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AllAfrica.com
Housing Deficit - FG Seeks Chinese FundingIn its quest to bridge the housing deficit in Nigeria, the Federal Government h
Housing Deficit - FG Seeks Chinese Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
In its quest to bridge the housing deficit in Nigeria, the Federal Government has solicited the support of China-Africa Development Fund (CADFund) to finance housing development in the country. Head of Service of the Federation (HoS), Mrs. Winifred... Read more
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Tie Dubai Signed As Startup Ecosystem Partner At Gitex 2016The Dubai Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE Dubai) has been signed on as
Tie Dubai Signed As Startup Ecosystem Partner At Gitex 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Dubai Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE Dubai) has been signed on as the Startup Ecosystem Partner for the upcoming Gitex 2016 scheduled to be held from 16 to 20 October 2016 in Dubai. As part of its partnership with Gitex, TiE Dubai,... Read more
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Airtel Uganda Softens On Airtime BorrowingKampala — For the first time in the Ugandan telecommunications industry, subscr
Airtel Uganda Softens On Airtime Borrowing
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Kampala — For the first time in the Ugandan telecommunications industry, subscribers will be able to borrow airtime more than once, thanks to Airtel Uganda's newly revamped 'Beerako' service. Beerako' is a service that allows customers to borrow... Read more
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Why Ikoyi Apartments Are Unoccupied - DeveloperAmid increasing glut in the Nigeria's property market as a result of the econom
Why Ikoyi Apartments Are Unoccupied - Developer
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Amid increasing glut in the Nigeria's property market as a result of the economic recession currently facing the country, the Chief Executive Officer of Sujimoto Construction Limited, a Lagos-based real estate development company, Mr. Sijibomi... Read more
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Govt Targets Single-Digit Mortgage Rates in New Housing InitiativeThe Federal Government is targeting the provision of mortgages at single digit
Govt Targets Single-Digit Mortgage Rates in New Housing Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Federal Government is targeting the provision of mortgages at single digit interest rates and long tenor as it plans to unveil a new housing finance initiative. Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, revealed this at the recently concluded 32nd... Read more
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Victim Testifies in U.S.$460,000 Fraud CaseThe trial of an Indian woman and her son accused of selling her late husband's
Victim Testifies in U.S.$460,000 Fraud Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The trial of an Indian woman and her son accused of selling her late husband's business, which was part of an unregistered estate resumed last Thursday with the complainant telling the court that he paid the pair $250 000. The suspects, Nighert... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Bolster Zimra OperationsGovernment will continue strengthening the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority's (zimra)
Govt to Bolster Zimra Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Government will continue strengthening the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority's (zimra) operations in an effort to fight corruption at the country's border posts, Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa said last Friday. His remarks come... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forex - Clamour for Improved Disbursement of $21 Billion RemittancesIn an apparent bid to enhance supply of foreign exchange to the bureau de chang
Forex - Clamour for Improved Disbursement of $21 Billion Remittances
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
In an apparent bid to enhance supply of foreign exchange to the bureau de change, BDC, segment of the foreign exchange market, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) last month directed that banks should sell $50,000 from proceeds of international money... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBD Development Faces ChallengesGaborone — There are still some challenges that need to be attended to towards
CBD Development Faces Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Gaborone — There are still some challenges that need to be attended to towards the development of Gaborone Central Business District (CBD), Minister of Lands and Housing, Mr Prince Maele has said. Speaking at CBD official launch on Friday September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank Windhoek Holdings Transforms Into Capricorn GroupWindhoek — Bank Windhoek Holdings Limited (BWH) took on its new name and brand
Bank Windhoek Holdings Transforms Into Capricorn Group
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Windhoek — Bank Windhoek Holdings Limited (BWH) took on its new name and brand at a stakeholder event on September 22, following the approval of shareholders at the end of August 2016 to officially change the name. BWH is now known as Capricorn... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA's Debt to GDP Highest Among Emerging Market PeersAt 48% South Africa has one of the highest debt as a percentage of GDP among em
SA's Debt to GDP Highest Among Emerging Market Peers
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
At 48% South Africa has one of the highest debt as a percentage of GDP among emerging market economies, according to an Allianz Global Wealth report. South Africa's debt per capita stands at R31 856 (€2 070) - which is significantly higher than the... Read more
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Sale of National Assets - Prepare for Mass Revolt, United Labour Tells FGBy Victor Ahiuma-Young, Dapo Akinrefon and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Organised Labou
Sale of National Assets - Prepare for Mass Revolt, United Labour Tells FG
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
By Victor Ahiuma-Young, Dapo Akinrefon and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Organised Labour, weekend, advised the Federal Government to jettison planned sale of national assets, to avoid mass revolt and civil unrest that will be worse than the anti-SAP riots of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Danish Envoy Commends Dar's Initiatives to Uplift Small FarmersKaratu — Danish Ambassador to Tanzania Einar Jensen has commended initiatives t
Danish Envoy Commends Dar's Initiatives to Uplift Small Farmers
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Karatu — Danish Ambassador to Tanzania Einar Jensen has commended initiatives to support farmers in the country, describing the move as an effective strategy to attain Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) number one and two. Goal number one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court of Appeal Dismisses MPs Oil Tanzania Ltd ApplicationThe Court of Appeal has dismissed an application by MPS Oil Tanzania Limited an
Court of Appeal Dismisses MPs Oil Tanzania Ltd Application
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Court of Appeal has dismissed an application by MPS Oil Tanzania Limited and its two officials, Amran Talib and Asile Mousud, seeking to oppose a decree for 2,563,675 US dollars (over 5bn/-) payments to Citibank Tanzania Limited. Justice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Nuclear Build Risk Is Not Yours to Take, Mr MolefeI find it quite alarming and disturbing when Eskom's CEO, Brian Molefe, issues
The Nuclear Build Risk Is Not Yours to Take, Mr Molefe
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
I find it quite alarming and disturbing when Eskom's CEO, Brian Molefe, issues statements that "South Africa's nuclear build programme doesn't need to be funded by the fiscus, and that there are potential financiers who would be willing to take the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Job Cuts Loom As 3 Banks Seek More Funds Over Biting Forex Woes, DevaluationBy Peter Egwuatu and Ediri Ejoh Three banks have to raise additional funds in
More Job Cuts Loom As 3 Banks Seek More Funds Over Biting Forex Woes, Devaluation
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
By Peter Egwuatu and Ediri Ejoh Three banks have to raise additional funds in 2016/17 financial year in order to meet and sustain their Capital Adequacy Ratio, CAR, which has come under pressure. This follows the devaluation of the Naira and a... Read more
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China Signs Zone MOU With UgandaGuangzhou — Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) and a Chinese firm, Guangzhou Do
China Signs Zone MOU With Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Guangzhou — Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) and a Chinese firm, Guangzhou DongSong Energy Group Company Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a Free Trade Zone in Sukulu, Tororo District. "This Agreement is important... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revenue Collection Triples Through Electronic SystemMusoma — Collection of revenue in the majority of district, municipal and city
Revenue Collection Triples Through Electronic System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Musoma — Collection of revenue in the majority of district, municipal and city councils has either doubled or tripled in recent months following the introduction of the National Microfinance Bank (NMB) e-revenue collection system. Already, more than... Read more
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Is Nigeria's External Debt of Investment Grade?As Nigeria reforms, restructures and strategizes towards pulling back the econo
Is Nigeria's External Debt of Investment Grade?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
As Nigeria reforms, restructures and strategizes towards pulling back the economy unto a path of inclusive and sustainable growth, it is useful to pay detailed attention to the sectors and subsectors. This is because while summary pictures succeed in... Read more
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Investor Demand for Treasury Bills Increases As Tight Liquidity EasesAs liquidity tightness eases, investors' demand for the treasury bills has impr
Investor Demand for Treasury Bills Increases As Tight Liquidity Eases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
As liquidity tightness eases, investors' demand for the treasury bills has improved to register an over-subscription after weeks of poor performance. According to the NMB e-markets report, liquidity tightness slightly improved as banks are now... Read more
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Local Firms Defend Govt on World Bank RulingThree local companies have added their voice on Tanzania Electric Supply Compan
Local Firms Defend Govt on World Bank Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Three local companies have added their voice on Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) move to seek annulment of International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) award for payments of 148.4 million USD to Standard Chartered Bank... Read more
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ORF Wien
Verlagsgruppe News baut bis zu 100 Stellen ab Die Verlagsgruppe News will insgesamt zehn Millionen Euro Sach- und Personalk
Verlagsgruppe News baut bis zu 100 Stellen ab
ORF Wien / Posted 3 minutes ago
Die Verlagsgruppe News will insgesamt zehn Millionen Euro Sach- und Personalkosten einsparen. CEO Horst Pirker präsentierte den Mitarbeitern am Montag ein „Überlebensprogramm“. 80 bis 100 Stellen sollen... Read more
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Reuters
On the Majestic Maersk, mega-ship dreams obscure cloudy future for shippingContainers are seen unloaded from the Maersk's Triple-E giant container ship Ma
On the Majestic Maersk, mega-ship dreams obscure cloudy future for shipping
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
Containers are seen unloaded from the Maersk's Triple-E giant container ship Maersk Majestic, one of the world's largest container ships, at the Yangshan Deep Water Port, part of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, in Shanghai, China, September 24, 2016.... Read more
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Harrow Times
Aldi to preserve 'significant price advantage' amid record sales of £7.7bnThe British arm of Aldi has said it will invest £300 million in store revamps a
Aldi to preserve 'significant price advantage' amid record sales of £7.7bn
Harrow Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The British arm of Aldi has said it will invest £300 million in store revamps after posting another year of record sales, although profits were again hit by the supermarket price war. The cash will be used to spruce up its fixtures for beers, wines... Read more
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FOX News
Uk Ceos Consider Pulling Up Stakes Because Of BrexitLONDON – A survey of company CEOs in Britain suggests that a majority is consid
Uk Ceos Consider Pulling Up Stakes Because Of Brexit
FOX News / Posted 4 minutes ago
LONDON – A survey of company CEOs in Britain suggests that a majority is considering moving some business away from the U.K. amid concerns about the country's future outside the European Union. Research by KPMG shows that three fourths of the 100... Read more
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Reuters
ChemChina seeks EU okay for Syngenta deal, decision due October 28Twitter initiates talks with tech companies over sale: source Twitter Inc has
ChemChina seeks EU okay for Syngenta deal, decision due October 28
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
Twitter initiates talks with tech companies over sale: source Twitter Inc has initiated talks with several technology companies to explore selling itself, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday, signaling the start of what is likely to be... Read more
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CNBC
Presidential debate and OPEC meeting set to weigh on Wall StreetU.S. stock-index futures fell on Monday, indicating a lower start to trade on W
Presidential debate and OPEC meeting set to weigh on Wall Street
CNBC / Posted 4 minutes ago
U.S. stock-index futures fell on Monday, indicating a lower start to trade on Wall Street as global shares fell ahead of the oil producers' meeting in Algiers. Crude oil prices gained early on Monday, after media reports cited the Algerian energy... Read more
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CNBC
Goldman Sachs cutting nearly 30% of Asia investment banking jobsGoldman Sachs is cutting almost 30 percent of its 300 investment banking jobs i
Goldman Sachs cutting nearly 30% of Asia investment banking jobs
CNBC / Posted 4 minutes ago
Goldman Sachs is cutting almost 30 percent of its 300 investment banking jobs in Asia outside Japan in response to a slowdown in activity in the region, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The Wall Street bank is reducing the number... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss financials find lucrative opportunities at homeCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Swiss financials find lucrative opportunities at home
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Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is copyrighted. It is intended for private use only. Any other use of the website content beyond the use stipulated above, particularly the distribution, modification,... Read more
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This is West Country
Aldi to preserve 'significant price advantage' amid record sales of £7.7bnThe British arm of Aldi has said it will invest £300 million in store revamps a
Aldi to preserve 'significant price advantage' amid record sales of £7.7bn
This is West Country / Posted 5 minutes ago
The British arm of Aldi has said it will invest £300 million in store revamps after posting another year of record sales, although profits were again hit by the supermarket price war. The cash will be used to spruce up its fixtures for beers, wines... Read more
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