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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Turn to Financial Markets for Infrastructure Funds - RugundaGovernment will consider capital markets as a viable option where it can borrow
Govt to Turn to Financial Markets for Infrastructure Funds - Rugunda
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Government will consider capital markets as a viable option where it can borrow money to finance its infrastructure projects, Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has said. Rugunda told a meeting at Serena hotel in Kampala at the official launch of the... Read more
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Uganda Revenue Authority to Meet Kenya Authorities Over SugarUganda Revenue Authority (URA) is set to meet Kenya Revenue Authority officials
Uganda Revenue Authority to Meet Kenya Authorities Over Sugar
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) is set to meet Kenya Revenue Authority officials and the Uganda Sugar Manufacturers Association to decide on how to facilitate sugar trade in the region. The meeting will take place on the 9th and 10th of this month in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Basic Commodity Supply Shortage for New Year - MinistryThe monthly supply of palm oil has now increased to 40 million litres from the
No Basic Commodity Supply Shortage for New Year - Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The monthly supply of palm oil has now increased to 40 million litres from the previous 27 The Ministry of Trade said that supply of basic commodities has been increased to meet the ever increasing national demand. Ministry Public Relations and... Read more
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Byabagambi Hit Nail On the HeadUganda currently spends a big chunk of its budget on infrastructure development
Byabagambi Hit Nail On the Head
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Uganda currently spends a big chunk of its budget on infrastructure development, especially road construction. As a result, many roads are under construction across the country with hundreds of billions of shillings at stake. However, nearly 100 per... Read more
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Ethiopia Keen to Learn From Japanese ExperienceJapan has always been a strong and loyal partner of Africa and has remained ste
Ethiopia Keen to Learn From Japanese Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Japan has always been a strong and loyal partner of Africa and has remained steadfast in its support of the African cause. The Africa-Japan Business and Investment Forum aims to help strengthen ties among Africa-Japan business networks and to share... Read more
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Private Equity to Reshape Landscape of Namibian BusinessPrivate equity investment is set to reshape the landscape of Namibian business
Private Equity to Reshape Landscape of Namibian Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Private equity investment is set to reshape the landscape of Namibian business over the next five to ten years. Private equity is a broad term which commonly refers to any type of non-public ownership of equity or securities that are not listed on a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Danny Jordaan's 100 Days of Broken Promises and Scandal EvasionThe following remarks were delivered by Athol Trollip in Nelson Mandela Bay tod
Danny Jordaan's 100 Days of Broken Promises and Scandal Evasion
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The following remarks were delivered by Athol Trollip in Nelson Mandela Bay today, in reviewing the first 100 days of Danny Jordaan's Mayoralty in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. One hundred days into office, Danny Jordaan has disappointed and... Read more
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South Africa Is Open for BusinessSouth Africa has recently experienced a rather turbulent week which saw the fal
South Africa Is Open for Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
South Africa has recently experienced a rather turbulent week which saw the fall of the rand cause, amongst others, panic among investors, the South African corporate market and citizens alike. This came amidst statistics released by Stats SA which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Housing Delivery Target Still On TrackJohannesburg — Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged contractors
Housing Delivery Target Still On Track
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Johannesburg — Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged contractors and developers to rally behind the department to ensure that it can deliver its target of 1.5 million houses in the current five year period. The Minister said they were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Completion of Airports Remodelling Project to Gulp N100 BillionThe federal government would need not less than N100 billion to be able to comp
Completion of Airports Remodelling Project to Gulp N100 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The federal government would need not less than N100 billion to be able to complete the on-going airports remodelling project, a top official of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has revealed. The official said this whopping amount... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UBA Profit Rises 40 Percent As Half Year Earnings Hit N167 BillionPan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has announced
UBA Profit Rises 40 Percent As Half Year Earnings Hit N167 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has announced its audited 2015 half year financial results. The results showed strong growth in earnings and profits, as the Bank continued to benefit from its determination to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fidelity Rebrands, to Strengthen Focus On Youth SegmentFidelity Bank Plc on Thursday unveiled its new identity. The bank explained tha
Fidelity Rebrands, to Strengthen Focus On Youth Segment
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Fidelity Bank Plc on Thursday unveiled its new identity. The bank explained that the move was aimed at strengthening its operations in order to deliver superior customer satisfaction. It also explained that the rebranding exercise was to bring about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Again, CDMA Subscription Declines, As GSM RisesOperators of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) have continued to suffer setb
Again, CDMA Subscription Declines, As GSM Rises
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Operators of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) have continued to suffer setback in their business, due to continued drop in the network's subscriber number. The number has decreased from seven in 2003, to just two in 2015, making the operators to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Profit Taking Persists As Asi Declines By 1.60 PercentThe bear sustained its dominance on the Nigerian equities as investors continue
Profit Taking Persists As Asi Declines By 1.60 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The bear sustained its dominance on the Nigerian equities as investors continued to book profit on recent gains. At the close of business yesterday, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index declined by 1.60 per cent to close at 29,393.77... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
With 270 Heads of Cattle, 25 Sheep, Buhari Makes Asset PublicAbuja — Documents submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Code of Conduc
With 270 Heads of Cattle, 25 Sheep, Buhari Makes Asset Public
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Abuja — Documents submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) showed that the president had less than N30 million in his account as at May 29 when he was sworn in as president. As at the same date, his deputy, Prof.... Read more
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Incentivise Companies to Boost InnovationPretoria — Government should incentivise people so as to encourage them to be i
Incentivise Companies to Boost Innovation
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Pretoria — Government should incentivise people so as to encourage them to be innovative and succeed, says a representative of the Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS). Speaking at an Economic Policy Dialogue hosted by the Department of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gas Shortage Hits UgandaUgandans who use liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for cooking are having difficult
Gas Shortage Hits Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Ugandans who use liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for cooking are having difficulty finding any on the market, owing to a shortage in the country. One user said he looked for gas in every corner of Kampala, but could not find any filled cylinder. "I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inadequate Fertilizer May Hamper Bauchi Agricultural ProductionBauchi — Barely a month to the wind-up of the current rainy season, only about
Inadequate Fertilizer May Hamper Bauchi Agricultural Production
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bauchi — Barely a month to the wind-up of the current rainy season, only about 50per cent of the 10, 000 metric tons or 200, 000 bags of fertilizers earmarked for sale to farmers in Bauchi state have been made available to the users. The State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stop Rough Diamond Exports - KurotwiZimbabwe's diamond value addition company, the Zimbabwe Diamond Centre (ZDC), r
Stop Rough Diamond Exports - Kurotwi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Zimbabwe's diamond value addition company, the Zimbabwe Diamond Centre (ZDC), recently acquired diamond cutting laser technology worth US$1 million from India as part of its initiative to push for local cutting and polishing of the precious stones.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharp Drop in SA Power GenerationElectricity generated by South Africa dropped by 3.3% for July compared to the
Sharp Drop in SA Power Generation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Electricity generated by South Africa dropped by 3.3% for July compared to the same period last year, Statistics South Africa said on Thursday. The total volume of electricity distributed in SA for the month of July has decreased progressively from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Tax Deters South African TouristsSouth African visitors to Zimbabwe have been hard hit by the country's 15% valu
Zimbabwe Tax Deters South African Tourists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
South African visitors to Zimbabwe have been hard hit by the country's 15% value added tax for the tourism and hospitality industry. A hospitality industry executive has warned that South African tourists, already battling a massive decline in the... Read more
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Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs reportSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's i
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets. KEEPING SCORE:... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs reportSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's i
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 2 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets. KEEPING SCORE:... Read more
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Finextra
Silicon Valley trip teaches ANZ that it's OK to failBanks around the world still haven't completely nailed digitisation, ANZ Austra
Silicon Valley trip teaches ANZ that it's OK to fail
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
Banks around the world still haven't completely nailed digitisation, ANZ Australia CEO Mark Whelan says, opening the opportunity for financial services players that can get it right. Reflecting on a recent trip to Silicon Valley by 23 members of the... Read more
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Finextra
BOK and JCB agree on debit card issuing in PakistanThis international Debit Card will facilitate BOK's customers with the benefits
BOK and JCB agree on debit card issuing in Pakistan
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
This international Debit Card will facilitate BOK's customers with the benefits of both point of sale and ATM cash withdrawal across Pakistan and globally at locations in over 190 countries and territories. The signing ceremony was graced by H. E.... Read more
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Finextra
Two in five Americans use mobile banking monthly - ABA“It’s no surprise that mobile banking has become more popular given banks’ incr
Two in five Americans use mobile banking monthly - ABA
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
“It’s no surprise that mobile banking has become more popular given banks’ increased investment in this technology,” said Nessa Feddis, ABA’s senior vice president and deputy chief counsel for consumer protection and payments. “Smartphones and... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs reportSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's i
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 2 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets. KEEPING SCORE:... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs reportSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's i
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets. KEEPING SCORE:... Read more
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International Business Times
Nigeria's President Buhari lives 'spartan life' with only £98,000 in his bank account Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari revealed he has $150,000 (£98,361) in his
Nigeria's President Buhari lives 'spartan life' with only £98,000 in his bank account
International Business Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari revealed he has $150,000 (£98,361) in his bank account and leads a 'spartan life' as he attempted to further promote transparency in a country marred by corruption and graft. The president disclosed his financial... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs reportSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's i
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets. KEEPING SCORE:... Read more
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