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February 14, 2017


Nepad-IPPF Sustains Key Role in Africa’s Infrastructure Development

The New Partnership for Africa’s Development Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (NEPAD-IPPF) has continued to play a leading role in supporting African countries to strengthen regional infrastructure connectivity, promote Africa’s integration and industrialization efforts.

in 2016 NEPAD-IPPF sustained the provision of grants for project preparation and development for complex, cross-border regional infrastructure projects in energy,"...

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February 13, 2017


Entrepreneurs, Top Execs Invest in Upscale Baronetcy Estate

Buyers in Baronetcy Estate in the upscale suburb of Plattekloof in Cape Town’s Northern Suburbs are building luxurious residences of grand proportions and design, investing between R20 000 and R33 000 per square metre on building their dream homes.

Averaging around 900sqm in size, quite a number of homes currently being built are from 1 100 to 1 500sqm, says Pierre Nel, Pam Golding Properties area principal.


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February 8, 2017


Import licences: List, quotas of products to be fixed next week

The list and the quotas of products to be subject to the import licencing regime would be fixed next Monday, said Tuesday in Algiers Minister of Housing, Urban planning and City, and Interim Minister of Trade Abdelmadjid Tebboune.

'The list of the products concerned by the import licences and their quotas will be fixed on February 13th, during an inter-ministerial meeting (commerce, finance, industry and agriculture) to be chaired by the Prime"...

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January 26, 2017


Wealth Fund Invests $180m in Angola’s First Deep Sea Port

Angola’s sovereign wealth fund The Fundo Soberano de Angola (FSDEA) has announced a $180 million investment in a deep sea port in Angola as part of its $1.1 billion infrastructure fund in the country.

“Investments in the industrial sector and infrastructure support trade in the sub-Saharan region have shown high rates of profitability and resistance to the risks associated with the countries on our continent. Allocating capital to maritime"...

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January 21, 2017


Abdelmadjid Tebboune takes office as interim Trade Minister

Minister of Housing, Urban Planning and the City Abdelmadjid Tebboune, on Thursday took office as interim Trade Minister during the absence of Bakhti Belaïb, who is undergoing medical treatment.

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika assigned on Wednesday, Tebboune, to act as interim trade minister.

During the ceremony of his installation, Tebboune said that he intended"...

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