Farmers Start Wheat Deliveries to Grain Marketing Board

[The Herald] Farmers have started delivering their winter wheat to the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) depots across the country. Most of the farmers who are delivering the crop are the ones who benefited from the Command Agriculture programme. Agriculture…

[The Herald] Farmers have started delivering their winter wheat to the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) depots across the country. Most of the farmers who are delivering the crop are the ones who benefited from the Command Agriculture programme. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Deputy Minister (Cropping) Davis Marapira confirmed that wheat harvesting had started in most areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Car Purchases On the Rebound

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -NEW car purchases in South Africa may once again rise as manufacturers and dealers go out of their way to tempt buyers through discounts, preferential interest rates and trade assistance.

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -NEW car purchases in South Africa may once again rise as manufacturers and dealers go out of their way to tempt buyers through discounts, preferential interest rates and trade assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hwange’s Coal Project to Boost Exports

[The Herald] After successfully launching Project Gijima – a rapid results initiative – Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), is banking on Project Gijima 2 to boost its export sales through selling of underground coal and coking coal to other countr…

[The Herald] After successfully launching Project Gijima - a rapid results initiative - Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), is banking on Project Gijima 2 to boost its export sales through selling of underground coal and coking coal to other countries in an effort to earn more foreign currency. Hwange, which is expected to reach 400 000 tonnes monthly production by December, is now pushing for an increase in export sales to earn the much needed foreign exchange for the coal miner to expand its operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Bemoans Central Vehicle Registry’s Outdated Equipment

[The Herald] The Central Vehicle Registry (VID) is using antiquated equipment donated in 1983 for metal licence disc production resulting in a huge backlog at the organisation. Director responsible for transport in the Ministry of Transport and Infrast…

[The Herald] The Central Vehicle Registry (VID) is using antiquated equipment donated in 1983 for metal licence disc production resulting in a huge backlog at the organisation. Director responsible for transport in the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development Mr Allowance Sango said this when he appeared before the Portfolio Committee on Transport and Infrastructure Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Khaudum Gets 42 Staff Houses and Other Facilities

[New Era] Khaudum -Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, last Thursday inaugurated new facilities in Khaudum National Park, which include a new park management station, tourist receptions with workshops and 42 staff houses.

[New Era] Khaudum -Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, last Thursday inaugurated new facilities in Khaudum National Park, which include a new park management station, tourist receptions with workshops and 42 staff houses.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Call to House Vendors in Unoccupied Buildings

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Informal Traders Council (ZITC) is appealing to local authorities to accommodate vendors in unoccupied buildings within the Central Business District as a way to curb the vendor menace. ZITC is a grouping of 15 vendor associat…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Informal Traders Council (ZITC) is appealing to local authorities to accommodate vendors in unoccupied buildings within the Central Business District as a way to curb the vendor menace. ZITC is a grouping of 15 vendor associations that ostensibly lobbies for best business practices, workspace, funding, training and social security. The organisation's project manager, Ms Agnes Magunje, yesterday said there was need to move vendors registered with council to some unoccupied buildings within the

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How a Bank Linked to President Enabled Hezbollah Bust U.S. Sanctions

[Atlantic Council] The same banks used by kleptocratic governments to divert state assets can also be used by terrorist financing networks. This is what has taken place at one prominent bank in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Individuals an…

[Atlantic Council] The same banks used by kleptocratic governments to divert state assets can also be used by terrorist financing networks. This is what has taken place at one prominent bank in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Individuals and entities subject to U.S. sanctions, in connection with Hezbollah, used the bank to move money through the international banking system, despite several warnings from bank employees that doing so could violate U.S. sanctions. This was not just any bank. BGFIBank DRC, the insti

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Rain Causes Damages in Mbanza Kongo

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -The rain that fell on Sunday in Mbanza Kongo, Zaire province, caused damage to some of the roads recently rehabilitated in this city, especially in the section that gives access to the 11 de Novembro neighborhood.

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -The rain that fell on Sunday in Mbanza Kongo, Zaire province, caused damage to some of the roads recently rehabilitated in this city, especially in the section that gives access to the 11 de Novembro neighborhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Equity Posts 3% Drop in Net Profit

[Nation] Equity Bank is looking to transactions income and regional subsidiaries to grow its earnings as the cap on cost of loans and a charged political environment cut its interest income and shaved its profit for the nine months to September.

[Nation] Equity Bank is looking to transactions income and regional subsidiaries to grow its earnings as the cap on cost of loans and a charged political environment cut its interest income and shaved its profit for the nine months to September.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya