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  • EIB, Afreximbank sign deal to prop up trade-related investments in Africa
    24 november 2018 12:24:23
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - The European Investment Bank has signed a 15-year EUR 200 million loan agreement with the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) aimed at supporting trade-related productive investments, including in renewable energy projects, in Africa Full text...

  • Sub-Saharan Africa recovering from growth slowdown - EIB report
    24 november 2018 11:30:02
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - Sub-Saharan Africa is recovering from the most severe growth slowdown in two decades, a top European bank said in a report its released Friday in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Full text...

  • Saturday’s forex rates for Gambian Dalasi
    24 november 2018 10:41:07
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Saturday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • Telkom Kenya secures US$40m from EIB for mobile and data services expansion
    24 november 2018 05:50:35
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to lend Telkom Kenya, the country's third biggest operator, US$40 million as the company tries to gain market share by expanding its mobile and data services. Full text...

  • Sahara Group urges collaboration at South Sudan oil & power conference
    23 november 2018 20:06:36
    :uba, South Sudan (PANA) - Sahara Energy International, a leading international energy and infrastructure conglomerate, has urged investors to take advantage of emerging opportunities in South Sudan’s upstream, downstream and power sectors in the wake of positive market forecasts and assurances of enabling business environment from the oil-rich nation. Full text...

  • RwandAir set to launch Kigali-Addis Ababa direct flight in April 2019
    23 november 2018 14:32:43
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - Rwanda's national carrier, RwandAir, is set to open direct flights between Kigali and the Ethiopian capital city, Addis Ababa, from 2 April, 2019, an authoritative source revealed Friday in Kigali. Full text...

  • Tunisia to increase oil production by 9.5 pc in 2019
    23 november 2018 11:46:23
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - The Tunisian government plans to increase the North African country's crude oil production in 2019 by 9.5 percent to 2,080 tonnes from 1,900 tonnes in 2018. Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    23 november 2018 11:16:56
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Friday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    23 november 2018 11:15:21
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The following are Friday's foreign exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as issued by the National Bank of Rwanda. Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the CFA Franc in Central Africa
    23 november 2018 10:17:56
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Friday’s foreign exchange rates for the CFA Franc as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    23 november 2018 08:34:05
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Friday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Mauritian Commercial Bank: Full text...

  • Friday’s forex rates for the Gambian Dalasi
    23 november 2018 08:27:34
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Friday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi (D) as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • IMF Board enables Malawi to draw US$15.4m from Extended Credit Facility
    22 november 2018 19:10:51
    Washington, US (PANA) – Malawi is now able to draw about US$ 15.4 million from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF), after the Fund’s Executive Board on Thursday completed the first review of the country’s performance under its programme supported by a three-year arrangement. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    22 november 2018 14:40:41
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as issued by the National Bank of Rwanda. Full text...

  • Libya reports 54,142 job seekers in the first nine months of 2018
    22 november 2018 13:20:15
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Some 54,142 job seeker, 60 per cent of them women and 40 per cent men, have been identified in Libya in the first nine months of 2018, according to the Libyan Ministry of Labour and Training of the National Unity Government. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    22 november 2018 10:19:52
    Nouakchott, Mauritanie (PANA) - Following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the CFA Franc in Central Africa
    22 november 2018 08:41:27
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Thursday’s foreign exchange rates for the CFA Franc as issued by the Bank of central African States. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    22 november 2018 08:35:51
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Following are Thursday’s foreign exchange rates for theMauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Thursday’s forex rates for the Gambian Dalasi
    22 november 2018 08:27:45
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Thursday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi (D) as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • 'New energy security framework will help meet growing needs in East Africa sustainably'
    22 november 2018 06:54:45
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Backed by the United Nations, countries in eastern Africa have launched a new energy security framework to help tackle growing challenges over energy access and availability in the region. Full text...

  • Mozambique prepares comprehensive diagnostic of governance and corruption challenges
    21 november 2018 20:26:13
    Maputo, Mozambique (PANA) - An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team on Wednesday concluded a two-week visit to Mozambique welcoming the Government’s strong commitment to buttress macroeconomic stability through fiscal consolidation, tight monetary and financial policies, and the adoption of reforms to improve the business environment as well as governance and transparency. Full text...

  • Cairo hosts new competition-focused training centre for MENA countries
    21 november 2018 18:14:15
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Competition agencies from seven Middle East and North African countries will benefit from world-class courses offered at the innovative regional training hub launched this month in Cairo, Egypt, by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in collaboration with Egypt’s Competition Authority, it was officially announced here on Wednesday. Full text...

  • WB says Uganda’s economy expected to grow at 6% and above
    21 november 2018 17:49:14
    Kampala, Uganda (PANA) - The Ugandan economy rebounded strongly to 6.1% in FY 2017/18, up from 3.9% the previous year, and the country’s positive growth is expected to continue, according to the latest edition of the Uganda Economic Update released Wednesday by the World Bank. Full text...

  • Nigeria's inflation rate drops 0.02 percent to 11.26 percent in October
    21 november 2018 17:12:23
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) – Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Wednesday that the nation’s inflation rate, which climbed marginally to about 11.28 percent in September, dropped slightly to 11.26 percent in October. Full text...

  • AfDB to showcase business opportunities in Southern Africa
    21 november 2018 15:12:22
    Pretoria, South Africa (PANA) - The African Development Bank’s Business Opportunity Seminar (BOS), an initiative to enhance private sector development in key sectors for inclusive economic transformation, is scheduled to take place at Saint George Hotel & Convention Centre, Pretoria, South Africa, on 22-23 November, 2018. Full text...

  • Algeria to invest US$75 billion in the energy sector by 2022
    21 november 2018 11:49:58
    Algiers, Algeria (PANA) - The Algerian Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni on Tuesday announced the launch of a US$75 billion energy investment plan, including US$56 billion for hydrocarbons, over 2018-2022. Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    21 november 2018 11:06:32
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Wednesday’s forex rates for the Gambian Dalasi
    21 november 2018 10:29:24
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Wednesday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi (D) as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    21 november 2018 09:42:03
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The following are Wednesday's foreign exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as issued by the National Bank of Rwanda. Full text...

  • Wednesday's exchange rates for the CFAF in Central Africa
    21 november 2018 08:45:25
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Wednesday’s foreign exchange rates for the CFAF, as issued by the Bank of central African States. Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    21 november 2018 08:44:30
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Following are Wednesday’s exchange rates for the Rupee, as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • OPEC members reduce crude oil quota, Libya hopes for exemption
    20 november 2018 18:44:37
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya counts on the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies for exempt from any reduction in oil production, said Mustapha Sanallah, director of National Oil Company (NOC). Full text...

  • Libya's Council of State rejects subsidy removal on electricity, fuel
    20 november 2018 15:09:33
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The President of the High Council of the State (HCS) in Libya, Khaled al-Machri, says he has rejected moves to remove subsidies on electricity, energy and fuel, in the absence of clear alternatives to replace them for the benefit of the citizen. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    20 november 2018 11:27:45
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as issued by the National Bank of Rwanda. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for the CFAF in Central Africa
    20 november 2018 10:26:25
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the CFAF, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    20 november 2018 10:14:25
    Port-Louis, Maurice (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee, as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Tuesday’s forex rates for the Gambian Dalasi
    20 november 2018 08:41:44
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Tuesday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi (D) as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • Burkina PM rules out cost increase on transport after fuel price rise
    19 november 2018 19:48:15
    Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (PANA) – No tariff readjustment is expected in transportation following the rise of fuel price in Burkina Faso, Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thiéba assured at his meeting with transporters on Monday. Full text...

  • Mauritania receives 57.5 million euros from EU on fishing
    19 november 2018 15:45:09
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The European Union (EU) has paid the Government of Mauritania 57.5 million euros as an annual payment under the fisheries agreement between the two countries, EU's diplomatic representative in Mauritania indicated this on Monday. Full text...

  • Centurion, American firm forge alliance in the oil sector
    19 november 2018 15:36:44
    Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (PANA) - Endeavor Management, a US-based oilfield consulting firm, has entered into a strategic alliance with Centurion, a pan-African law and advisory firm which operates in sub-Saharan Africa, to provide advisory services to the various players in the oil sector. Full text...

  • Gambia scores well in latest World Bank, IMF and Freedom House Rankings
    19 november 2018 14:32:35
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) - The Gambian government has been favorably rated in almost all aspects of political and economic governance in studies supported by 14 renowned global political and financial institutions, including the IMF, World Bank and Freedom House. Full text...

  • Monday's forex rates for Rwandan Franc
    19 november 2018 13:05:01
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The following are Monday's foreign exchange rates for the Rwandan franc, as issued by the National Bank of Rwanda. Full text...

  • Kenyan hotels bag global awards
    19 november 2018 12:37:42
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Ten Kenyan hotels have received global recognition, bagging various awards at the World Luxury Hotel Brands Awards 2018, held in Bali, Indonesia. Full text...

  • Monday’s forex rates for the Gambian Dalasi
    19 november 2018 10:53:44
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – The following are Monday’s foreign exchange rates for the Gambian Dalasi (D) as published by Trust Bank Gambia Ltd: Full text...

  • Monday's exchange rates for Ghana cedi
    19 november 2018 09:34:36
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are Monday's exchange rates for the Ghana cedi as announced by the Ghana Association of Bankers. Full text...

  • Monday's foreign exchange rates for the CFAF in Central Africa
    19 november 2018 09:28:45
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Monday’s exchange rates for the CFAF, as issued by the bank of Central African States. Full text...

  • Monday's exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    19 november 2018 09:26:53
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Following are Monday’s exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee, as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Saturday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    17 november 2018 13:03:33
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Saturday’s exchange rates for the Ouguiya, as issued by the central bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • WB report highlights new linkages between sustainable high growth and job creation
    16 november 2018 19:41:20
    Washington, US PANA) - High-growth firms in emerging economies account for more than 50% of all new jobs and sales despite making up less than 20% of all firms in manufacturing and services, according to a new World Bank report. Full text...

  • IMF mission draws Gabon’s attention to public enterprises in precarious position
    16 november 2018 19:11:42
    Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Despite some progress, the financial position of several public agencies and enterprises in Gabon remains precarious, and unless improved, it could represent significant contingent liabilities for the government, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff mission cautioned on Friday. Full text...

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