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    23-Jun-2018 to 11:58

    Uganda Shilling continues fall against dollar

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda Shilling weakened to an all-time low against the US dollar during the week ending 22nd June.

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    22-Jun-2018 to 21:02

    Singaporean group cleared to run Libreville airport

    APA-Libreville (Gabon) — The Gabonese government has officially entrusted the management of Libreville’s Leon Mba airport to GSEZ Airports, a subsidiary of the Singaporean group Olam, which is active in the central African nation’s agribusiness and port industries.

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    22-Jun-2018 to 14:52

    Gabon: 2018 amended budget up by 3.7%

    APA-Libreville (Gabon) — The Gabonese government adopted on Thursday the amended budget for the 2018 fiscal year, which increases the national budget from 2673.8 billion CFA francs to 2773.2 billion CFA francs, a slight increase of 3.7 percent or 99.5 billion CFA francs.

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    22-Jun-2018 to 10:26

    FDI could help lift millions of Africans out of poverty - Report

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Foreign firms and investors in African cities can play a catalytic role in the development of the continent, according to a new report released on Friday.

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    21-Jun-2018 to 19:00

    Nigeria chases $2.6b loan to plug budget deficit

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria is seeking $2.6 billion loan to finance part of its $29.4 billion 2018 budget signed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday.

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    21-Jun-2018 to 12:30

    Uganda to borrow $20M for Uganda Development Bank

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The African Development Bank (AfDB ) is to extend loan of $20 milion to Uganda for capitalizing the Uganda Development Bank (UDB).

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    20-Jun-2018 to 18:30

    Israeli firm to build new residential zones in Rwanda

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda officials and representatives of one of the Israeli property developers, known as Mitrelli Group, on Wednesday agreed to build affordable houses in one of the Rwanda's capital city Kigali suburb targeting middle class community with lower income.

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