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Tanzania: Finance Minister Emphasizes Importance of Avocado in Country’s Economy

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Citizen] Mbeya -Finance and planning Minister Dr Philip Mpango reiterated that avocado plantation has great role to play in the country’s economy, during his meeting with the crop growers in Rungwe, Mbeya region.

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Angola: Farming Census Budgeted At Usd 24 Million

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[ANGOP] Benguela -At least USD 24.9 million are to be invested for the holding of the farming census all over Angola, whose process is to kick off in March under a credit of the World Bank, said on Monday the head of the enquiry and census department o…

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Angola: Regional Museum of Archaeology Undergoes Rehabilitation

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[ANGOP] Benguela -At least 207.5 million kwanzas will be spent on the rehabilitation of the National Archaeological Museum in Benguela, ANGOP has learnt.

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Uganda: Kabale Market Will Be Rebuilt – Mayor

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Monitor] Kabale -The mayor of Kabale Municipal Council, Mr Sentaro Byamugisha, has said reconstruction of Kabale Central Market will go on as planned despite protests by a section of traders.

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Uganda: Masaka Market Stalls At Foundation Level for a Year

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Monitor] The State minister of Local Government, Ms Jennifer Namuyangu, has blamed the contractor for the slow progress of the construction of the multi-billion Masaka Central Market after finding it at foundation level a year later.

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Zimbabwe: Central Bank Governor to Present Monetary Policy

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[The Herald] The much-awaited 2019 Monetary Policy Statement is set to be presented tomorrow, The Herald can reveal.

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South Africa: Bosasa Govt Contracts to Come Under Scrutiny in Parliamentary Committee Probe

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[News24Wire] Facilities management company Bosasa will be put under the microscope by the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, the committee decided on Tuesday.

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South Africa: The New Dawn Must Be a New Deal

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Notes from the House] The New Dawn cannot be a continuation of the same failed macro-economic policies with a few adjustments, as suggested by the tone and narrative emerging from the processes being lead by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni. This was one…

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South Africa: Cosatu’s Budget Expectations Statement – 2019

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[COSATU] The Congress of South African Trade Unions looks forward to the upcoming Budget Speech. We expect the upcoming budget to set the tone and speak of ways to address the challenges facing the country and change the lives of the poor majority. We …

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South Africa: The ABCs for Mboweni’s Budget Speech

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[IFP] Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni will table the 2019/2020 financial year budget at a time of heightened anxiety about South Africa’s economy. The numbers simply do not look good. Low growth projections, high unemployment (particularly amongst the y…

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