Business & Investment

Tanzania: Mining Centres Boost Revenue Collection to Over 358bn/-

July 13, 2020 | Source: Daily News

[Daily News] THE establishment of mineral centres in the country’s mineral-rich regions has boosted revenue collection to over 358.9bn/-in the fiscal year 2019/20.

News in Business & Investment |

Tanzania: Mining Sector Revenue Collection Hits Record 470bn/-

July 13, 2020 | Source: Daily News

[Daily News] TANZANIA is set to attain the upper-income economy status from the lower-middle it attained recently if procurement of machines to add value to minerals and gemstones is speeded up.

News in Business & Investment |

Malawi: CSOs Ask Malawi Govt to Reduce Internet Tarrifs

July 13, 2020 | Source: Nyasa Times

[Nyasa Times] Some civil society organisations (CSOs) have asked government to reduce the cost of information and communication technology (ICT) services, especially Internet and mobile phones in view of the suspension of physical meetings.

News in Business & Investment |

Tanzania: Fcc Reviews 529 Consumer Contracts in Five Years

July 13, 2020 | Source: Daily News

[Daily News] THE Fair Competition Commission (FCC) has reviewed 529 consumer contracts for the past five years.

News in Business & Investment |

Namibia: 285 Mining Jobs Lost Amid COVID-19

July 13, 2020 | Source: Namibian

[Namibian] THE mining sector has lost about 285 jobs as a result of the Covid-19 imposed lockdown and state of the emergency regulations.

News in Business & Investment |

Malawi: Farmer Association Gives Two Karonga Health Centres Ppe

July 13, 2020 | Source: Nyasa Times

[Nyasa Times] Kaporo Smallholder Farmers Association in Karonga has given Kasoba and Mpata health centres personal protective equipment to enhance their response to Covid-19 pandemic.

News in Business & Investment |

Nigeria: EXPOSED – Nine Years On, Contractors Fail to Rehabilitate Railway Line

July 13, 2020 | Source: Premium Times

[Premium Times] On March 19 this year, eight officials of the Federal Ministry of Transportation and the Nigerian Railway Corporation huddled together in Abuja with representatives of three contracting firms handling various sections of the Port Harcou…

News in Business & Investment |

South Africa: The ANC and Business Are Still Talking Past Each Other

July 13, 2020 | Source: Daily Maverick

[Daily Maverick] On Friday 10 July, the ANC and Business for SA (B4SA) released policy documents outlining blueprints for an economic recovery. While finding common ground on a couple of points, they are still depressingly far apart.

News in Business & Investment |

Liberia: Mines and Energy Minister Fears Xenophobic Attacks in Mining Sector – Puts National Security On the Alert

July 13, 2020 | Source: FrontPageAfrica

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia — Liberia’s Minister of Mines and Energy Gesler E. Murray has warned that if care is not taken, the increase in social marginalization of Liberians at various mining sites around the country could degenerate into xenophobic …

News in Business & Investment |

Mozambique: Second Month of Falling Prices

July 13, 2020 | Source: AIM

[AIM] Maputo — The overall level of prices in Mozambique fell in June by 0.55 per cent, according to the latest figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE), based on the consumer price indices for the country’s three largest cities (Maputo, N…

News in Business & Investment |