    Douala, Cameroon (PANA) - Trade between Cameroon and Cote d'Ivoire increased from F CFA 10 billion (US$21.3 million) in 2011 to F CFA 53 billion (US$112 million) in 2013, representing an increase of F CFA 43 billion (US$90.8 million) in absolute terms and over 500 per cent increase in relative terms over three years, PANA learned Thursday from official sources. Full text...

  • Gabon: Thursday's forex rates in Central Africa
    13 march 2014 13:13:59
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Thursday's exchanges rates in Central Africa: Full text...

  • Libya: North Korea disowns oil-stealing vessel
    13 march 2014 12:02:25
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - North Korea has disowned the vessel which illegally loaded a shipment of crude oil from a militia-held port in Libya, the local media reported Thursday. Full text...

  • Congo: EU gives 14b CFA to Congo for road construction
    13 march 2014 11:46:20
    Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) - The European Union (EU) is to give Congo 14 billion CFA Franc (US$29.5 million) for the reconstruction of the Kinkala-Mindouli road in the southern part of the country, EU Head of Delegation Marcel Van Opstal told journalists here Wednesday. Full text...

  • Mauritania: Thursday's exchange rates for Ouguiya
    13 march 2014 11:35:27
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The Mauritanian Ouguiya fell slightly against the Euro and the CFA Franc but remained stable against the US Dollar, according to Thursday's exchange rates issued by the Mauritanian central bank. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Ecobank appoints Ghanaian as CEO
    13 march 2014 09:24:45
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - One of Africa’s leading financial intuitions, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), has announced the appointment of Mr. Albert Essien, a Ghanaian, as its new Group Chief Executive Officer to replace Mr. Thierry Tanoh, who quit the job with effect from Wednesday, local media report Thursday. Full text...

  • Mauritius: Thursday's forex rates for Rupee
    13 march 2014 09:23:41
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Thursday's exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee: Full text...

  • Ghana: Thursday's forex for Ghana cedi
    13 march 2014 08:39:04
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are Thursday’s average inter-bank exchange rates for the Ghana cedi: Full text...

  • Mauritius: Africa at the core of Mauritian economic strategy
    13 march 2014 08:12:15
    Grand Baie, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian Finance and Economic Development Minister Xavier-Luc Duval has said Africa is central to the country's economic strategy. Full text...

  • Tanzania: Thursday's exchange rates for Shilling
    13 march 2014 07:25:20
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) - Following are Thursday's exchange rates for the Tanzania Shilling: Full text...

  • Nigeria: Wednesday's foreign exchange rates in Nigeria
    12 march 2014 19:31:52
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The following are Wednesday's exchange rates for the Nigerian currency, the Naira, against other currencies, as released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Full text...

  • Senegal: AfDB launches annual review on development efficiency in Senegal
    12 march 2014 19:03:10
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Senegalese government Wednesday in Dakar launched a joint annual review focusing on development efficiency in Senegal for the year 2013. Full text...

  • Cameroon: Oil production up slightly in 2013
    12 march 2014 17:12:27
    Yaoundé, Cameroon (PANA) - Crude oil production in Cameroon was pegged at 24.2 million barrels in 2013, up from 22.3 million barrels in 2012, according to the National Hydrocarbons Company (SNH). Full text...

  • Rwanda: Wednesday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    12 march 2014 13:26:48
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's exchange rates for the Rwandan Franc: Full text...

  • Congo: New airport to be built in Kindamba
    12 march 2014 11:46:17
    Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) - The Congolese government is to build a new airport in Kindamba in the southern part of the country at a cost of 32.8 billion CFA Franc (US$69.3 million), according to a government statement. Full text...

  • Mauritania: Wednesday's exchange rates for Ouguiya
    12 march 2014 11:13:22
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya: Full text...

  • Gabon: Wednesday's forex rates in Central Africa
    12 march 2014 11:11:32
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's exchange rates in Central African States: Full text...

  • Ghana: Wednesday's exchange rates for Ghana cedi
    12 march 2014 09:06:20
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are Wednesday’s average inter-bank exchange rates for the Ghana cedi: Full text...

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