U.S. Support for WFP Mozambique Programme

[AIM] Maputo -The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed an additional contribution of 2.7 million US dollars from the United States to support pregnant and nursing women, and people living with HIV (PLHIV) or TB on anti-retroviral trea…

[AIM] Maputo -The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed an additional contribution of 2.7 million US dollars from the United States to support pregnant and nursing women, and people living with HIV (PLHIV) or TB on anti-retroviral treatment in Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Mozambique and South Africa Extend Visa Waiver Period

[AIM] Maputo -Maputo, 20 Apr (AI) – The Mozambican and South African governments have agreed to extend the period in which citizens of one of the two countries can visit the other without an entry visa from 30 to 90 days.

[AIM] Maputo -Maputo, 20 Apr (AI) - The Mozambican and South African governments have agreed to extend the period in which citizens of one of the two countries can visit the other without an entry visa from 30 to 90 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nyusi Defends New Airport for Gaza

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday defended the planned construction of an international airport in the southern province of Gaza, on the grounds that this would have an enormous potential for stimulating economic development,…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday defended the planned construction of an international airport in the southern province of Gaza, on the grounds that this would have an enormous potential for stimulating economic development, particularly in tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Attorney-General Denies Delaying Kroll Audit

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Attorney-General Beatriz Buchili on Thursday denied that her office was deliberately dragging its feet in extending the deadline for the audit into the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Attorney-General Beatriz Buchili on Thursday denied that her office was deliberately dragging its feet in extending the deadline for the audit into the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Asset Management).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Minimum Wage Falls Below U.S.$60 for First Time in Decade

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The lowest non-agricultural minimum wage, for civil servants, has fallen below $60 per month for the first time since 2006. In 2006 it was $54.50/month, but by 2014 it had risen to $98.65/mo; for 2017 it has fall…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The lowest non-agricultural minimum wage, for civil servants, has fallen below $60 per month for the first time since 2006. In 2006 it was $54.50/month, but by 2014 it had risen to $98.65/mo; for 2017 it has fallen back to $59.51/mo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Mayor of Beira Withdraws Libel Suit

[AIM] Maputo -The mayor of the central Mozambican city of Beira, Daviz Simango, has withdrawn a libel suit against the daily paper “Diario de Mocambique” (DM), according to a report in the latest issue of the independent weekly “Savana”.

[AIM] Maputo -The mayor of the central Mozambican city of Beira, Daviz Simango, has withdrawn a libel suit against the daily paper "Diario de Mocambique" (DM), according to a report in the latest issue of the independent weekly "Savana".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Governor Asks Dhlakama’s Father to Help Secure Peace

[AIM] Maputo -The governor of the central Mozambican province of Sofala, Helena Taipo, on Friday called on regulo (chief) Mangunde, who is the father of Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the rebel movement Renamo, and asked him to help persuade his son to tra…

[AIM] Maputo -The governor of the central Mozambican province of Sofala, Helena Taipo, on Friday called on regulo (chief) Mangunde, who is the father of Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the rebel movement Renamo, and asked him to help persuade his son to transform the current truce into a definitive peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Beira Central Hospital Deep in Debt

[AIM] Maputo -Beira central hospital, the largest health unit in Sofala province, currently owes its suppliers about 80 million meticais (around 1.2 million US dollars, at current exchange rates), according to a report in the daily paper “Diario de Moc…

[AIM] Maputo -Beira central hospital, the largest health unit in Sofala province, currently owes its suppliers about 80 million meticais (around 1.2 million US dollars, at current exchange rates), according to a report in the daily paper "Diario de Mocambique".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique