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Blueprint For The Privatization of State Enterprises in Africa

#Nigerian Refineries Study Margaret Thatcher in the  1970s UK privatised most state enterprises because she believed that government has no [...]

Ex-Reserve Bank Governor Gono will not be missed in Zimbabwe

Former governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, Gideon Gono left the stage with little more than a whimper and for a loud mouth, attention [...]

Currencies of the diaspora-#BurkinaFaso

Burkina Faso is a poor, landlocked country that relies heavily on cotton and gold exports for revenue. The country has few natural resources [...]

Sheldrick, the Elephant Orphanage – #Nairobi

These are some of the cuties you will find at the orphanage. All the baby elephants here are rescued from the wild, catered for and groomed [...]

African Natural Wonders- #Animals

#Tourism Africa is unique because of its natural resources-Its animals The Cheetah mum catching an baby Impala. The young boy is smacking hi [...]

World AIDS Day #HIV

  By Global Information Network (GIN) Nov. 26 (GIN) – South Africa will mark World AIDS Day on Dec. 1 with a full palette of music [...]

Is #Russia stepping in for #USA in #Egypt

  MOSCOW  – The head of Russia s state industrial holding company said on Monday that Moscow had reached an agreement to deliver air de [...]

Nigeria has attracted investments of about N205.4billion ($1.3billion)

Nigeria has attracted investments of about N205.4billion ($1.3billion) into the retail sector within the last two years. Also for the first [...]

Times are changing-#Somaliland is ready for investors

By Editor #Hargeisa’Somaliland As a sign of times changing, the government in Somaliland is doing all they can to present to the world [...]

How bad is Robert Mugabe? The answer, in three scathing paragraphs

BY MAX FISHER #Zimbabwe Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe speaks to supporters. (Alexander Joe/AFP/Getty Images) The amazing thing about P [...]

#Boeing Delivers #Ethiopian #Airlines First #777-300ER.

by TUGAK TRIBOO • #Ethiopia Boeing 777-300er Source: africa.widmi.com Boeing Delivers Ethiopian Airlines‘ First 777-300ER 777-300ER [...]

Uganda economy recovered by 6%-IMF

#Uganda Summary by Editor IMF team was in Kampala recently for the first review of the Policy Support Instrument and concluded the followin [...]

#IMF recommends regional #Financial #Integration for #Ghana

#Ghana Summary by – Editor IMF team visited Ghana recently to review progress in regional financial integration. The team reported tha [...]

Making Monetary Policy More Effective: DRC scenario-IMF

The following  authors- Felix Fischer, Charlotte Lundgren, and Samir Jahjah have produced a working paper on behalf of IMF on Making the M [...]

#IMF team visits #Harare

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke The Herald Business Reporter A delegation from the International Monetary Fund is expected in Zimbabwe tomorrow to assess [...]

#IMF Mission to #Mozambique-economy to grow by 8.5%

  Natural resources extraction set to improve economy. Political instability recently may threaten all progress.Growth expected to be betwe [...]

OVER 2 MILLION PEOPLE IN ZIMBABWE WILL REQUIRE FOOD ASSISTANCE BY EARLY NEXT YEAR

  NEW YORK African Press Organization (APO) Some 2.2 million Zimbabweans will need food assistance in the pre-harvest period from January t [...]

Cameron unveils £200m Sukuk as UK leads way

London To comply with sharia law, Islamic investors are forbidden to receive interest Britain is set to become the first non-Muslim country [...]

Zimbabwe wants to export value added natural resources

A scattering of “brilliant” cut diamonds-Zimbabwe has to export value added gem not ore. Harare by NewsAfrica correspondent Init [...]

Foreign #Investment In #Nigeria’s #Stock #Exchange Hits $4.7 Billion

VENTURES AFRICA – Foreign investment, comprising inflows and outflows of foreign portfolios, in Nigeria’s stock market has hit N747 bill [...]

#Multinationals defrauding #Africa billions

#Multinationals defrauding #Africa billions. [...]

BHP denies blocking access to small South African coal exporters

BHP financial muscle is beyond doubt BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) rebuffed a report that it blocked the access of smaller miners to Africa’s bi [...]

‘Beelzebub’ property baron bids to rescue Air Zimbabwe

The property tycoon is reported to be good friends with Harare. British media hate him with a passion.They accuse him of greedy Nicholas van [...]

#IMF refuses to rescue Zimbabwe as Mugabe’s “Look East” policy falters

#IMF refuses to rescue Zimbabwe as Mugabe’s “Look East” policy falters. [...]

#IMF refuses to rescue Zimbabwe as Mugabe’s “Look East” policy falters

Harare NewsAfrica Editor THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) will not  be advancing any cash to Zimbabwe any time soon. Zimbabwe is d [...]

#Africa embraces Islamic bonds as #Nigeria goes first.

#Nigeria Islamic Africa set to embrace Sukuk. Africa is home to 400 million Muslims. Nigeria has become the first major economy in Africa to [...]

Crude oil expected to continue flowing from Africa-PwC

The trend of increasing crude oil reserves in Africa, which currently supplies about 12 percent of the world’s oil, is anticipated to cont [...]

Zimbabwe to have a $2b Platinum refinery plant

Work to establish Zimbabwe’s first ever platinum refinery is on course with feasibility studies for the plant having been completed, a [...]

Zimbabwe faces energy deficit

Apart from other operational matters,corruption has failed Zesa fro performing to capacity Harare -ZIMBABWE experienced a 17,69 percent defi [...]

Zimbabwe’s gloomy future as unemployment and prices rise

Zimbabweans should brace themselves for a sharp rise in unemployment and an increase in the prices of basic commodities, as President Mugabe [...]

Zimbabwe manufacturing in ‘dire’ state: industry association-CZI

Zimbabwe’s manufacturing sector is in a dire state due to poor infrastructure as well as shortages of capital, electricity and water, [...]
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