Archive for January 8th, 2019

The Nkomazi special economic zone will contribute significantly to the industrialisation of Thempumalanga Province

| January 8, 2019

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says the recently designation of the Nkomazi Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Mpumalanga will contribute significantly to the economic and industrial development of the Nkomazi region and the province at large.Minister …

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DCI gained 0.29 percent year to date

| January 8, 2019

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) gained 0.27 percent during the week ending January 4, 2019. As indicated by Stockbrokers Botswana weekly report, the index closed at 7 874.41 points from 7 853.53 points the previous week. For the year-to-date, the …

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SOUTH AFRICA IMPROVES 2018 INDEX OF ECONOMIC FREEDOM

| January 8, 2019

PRETORIA, Brand South Africa has welcomed South Africa's improvement in the 2018 Index of Economic Freedom.

This comes after the Heritage Foundation has ranked South African 77th out of 100 world countries in terms of economic freedom.

In terms of …

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Rate of Crawl Revised

| January 8, 2019

His Excellency the President, has approved the recommendation by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning (after consultation with the Bank of Botswana) to maintain the Pula basket weights at 45 percent South African rand and 55 percent IMF's Special …

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Congo Opposition Campaign Says It Is Talking With Kabila Camp on Transition

| January 8, 2019

KINSHASA A Congolese presidential candidate's representatives have met with outgoing President Joseph Kabila's camp to ensure a peaceful transfer of power, they said on Tuesday.

Kabila's camp denied any such meetings had occurred since the December 30 election, for which …

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