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AllAfrica.com
Turnover At Dar Bourse Catapults 215 Per CentThe week on week market turnover at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) incr
Turnover At Dar Bourse Catapults 215 Per Cent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The week on week market turnover at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) increased three times to 11.33bn/- equivalent to 215.59 per cent rise compared to 3.59bn/- of the previous session. Similarly, shares traded increased by 1,733 per cent to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Firm Partners With Local EngineersA South African substation construction, civil engineering and renewable energy
SA Firm Partners With Local Engineers
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
A South African substation construction, civil engineering and renewable energy company has partnered with Zambian entrepreneurs to start operations in the country, with an initial investment of US$20 million. Gridbow Engineers and Technical... Read more
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Affordable House Is Less Than N1 Million - Millard Fuller FoundationLow-income housing solution provider, the Millard Fuller Foundation (MFF) has a
Affordable House Is Less Than N1 Million - Millard Fuller Foundation
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Low-income housing solution provider, the Millard Fuller Foundation (MFF) has adopted the American definition of affordable housing where it is said that housing is affordable only if the median income - that is if 50 percent of the population of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CMA Asks Transcentury to Disclose Debt Settlement PlanThe Capital Markets Authority has asked TransCentury to tell the public how it
CMA Asks Transcentury to Disclose Debt Settlement Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Capital Markets Authority has asked TransCentury to tell the public how it intends to settle the Sh8 billion debt that falls due in two months. In October last year, the company announced it would fundraise to refinance the loan or restructure... Read more
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Quissama Has Strong Tourism Potential - Governor Higino CarneiroLuanda — The governor of Luanda Province, Higino Carneiro, said Friday that Qui
Quissama Has Strong Tourism Potential - Governor Higino Carneiro
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Luanda — The governor of Luanda Province, Higino Carneiro, said Friday that Quissama can stop being a rural municipality and become a tourism development area, aiming to boost people's quality of life. The governor, who was speaking at the meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaduna Launches 'Cooperative ATM' to Trigger Trade, ExportKaduna — Varieties of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) from across the count
Kaduna Launches 'Cooperative ATM' to Trigger Trade, Export
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Kaduna — Varieties of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) from across the country, which converged in Kaduna State for a two-day summit aimed at creating access to finance and wealth creation, also witnessed the launching of a cooperative cash... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Made Laptops to Steer ICT EducationRwandans are set to benefit from Africa Smart Investments Distributor (ASI-D),
Made Laptops to Steer ICT Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Rwandans are set to benefit from Africa Smart Investments Distributor (ASI-D), the company making ICT devices. The group says its products are more affordable compared to similar gadgets that are imported. In an interview with The Rwanda Focus, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya, Tanzania Stock Markets Start On a Low, Investors Lose $1.2bnThe Kenyan and Tanzanian stockmarkets started the year on a low, as the bear ma
Kenya, Tanzania Stock Markets Start On a Low, Investors Lose $1.2bn
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Kenyan and Tanzanian stockmarkets started the year on a low, as the bear market run continued, with investors losing a just over $1 billion in January. The Nairobi Securities Exchange All Share Index dropped by 6.6 per cent in January to close... Read more
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Iranian Firms Plan to Grow Rice, Corn and Wheat in the RegionIranian companies are looking to lease land in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania for l
Iranian Firms Plan to Grow Rice, Corn and Wheat in the Region
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Iranian companies are looking to lease land in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania for large-scale food production to serve the local and export markets. According to Hadi Farajvand, ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Kenya, more than 10 Iranian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Return On Assets Drops 40 Per CentNet returns on investments by the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) dropped
NSSF Return On Assets Drops 40 Per Cent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Net returns on investments by the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) dropped 40 per cent despite a 14 per cent rise in assets under management. The manager's return on investment dropped from Sh27.32 billion in 2013 to Sh16.3 billion in 2014 in... Read more
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Nigerian Tech Firm Eyes Kenya's Fraud Hit Banking SectorInterswitch East Africa is eyeing the local banking sector with new fraud contr
Nigerian Tech Firm Eyes Kenya's Fraud Hit Banking Sector
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Interswitch East Africa is eyeing the local banking sector with new fraud control systems intended to tighten security loopholes in cards and financial institutions. The Nigeria headquartered firm serves over 40 per cent of East Africa's financial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Long-Term Impact of Global Economic Slowdown On RegionSince the early 2000s, East Africa has been growing at a rapid pace -- well abo
Long-Term Impact of Global Economic Slowdown On Region
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Since the early 2000s, East Africa has been growing at a rapid pace -- well above not only the global average, but also the Africa-wide average. The fact that it continued to grow strongly after the 2008/9 financial crisis hit the Western economies... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Banks to Review Lending PoliciesKenyan borrowers risk losing out on credit as commercial banks review their len
Kenya Banks to Review Lending Policies
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Kenyan borrowers risk losing out on credit as commercial banks review their lending standards in the light of growing political jitters in the run up to the country's 2017 presidential elections. Analysts say tighter credit is likely to choke... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Massive Increase in Feeding Costs Could Cripple Dairy IndustryThe Namibian dairy industry - teetering on the brink of collapse at the end of
Massive Increase in Feeding Costs Could Cripple Dairy Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Namibian dairy industry - teetering on the brink of collapse at the end of 2015 - announced last week at its first meeting of the new year that the total production expense basket of dairy producers has increased by about 28 percent in the past... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Micro Loans for Solar Pumps Are a Macro Step ForwardMicroDahab MFI, a microfinance subsidiary of Dahabshiil Group, has announced a
How Micro Loans for Solar Pumps Are a Macro Step Forward
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
MicroDahab MFI, a microfinance subsidiary of Dahabshiil Group, has announced a collaboration with SolarGen Technologies to create the first ijarah thumma Iqtina ("lease to purchase") sustainable energy product in Somalia. The initiative will enable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade and Industry On Black Industrialists SchemeThe Black Industrialists Scheme, which was launched by the Minister of Trade an
Trade and Industry On Black Industrialists Scheme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Black Industrialists Scheme, which was launched by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, and Deputy Minister, Mr Mzwandile Masina, in Pretoria provides key measures aimed at supporting majority black-owned manufacturing companies.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sisi Opens Social Housing Project At Hadeyek OctoberPresident Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday 06/02/2016 inaugurated the first pha
Sisi Opens Social Housing Project At Hadeyek October
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday 06/02/2016 inaugurated the first phase of low-cost housing project in Hadayek October area. Following the inauguration ceremony, Sisi visited a residential unit and listened to an explanation from the head... Read more
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ORF Wien
Umbau für neues Weltmuseum gestartet Über ein Jahr ist es geschlossen gewesen, seit heute wird Weltmuseum am Helde
Umbau für neues Weltmuseum gestartet
ORF Wien / Posted 2 minutes ago
Über ein Jahr ist es geschlossen gewesen, seit heute wird Weltmuseum am Heldenplatz nun umgebaut. Bei der Wiedereröffnung Ende 2017 wird es deutlich kleiner sein - ein Kubus auf dem Vorplatz soll es aber... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sisi Opens Several Services Projects, Residential Units in Sixth of October CityPresident Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurated on Saturday a number of services pro
Sisi Opens Several Services Projects, Residential Units in Sixth of October City
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurated on Saturday a number of services projects and residential units in Sixth of October city. Prime Minister Sherif Ismail attended the inauguration ceremony along with Defense Minister Colonel General Sedqi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sisi Allocates Egp.1 Billion Pounds for Building 100,000 Economical Housing UnitsPresident Abdel Fattah El Sisi has ordered the construction of another 100,000
Sisi Allocates Egp.1 Billion Pounds for Building 100,000 Economical Housing Units
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has ordered the construction of another 100,000 economical housing units to meet public needs by allocating one billion Egyptian pounds from "Long Live Egypt" fund for the project. In statements on the fringe of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Lunar New Year closes most Asian markets European shares have plunged to 16-month lows, extending an aggressive sell-o
Lunar New Year closes most Asian markets
Herald Sun / Posted 2 minutes ago
European shares have plunged to 16-month lows, extending an aggressive sell-off, while bond yields and oil also fell as investors shed risky assets on persistent concern over the pace of global growth. Data... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gold Coast Sheraton tycoon in Indian ponzi scheme probeTHE billionaire owner of the Gold Coast’s Sheraton Mirage Resort is being inves
Gold Coast Sheraton tycoon in Indian ponzi scheme probe
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE billionaire owner of the Gold Coast’s Sheraton Mirage Resort is being investigated by Indian authorities as part of a probe into a massive alleged land scam. Punjabi tycoon Nirmal Singh Bhangoo has become a big player in Queensland property... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Debt in Safe PositionPrime Minister Sherif Ismail said his government will fulfill its promises to a
National Debt in Safe Position
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said his government will fulfill its promises to achieve a breakthrough in the Egyptians' standard of living in a year and half. In press statements, he said the volume of foreign debt is in a safe position and that the... Read more
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Finextra
UK's Hello Soda launches in South East AsiaThe new FinTech venture which gives the firm a strategic foothold in South East
UK's Hello Soda launches in South East Asia
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
The new FinTech venture which gives the firm a strategic foothold in South East Asia, will operate out of Bangkok, Thailand and Singapore, and will specifically target key ASEAN economies, including Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Needs to Urgently Protect Cash ReservesRwanda needs to take new measures to restore and preserve its international cas
Kigali Needs to Urgently Protect Cash Reserves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Rwanda needs to take new measures to restore and preserve its international cash reserves, which have come under intense pressure in recent months, increasing the country's exposure to financial turbulence. While definite figures of the current... Read more
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Finextra
Old National Bank converts online and mobile platform to Digital InsightWithin 48 hours of its conversion, more than 40 percent of Old National’s custo
Old National Bank converts online and mobile platform to Digital Insight
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
Within 48 hours of its conversion, more than 40 percent of Old National’s customers had logged on to the new experience, which provides the latest in digital technology for online banking and iOS and Android mobile and tablet banking. “Our... Read more
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Finextra
Vescore AG goes live with SimCorp DimensionThe predecessor company of today's Vescore AG made the decision to enhance its
Vescore AG goes live with SimCorp Dimension
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
The predecessor company of today's Vescore AG made the decision to enhance its institutional client business in the summer of 2014 and selected SimCorp Dimension to support this strategy. The company has gone live with the new system on time and on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intel Vows to Sell Conflict-Free Mineral ProductsIntel Corporation will from the second quarter of 2016 ship mobile phones and o
Intel Vows to Sell Conflict-Free Mineral Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Intel Corporation will from the second quarter of 2016 ship mobile phones and other electronic items manufactured using "conflict-free" minerals. The American firm's products will bear conflict-free labels showing they do not contain minerals that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld resort embroiled in ponzi scandalThe Sheraton Mirage Resort and Spa on the Gold Coast was built by Christopher S
Qld resort embroiled in ponzi scandal
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Sheraton Mirage Resort and Spa on the Gold Coast was built by Christopher Skase. Picture: Pearls Global THE Sheraton Mirage on the Gold Coast is off the market and a former director in an Indian jail as authorities fight to recoup $10 billion... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Indian growth hits 7.3% in December qtrOfficial data shows rate of quarterly economic growth overtook China's in the s
Indian growth hits 7.3% in December qtr
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Official data shows rate of quarterly economic growth overtook China's in the same period. India says its economy grew 7.3 per cent in the last three months of 2015, a rate of expansion that puts the South Asian nation ahead of China's 6.8 per cent... Read more
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