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Egypt’s Bourse meets ADB on initiative to integrate Africa’s capital markets

Egypt’s Bourse meets ADB on initiative to integrate Africa’s capital markets

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) has received a mission from the African Development Bank in the wake of its membership of the African Exchanges Linkage Project (AELP), an initiative to foster
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Ethiopian Airlines dismisses New York Times’ wrong reporting on crashed aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines dismisses New York Times’ wrong reporting on crashed aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines, has dismissed as uninformed, incorrect and irresponsible reporting by the New York Times when it ran a story insinuating that the Ethiopian Airlines pilot, who was flying the
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Solar Vendors push for evolving fund to bring down cost

Solar Vendors push for evolving fund to bring down cost

Solar vendors under their umbrella body the Uganda Solar Energy Association (USEA) have asked the government to set up the Uganda Solar Energy Investment Revolving Fund arguing that it’s the
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Shoprite opens second supermarket in Nairobi

Shoprite opens second supermarket in Nairobi

Africa’s largest retailer Shoprite has opened its second supermarket in Kenya at the Garden City Mall in Nairobi. With more than 2 700 stores in 15 African countries, the Shoprite Group’s
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Eritrea foreign minister Osman Saleh (Left) and Somaliland president Musa Bihi at Somaliland presidential palace Eritrea explores economic relations with Somaliland March 22, 2019 10:19 am - Somaliland courtship of its regional neighbours continued as fresh push for Kenya to enter into stronger ties continues. Eritrea became […]
The East African Common Market Protocol provides for the movement of persons, travel documents and the free movement of workers in particular. Study Highlights Need for Free Movement of Labour in East Africa March 21, 2019 11:33 am - DODOMA – A new study has urged member countries of the East African Community (EAC) to adopt labour migration policies […]
Adam Elhiraika, Director of the Macroeconomics and Governance Division of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) Africa needs policies to protect its economies from vulnerabilities – ECA March 21, 2019 11:00 am - African countries need policies that can help build resilience, raise potential growth and inclusiveness if the continent is to achieve […]